Israel’s Jaffa Port, with Tel Aviv’s hotels in the background. Smartair, an Israeli travel startup, has raised a $6 million round of funding.
Dana Friedlander / Israel’s Ministry of Tourism
Skift Take: This week travel startups announced more than $46 million in funding. Of note, two of the companies, Smartair and Tastemakers, are making bets on Africa’s online travel growth. Meanwhile, online travel company Hostelworld has invested in Tipi, a software provider for hostel managers.