Delivered by Forbes Travel Guide, Startle is an online home for you to find the most outstanding places when planning your next luxury travel escape. The unique platform combines content from expert Forbes Travel Guide writers, curated lists from restaurant, spa and tastemakers, and provides insider deals for the most lavish travelers.
Startle is launching in 72 U.S. markets and in Hong Kong, Macau, Beijing, Singapore and the Dominican Republic. Through these markets the online travel expert provides reviews from the Forbes Travel Guide Inspectors. These inspectors visit every hotel, restaurant and spa they rate, anonymously and test every aspect of the establishment’s experience. The reviews provided are also non-commissioned and come from a place of un-biased reporting.
Because when you’re deciding where to spend your precious time and money, the experience should be exceptional each and every time. With Forbes Travel Guide’s Five-Star ratings as your guide, excellence in travel is what you’ll get.
If you’re looking for destination ideas, travel planning answers from experts or just browsing luxury travel escapes, why not look first to the ones that know best – Forbes, after all they’ve only been doing this since 1958.