CSP hosted the Founder and Co-Founder of F5 Escapes, Ms. Malini Gowrishankar and Ms. Akanksha Bumb, for an interaction on “Towards Redefining Women Travel in India” in Chennai on 01.08.2019.
F5 Escapes is a unique startup travel company enabling solo and group women travel in India.
Excerpts from their session:
“We aspire to make women travel the length and breadth of India. If women start travelling, families will start travelling.”
“Our key features:
2. Responsible Travel
3. Cultural immersion
4. Focus on local businesses”
“Our aim is to make the local economy in India work while having a razor sharp focus in redefining the way women travel in India.”
“One of our success stories has been to work with organisations like YUWA in Jharkhand, where we undertook safety workshops for women football coaches and subsequently took them on a tour to Sikkim.”
“India’s Northeast remains a great traction for foreign inbound tourists.”
The event ended with Q&A session.