Tagged: traveling

Wirecard Teams Up With Turkey’s Flight Booking Agency Enuygun to Improve Purchasing Experience

Germany-based global provider of digital payments and commerce solutions Wirecard announced on Friday it has formed a partnership with Enuygun, a Turkey-based online travel agency for flights, to optimize digital payments for Enuygun customers. Wirecard reported that it processes incoming credit card payments on Enuygun for… Read More

Bitcoin.com Teams Up With CheapAir.com to Serve Bitcoin Cash Travelers

Bitcoin.com announced on Wednesday it has joined forces with online travel agency CheapAir.com to provider service for travelers using cryptocurrency. Bitcoin.com reported more than 4 million Bitcoin.com Wallet users will be able to access CheapAir.com’s booking engine from its mobile app. Both companies revealed that the… Read More

Traveling Platform Much Better Adventures Completes Seedrs Round With More Than £1.2 Million Secured

Much Better Adventures, a UK-based traveling platform, has closed its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs with more than £1.2 million. The platform launched the funding round last month and quickly secured its initial £500,000 funding target. As previously reported, Much Better Adventures claims it offers… Read More

Overfunding: Traveling Platform Much Better Adventures Quickly Surpasses £850,000 on Seedrs

Much Better Adventures, a UK-based traveling platform, has quickly surpassed its £850,000 funding target on equity crowdfunding platform, Seedrs. Founded in 2012, Much Better Adventures claims it offers unique adventures and experiences that are delivered by local hosts and guides around the world. “Our inspiring,… Read More

Visa Teams Up With Currencycloud to Offer New Cross-Border & Travel Payment Experiences

Cross-border payment platform Currencycloud announced on Tuesday it has formed a new partnership with credit card giant Visa (NYSE: V) to drive further innovation in cross-border and travel payments. The partnership will see Currencycloud aligned with Visa’s broader mission to help people make secure and… Read More

Fintech Platform For Travel Companies WeTravel Secures $2 Million Seed Investment to Continue Growth

WeTravel, a fintech platform for travel companies, announced on Monday it secured $2 million through its seed funding round, which was led by Berkeley-based The House Fund, Brett Wilson, the former CEO of TubeMogul, and other investors. Founded in 2016, WeTravel describes itself as an online platform for anyone organizing a group trip…. Read More

Update: Snaptrip Surpasses £1.4 Million Through Seedrs Funding Round

SnapTrip, a marketplace for people to discover the best last-minute self-catered holiday deals in the UK, has successfully secured more than £1.4 million from 150 investors through its Seedrs funding round. The campaign was launched this past fall, seeking £900,000. As previously reported, SnapTrip was founded in 2014 and currently… Read More

Overfunding: Snaptrip Achieves £900,000 Funding Target & Now Nearing £1.2 Million Through Seedrs Campaign

SnapTrip, a marketplace for people to discover the best last-minute self-catered holiday deals in the UK, has secured its initial £900,000 funding target and is now nearing £1.2 million from nearly 100 investors through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. Founded in 2014, SnapTrip offers users a… Read More

Update: Much Better Adventures to Complete Crowdcube With More Than £900,000 in Funding

With its Crowdcube campaign set to close on Friday evening, UK-based Much Better Adventures will complete the crowdfunding round with more than 900,000 in funding thanks to over 600 investors.  As previously reported, the company was launched with a mission to “unearth” the world’s best local guides, hosts, and… Read More

Overfunding: Much Better Adventures Quickly Secures £750,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube

Just days after launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, UK-based Much Better Adventures has successfully secured its initial £750,000 and has even surpassed £800,000 from nearly 350 investors. The company was launched with a mission to “unearth” the world’s best local guides, hosts, and places… Read More

CommunterClub Returns to Seedrs After Raising £2.3 Million in Venture Capital Funding

CommunterClub has returned to the UK-based equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs just after it raised £2.3 million in venture capital funding. The company launched its first crowdfunding round in 2015, which during that time had only £25 million pre-money valuation. Its pre-valuation is now up to £11,546,623 and… Read More

Update: Modobag Nears $300,000 As Indiegogo Employees Test Out the Rideable Luggage (Video)

With just seven days until its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo comes to an end, Modobag has successfully secured nearly $300,000 thanks to over 275 backers. Last month, the Chicago startup launched its initiative on the global crowdfunding platform to raise a minimum of $50,000. Within… Read More

Indiegogo Alum Bluesmart Carry-On Luggage Debuts on MoMA Design Store Shelves

On Monday, Indiegogo alum and connected smart luggage startup, Bluesmart, announced its first retail partnership with the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Design Store. Bluesmart’s suitcase is now on sale online at  for $399 and a limited supply will be on store shelves, in both the… Read More

Update: Carry On Luggage G-RO Surpasses $800,000 on Kickstarter

With just a little over a week since launching its already popular Kickstarter campaign, Travel-Light LTD’s “revolutionary” carry-on luggage, G-RO, has surpassed $800,000 thanks to over 2,300 backers. As previously reported, G-RO is described as a unique luggage system that is on a mission to evolved from the… Read More

Carry-On Luggage G-RO Scores Over $275,000 in 24 Hours on Kickstarter

Travel-Light LTD, an Israel-based travel and mobility company, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for its new carry-on suitcase, G-RO. G-RO is described as a unique luggage system that is on a mission to evolved from the shifts and changes in travelers’… Read More

Brief: CouProm Travel Forms Partnership With Crowdfunding Platform TravelStarter

On Wednesday, CouProm Travel announced that it has teamed up with TravelStarter offer its mobile app to all the travel agencies worldwide that wants to create an extension of their services pre-during and after visiting the destination at no cost to the agency, giving the travel agencies and independent hotel… Read More

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