Turo Raises $30 Million More for Rental Car Bookings: Travel Startup Funding This Week

An example of a car available for sharing and rental on the marketplace Turo. This week, travel startups Turo, H20, Gtriip, Beekeeper, Immfly, Wishbox, and NannyBag announced more than $57 million collectively in funding. Turo Skift Take: This week, travel startups Turo, H20, Gtriip, Beekeeper, Immfly, Wishbox, and NannyBag announced more than $57 million collectively … [Read more…]

A Year’s Worth of Valentines

PSA: Valentine’s Day is next Friday. And can I be honest? I haven’t really given it much thought. Between our busy work schedules and our 2-year-old’s bedtime routine, we’re mostly lucky to get ten minutes together when we’re both awake. And while I am tempted to dismiss Valentine’s Day as a commercial holiday, I have … [Read more…]

Improve relationship through travel

No offense to the romance resorts and packaged passion vacations, but relational researchers actually have the blueprint for building healthier couples. After four decades of research with over 3,000 couples, Dr. John Gottman married emotional concepts with hard data, predicting success for all couples with over 90 percent accuracy. So when he and his wife … [Read more…]

weekly environmental wins

Sustainability projects and community efforts are underway around the world, and some are actually making big progress. That’s what this column is all about — the good news, the wins, the stuff that brings a tear to your eye and keeps that inner flame burning. For this week’s inaugural column, we look at outdoor brands. … [Read more…]