MakeMyTrip, the leading travel web portal
, has announced the launch of yet another social app - TripAlong. The application integrates social networks and maps travel itinerary to help connect with friends while travelling
Once a user enters the flight details, it notifies them about friends and acquaintance at the same airport or in the same flight and gives them a last minute opportunity to meet them.
Accessible from tripalong.in, a user first needs to register and then can link it to the Facebook and Linkedin accounts which will provide access to their friends already on Tripalong.
Keyur Joshi, COO and Founder, MakeMyTrip said: "This is a social application that will enhance the fun quotient of your travel experience. A unique platform to engage with old friends and meet new people".