Peek.com Launches In New Cities: New York, Miami And Orlando
Curated Travel Website Helps Users Discover and Book Activities in New Destinations
SAN FRANCISCO, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Peek.com is launching in three new cities today: New York, Miami and Orlando. Peek is a one-stop shop for travelers to discover and book amazing things to do in a new destination.
CEO Ruzwana Bashir is excited to expand the Peek platform. “I’m thrilled to bring Peek.com to New York, Miami and Orlando – three cities filled with incredible activities,” said Bashir. “Peek.com enables travelers to explore a place in ways they may have never imagined. Our team helps them throughout the booking process to make sure they have the most memorable experiences.”
Peek’s team of travel experts have handpicked the highest quality activities in each city, and curated insider travel tips from tastemakers. They include designer Tory Burch, chef Wolfgang Puck and TV personality Piers Morgan, who have all shared their favorite ways to spend a “Perfect Day” in cities they love.
New York: Peek.com is offering users access to hidden gems such as tours of Brooklyn’s breweries and the High Line’s food trucks, exclusive red carpet experiences at the TriBeCa Film Festival, and NY classics like skip-the-line tickets to the Empire State Building and the MET.
Miami: Peek.com users can choose to zip around the city on a Vespa on a street art tour, sail away on a privately chartered yacht, learn to rock the turntables with a private DJ class or take off on a seaplane for the best views of Miami’s skyline.
Orlando: Travelers can have lunch with an astronaut at the Kennedy Space Center, take an air boat ride to get up close to alligators, and book tickets to attractions that will put a smile on every child’s face: Disney World, SeaWorld and Legoland.
Peek is one-stop shop for travelers to discover and booking amazing things to do. With a focus on excellent customer service and a beautiful user experience, Peek.com provides travelers with a simple and stress-free way to book unforgettable activities. The San Francisco based company raised $1.4m in seed funding last year from Eric Schmidt (Innovation Endeavors), Jack Dorsey, David Bonderman and SV Angel. The company brings together 30+ years experience in travel and technology from the likes of Gilt Groupe, OpenTable, Google, Trulia and Symantec. For more information, visit www.peek.com.