Localway for Android – free personal tour guide in your pocket




Walking around the city, especially a stranger, often want to close walked personal tour guide. What is this historic building? Are there any park? Where to go tonight? And where you can have a tasty lunch? For these (and other) questions will be answered Localway – guide to cities in Russia.
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Localway – a new project from the creators of the service search and purchase air tickets and hotel reservations Anywayanyday .

This is also a search engine, only in the service sector. He will help you navigate in an unfamiliar city and get to know your own. In addition to the official website localway.ru , the service is available in the form of application for users iOS, and for fans of “green robot.” And Localway for Android designed specifically for Lollipop – as comfortable and beautiful.
How does this work

When you first start you will be prompted to choose the place where you are or where planning to go. Guides are now available in seven major cities in Russia: Moscow and St. Petersburg (and vicinity), Kazan, Voronezh, Omsk, Chelyabinsk and Krasnoyarsk. Coming soon information about Sochi, Adler, Krasnaya Polyana, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod.
This is useful Localway

Local residents: you can find the nearest restaurant, gym or park, and see if there is, for example, in a particular mall cinema.
Travelers: information about hotels, attractions and museums; You can read the description, learn how much it costs to visit him and see the location on the map.
Lovers of outdoor activities: yacht clubs, skate parks, go-karting, paintball and not only – assembled a large database of objects for people who prefer dynamic pastime. You can find entertainment for everyone and find out what people think about this place other extreme.


One of the main chips Localway for Android – intuitive navigation.

Categories (swipe left open) sorting objects by functional accessories: hotels, restaurants, entertainment, shopping and so on. Tabs “The best around”, “On remoteness” and “Best in town” (swipe right) help to choose what you want for you. For example, if you want to have dinner, then choose the category “Restaurants” tab and the “Best in town.” Appear on the screen eating places of the city with the highest rating. And selecting the category “Attractions” tab and “Best around”, you will learn what the historical and cultural sites are within a mile of you.

The most important information – rating, pricing and distance – displayed in the card object. In other words, to understand the solution to your place or not, no need to open each.

If the subject interests you, click on it – displays more information: address, telephone number, picture, available services, reviews and more. Inside the card you can add the object to your favorites or to express your opinion about it (the red button with a plus sign).

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Also in object displays everything that is on its territory. For example, the opening page of Gorky Park, you can see all of it located in the facility: cafe, playgrounds, rental and so on. And the card of the Assumption Cathedral is immediately obvious that he is part of a complex Kremlin Palace.

To see what is next to the desired subject, you need to click on the address in its description. The map opens, where it will be shown in this location and the surrounding objects.

By the way, you can go to the map screen and the issuance of objects. To do this, Localway for Android made floating button: when scrolling top panel partially folded and the button to go to the card is reduced and slides down. Convenient!

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Smart Search – another Android-chip applications Localway. He just understands you perfectly.

For example, you write in the search bar (the icon in the upper right corner), the word “coffee” or “yoga”. The system will display all the coffee houses or places for yoga in this city. Are you using tabs and filters can decide where to drink flavored drink or meditate.

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Localway even understand such requests in writing that the user forgets to switch from Latin to Cyrillic.

Next to the search button you will find filters. Five of them:

category (see above);
services (what services you can get);
areas (which is in the desired location);
Metro (which is located on one or another metro line);
time (which can be accessed at a given time span).

Each card has an object icons services. Thanks to them, you can learn, for example, that the Moscow State Historical Museum is accessible to people with disabilities, is equipped with an audio guide, there are guided tours in Russian and foreign languages. The icons are clickable. Clicking on any of them, you’ll see other objects that provide the same service.

Filters are available in map mode.
Localway guide to cities in Russia
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Localway guide to cities in Russia
Developer: Localway
Price: Free

Localway – a free personal guide that is easy to carry in your pocket. Since it does not get bored and lose, and the new material design make the application really convenient.


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