|Description||Social travel guide and planner|
|Seed, 1/2007 |
|Venture Round, 1/2009 |
Dieter von Holtzbrinck
tripwolf (http://www.tripwolf.com/de) is a personal online travel guide, which is also available on mobile phones as a travel app.
tripwolf combines traditional travel information from travel guides such as “Marco Polo” and “Footprint” with up-to-the-minute, high-quality travel tips from thousands of travelers from around the world. Users can download content on 50,000 destinations and 500,000 sites, restaurants, hotels and more and individually create a custom guide and then download the PDF. With over 400,000 downloads, the tripwolf iPhone app is one of the most successful travel guides on the market. At the moment, 72 guides to the most beautiful cities in the world are available as in-app downloads, and new guides are being added.
tripwolf is available in English, German, Spanish, Italian and French.
Founded in 2008, tripwolf GmbH is led by managing partners Sebastian Heinzel and Alexander Trieb and employs an international 15-member team based in Vienna. The MairDuMont Group, a market leader for tourist information in Germany and Europe, is a partner of tripwolf GmbH.