Comtravo Raises $23 Million for Business Trip Management: Travel Startup Funding This Week

A stand demonstrating Airbnb for Business in Berekley, California, in 2017, and illustrating the concept of business travel. This week, travel startups announced more than $60 million in funding for Comtravo, Tripscool, OStay, Cover Genius, and Verto Education. Airbnb Skift Take: This week, travel startups announced more than $60 million in funding for a business … [Read more…]

How to travel only with a small bag

If you’ve ever lugged heavy rollaway suitcases down a cobbled European street, or desperately tried to find a single Cliff Bar in the abyss of your massive backpack, you know that when it comes to packing for a vacation, most of us overdo it. Whether it’s infrequent travelers who check three bags for a two-night … [Read more…]

Best things to see at the Acropolis

The Acropolis is an extraordinary archaeological site comprised of several 2,500-year-old monuments, such as the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion, and the Parthenon. Being the greatest artistic complex coming out of Greek antiquity, visitors could do with some help to understand the Acropolis’ significance and appreciate its monuments’ beauty — especially if they are … [Read more…]