LocalYoo is a new community that enables tourists and travelers a unique and unforgettable way to experience the place they are visiting. This is achieved by enabling them to easily connect with talented local people based on mutual fields of interest.
1. Search for your favorite Expert / Activities by selecting the city and your fields of interest.
2. Explore your preferred expert.
3. Book the activity for a specific date.
That’s it. Now sit back and relax. A confirmation email with all relevant details will be sent to you immediatly and a final approval email will follow within 48 hours.
LocalYoo offers the best local information in 3 different ways::
1. Public information and tips written by our local experts.
2. Private tips customized specifically for you by the expert you chose.
3. An activity or tour led by your chosen expert.
1. Choose your destination.
2. Choose your field of interest (optional) and results will provide you with the best local experts. The most popular activities will appear at the top.
3. Click on the activity you like to find out more information.
Click the "Order" button on the event´s page. You can then make your booking request. You will be asked how many people will attend and if you´d like any extras offered by this expert. To ask questions, you can send the expert a message. You will then be asked to provide your payment information. Important: You will only be charged if the expert confirms your order request.
All our experts need to confirm their booking. You will get the confirmation email within 48 hours. The email will also include all details and relevant information regarding your booking.
You need to book the activity and wait for the confirmation mail within 48 hours. If an activity is available only at specified time slots, it will clearly be mentioned inside the activity page.
You can pay through PayPal or any major credit cards.
The exact location will be detailed in the confirmation mail that will be sent to you within 48 hours.
If you can’t find what you are looking for, simply contact us with your request and we will do our best to match your specifics needs.
All our experts and activities have been carefully screened and hand picked by us. Nevertheless you should also read and inspect the expert page and reviews and make sure that you understand the nature of the activity. You are always welcome to contact us in case you have any questions or doubts.
This is the great part: Anyone can be a local expert!
- Do you have special knowledge about your city?
- Is there a great coffee shop that only you and your neighbors know about?
- Like to guide people through the city’s alleys?
- Have an interesting story about your city?
Contact us and let us know about it. We will meet you, validate your case and allow you to become a local expert and gain some money from your knowledge, stories and skills :)
Simply click on the "Be An Expert" Red link at the top of every page and follow the instructions.
Every expert creates their own profile page that details their unique activity/ story/ tour etc. and includes:
A few words about themselves.
A few places you like in your city.
Images of you and of your prefered places .
That’s it! Become an expert now and start monetizing your skills and knowledge.
We have a number of payments options: Paypal, Bank Transfers and more with time.
The important thing is to let us know your preferred option.
We pay our experts twice a month: at the 1st and 16th of each month.
At any payment point you will be entitled to receive money for all the activities that were conducted in the period the ended 48 hours before the payment day. i.e. at the 1st of each month you will be paid for activities done between 15-29 of the previous month and at the 16th you will be paid for activities done between 30 (previous month)-14 (this month).
The answer to this question varies in different countries. The best advice we can offer you on this matter is to consult with a certified tax advisor in your region.
Each expert is responsible for managing his or her own taxes.