Maps.Me is testing a guide search platform

29 June 2018
The developers of the cartographic service Maps.Me, bought out in 2014 by Mail.Ru Group, announced the launch of a new platform, which will be especially useful for travelers. It is about Locals Maps.Me, which serves to find local guides.It is reported that the new platform will help travelers find a guide in any country in the world. To do this, users can enter their destination and dates of stay on Locals Maps.Me and wait for suggestions from local guides, who will be instantly notified. Also, users can search for a guide on their own using a convenient search engine. You can also find a guide through the map service app by clicking on the "What to do" button. For locals, the innovation will also be very useful. In addition to the opportunity to communicate with new people, the Locals Maps.Me platform allows earning by organizing tours of the city for tourists. Representatives of the service said that during the testing more than 500 guides have joined the project. Everyone can become a guide around their native city. To do this, it is enough to register on the official site of Locals Maps.Me.