Exploration Independence

Innovations that help solo travelers target the rise of single consumers

Implications - As consumers focus more on themselves with regard to living and entertainment, the rise of solo travel is being supported by apps targeted at the independent traveler. This shift denotes a preference for lifestyle accommodation that extends well beyond typical everyday experiences.
SCORE: 5.3
Mild Top 5 Examples: 6,915 Total Clicks Jul 13 - Aug 15
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Travel Companion Apps - The Wander App Helps You Find a Travel Buddy for Shared Adventures
SCORE: 5.2
Warm 3,005 Clicks Pub: Sep 3, 14
Travel Companion Apps
The Wander App Helps You Find a Travel Buddy for Shared Adventures
Traveling on your own can be a fun adventure, but if you’d rather find a travel buddy to come along for the ride, the Wander app will make it happen. While the profiles and interface of the... [More]
Crowdsourced Navigation Systems - This Interactive Map Helps Pedestrians Navigate City Streets
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 561 Clicks Pub: Aug 19, 15
Crowdsourced Navigation Systems
This Interactive Map Helps Pedestrians Navigate City Streets
‘Alleys’ is an innovative travel app that helps pedestrians navigate city streets via crowdsourced videos. Walking is one of the best ways to explore a new city, but it can be time-... [More]
Tourist Companion Apps - The 'Trippers Pal' App Helps Put Travelers in Touch with Locals
SCORE: 5.8
Mild 991 Clicks Pub: Jul 12, 15
Tourist Companion Apps
The 'Trippers Pal' App Helps Put Travelers in Touch with Locals
‘Trippers Pal’ is a tourist companion app that helps users meet locals and other travelers. For many solo travelers, it can be difficult to navigate a foreign country without a companion.... [More]
Temporary Roomate-Finding Apps - The Easynest App Lets You Share to Get Reduced Hotel Rates
SCORE: 4.6
Mild 1,352 Clicks Pub: Jul 30, 13
Temporary Roomate-Finding Apps
The Easynest App Lets You Share to Get Reduced Hotel Rates
The Easynest app is a an online platform that lets solo travelers get reduced hotel rates by sharing rooms. The web app connects travelers and allows them to split double rooms at hotels. Tourists... [More]
Interactive Exploration Apps - The Phigital App is the Perfect Companion for Adventuring
SCORE: 3.4
Untested 1,006 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 14
Interactive Exploration Apps
The Phigital App is the Perfect Companion for Adventuring
A pictures may be worth a thousand words, but there are also some things that you just have to experience in person—but the Phigital app gives you both. One of the first options users have when... [More]