This is our launch press release that explains the motivation behind Globetrooper
Sydney, Australia – April 20, 2010 – Globetrooper is excited to announce the official launch of Globetrooper.com, a website for travellers to create their own trips, join others’ trips and travel the globe together.
Co-founders, Todd Sullivan and Lauren McLeod, stumbled upon the concept when they searched for people to join a trek up Mt Kilimanjaro. After posting ads on numerous websites and forums, they realised how difficult it was to meet people with similar travel aspirations. Upon returning from Mt Kilimanjaro, they made it a life-mission to help others find travel partners and make the most of their global experiences. Continue reading →