Paying for vacations in luxe destinations like the Maldives are possible with cryptocurrency with … [+] the new service Concierge.
Vaccine distribution, at least in the U.S., is on the rise dovetailing with increased demand for international travel. Add to that the increase in the number of cryptocurrency millionaires, from 15,000 a year ago to 100,000 today, their desire to pay in those currencies and the need for highly personalized travel arrangement and the result is the new service Concierge launching from the travel site Travala.com today.
“Demand for a luxury travel product within the crypto market has been there for a while, the current bull run has just solidified this, with more crypto millionaires being created almost weekly,” explains Travala.com CEO and co-founder Juan Otero. “This audience can now turn their attention away from price and instead focus on living out experiences they once could only have dreamed of. Crypto users who have made such gains are already booking these experiences with luxury travel agents, but we’re now giving them a way to pay with their favorite currency directly—we expect most will be Bitcoin- and receive the same service and experience they would with a boutique luxury travel agency…