Ahead the Big Game SKOUT Sees Surge in Virtual Travel to San Francisco


More than 1 million people are expected to travel to San Francisco this week for the big game, but thousands more are virtually visiting to get in on the local excitement. SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle, has seen a surge in virtual travel to San Francisco within its app this week.

SKOUT, which saw more than 16 million virtual journeys take place in 2015, compared to the average number of virtual trips to San Francisco to the number taken on Monday and Tuesday of this week. On Monday, Feb. 1, Skout saw a 98% increase in virtual travel to San Francisco, and on Tuesday, Feb. 2, virtual travel to San Francisco was up by 100%.

SKOUT’s unique Travel feature allows its millions of users around the world to virtually travel anywhere in the world. Simply unlock any destination, such as San Francisco, and for 24 hours you can start connecting and chatting with people who are physically in that city!

Want to join the fun? Tap here to learn how to travel virtually in SKOUT!