And at the Zemi Beach House Resort & Spa in Anguilla, each solo hotel guest has access to a personal guide throughout his or her stay who suggests fun social activities on the property such as cocktail parties, communal dinners and rum tastings.RELATED: Discount airfare site Skypicker offers travelers new ways to find cheap flights While these programs are meant for more impromptu and casual meetings with other solo travelers, an app named Miss Travel, released over the summer, helps match its members around the world who are seeking travel companions.— did not murder me), and the second with a guy named Peter*, whom I’d met in Paris and serendipitously found on travel dating site Miss Travel a few weeks later (he didn’t murder me, either! For those who may not know, travel dating is kind of like Tinder, but instead of swiping right and left, you scroll through profiles — which also include photos and quick bios — and search by trip.In the case of Miss Travel, users can create and list trips with a few key details: destination, specific dates, and whether you’ve got an “extra ticket” (i.e.Conversations are a bit more loaded than those you’d have on other dating sites or apps, with fewer games of “Would You Rather” and more “So, what’s your travel style? Naturally, I now consider myself a low-key expert in travel dating.
Your call.bigger commitment than dinner and drinks."On our tours, all guests dine together and walk with each other every day. or prostitution" is what pretty much everyone told me when I first decided to give travel dating a go. But I’d made it a personal goal to be more adventurous in my dating life this year…Complete strangers can organize and book trips together before ever meeting."Just like any other dating app, our main goal is to create romantic connections between our members," Hannahmae Dela Cruz, public relations manager for Miss Travel told us.According to the 2015 Visa Global Travel Intentions Study, solo travel is up 15 percent overall since 2013 and up to 37 percent from 16 percent for first-time travelers.