NICOSIA, CYPRUS – Founded under the basic philosophy of “Skip the Routine”, Loacal.com is an unprecedented travel platform, acting as a bridge between locals and travellers and providing a large range of activities that are unique to destination’s local lifestyle and provided by local people.
Loacal’s aim is to allow its customers to discover previously undiscovered places and drive them to experience how local people live. For all the explorers out there who enjoy authentic experiences, this platform will allow them to meet and chat with local people, try new food, listen to authentic music and enjoy local bars & meeting points as well as exploring various cities and regions with local guides and hosts.
With Loacal it will be easy for anyone to explore a city by joining a photography tour, learning the best locations and getting advice from an experienced local guide or find a culinary class and learn how to make most authentic flavours from the region in a few hours.
For the more adventurous ones, Loacal offers as well a large range of sports & outdoor activities such as rock climbing, cycling, scuba diving, surfing and hiking, providing a diverse number of ways in which you can explore a new place to match each traveller’s profile and interests.
Loacal.com has fully launched from its beta version with a brand new interface on February 7th with close to 450 new experiences provided along Cyprus and Turkey in many popular locations such as Istanbul, Antalya, Cappadocia, Ephesus, Izmir, Nicosia and many more.
During this year Loacal will also be expanding throughout Greece and Portugal with many more experiences coming soon.
“We are thrilled to fully launch our platform early this year” remarked Aysem Zorlu, CEO of Loacal “We are hoping to provide the perfect experience to everyone who visits our platform and we are working tirelessly to expand to new locations with the broadest range of experiences possible. The input we have received from our initial customers has been immensely positive and makes us sure there is a need in the market for a platform providing authentic experiences in a fast and easy way. We are looking forward to have more and more customers experiencing the Loacal way of travelling, so please do consider us when planning your next trip.”