Best apps and websites…
For on-demand travel experiences
GetMyBoat makes it easy to get out on the water. Boat owners in 184 countries have listed 180,000 vessels, ranging from paddleboards to captained yachts, and users can choose between rentals, charters, lessons, tours, and package adventures.
Swimply might be proof that we’ve hit peak sharing economy. The app connects you with pool owners willing to rent you access. It works a lot like an Airbnb rental, except with swimsuits.
DayUse.com can help tired travelers in need of a nap, shower, or simply a place to relax during daylight hours. Participating hotels and resorts offer rooms at up to 75 percent off overnight rates. Access to amenities is usually included.
Authenticook.com offers a new twist for tourists in India: private households across the country willing to host you for dinner. Cooking tips are often part of the experience.
Source: The New York Times