localyte

  • NileGuide Acquires Localyte To Add Local Sherpas To Travel Planning Site

    NileGuide Acquires Localyte To Add Local Sherpas To Travel Planning Site

    We’ve written previously about NileGuide, a one-stop travel planning site that allows you to create customized trip itineraries from over 30 different sources. Today, the startup is acquiring the technology of Localyte, a website and iPhone app that aims to connect travelers with locals in their destination to serve as guides or just to get advice. Terms of the deal were not… Read More

  • Localyte Launches iPhone App To Be Your Personal Sherpa

    Localyte Launches iPhone App To Be Your Personal Sherpa

    Travel site Localyte has a new twist on travel advice—the site tries to connect travelers with locals in their destination to serve as guides or just to get advice. Locals in communities around the world vary from professional tour guides who charge for the custom tours to everyday people who simply want to help folks enjoy their hometown as much as possible. Since late 2007, Localyte… Read More