Gowalla Alternatives

    Gowalla is described as 'Discover, capture and share places and events with your friends' and is an app in the Travel & Location category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Gowalla for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Online / Web-based, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry. The best alternative is foursquare, which is free. Other great apps like Gowalla are Yelp (Free), Glympse (Free), openMarkers (Free, Open Source) and Google Places (Free).

    This page was last updated Jul 28, 2021

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      Foursquare is all about helping you find new ways to explore your city. Our tastes are different, so why should we get the same search results? The new Foursquare learns what you like and leads you to places you’ll love.
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      Yelp is a fun and easy way to find, recommend and talk about whats great - and not so great - in San Francisco and beyond.
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      Glympse is the easy way to safely share your location in realtime. No sign-up needed. No social network to manage. Just send a Glympse to anyone via email, SMS, Facebook, or Twitter. Your location is only shared for the duration you specify and then stops.
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    1. A new collaborative project to create open points of interest in all the world. You can add or vote your favorite places and you can discover the most voted places from other users, according to your budget!

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      No updates since 2013. See https://code.launchpad.net/openmarkers

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      Google Places allows you to browse nearby places in categories like Restaurants, Movie Theaters, Hotels and Banks. You'll see distance and directions to the destination, and if you tap on the listing, it'll show ratings and photos.
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      See who is around you right now and where to find them online! Viewbubble is a small geolocation application for Android, scan the area around you to get a list of people. Visit their blog, twitter, dating site or why not say "hi" directly with Viewbubble mail!
    2. GeoCha is a local interaction platform. It supports transient events like local chats as well as local publishing, local exchange and local collaboration. It's easy to create theme-based event maps for private or public use.
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    3. Kilroy is a location-based bulletin board. No user registration and posting can be completely anonymous. It allows you to tell other Kilroy users nearby about what you learn in the area.
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    4. BuzzE is a mobile social community. Unlike most mobile based social applications BuzzE is not about the next date or the next hook up. Just like a neighborhood BBQ BuzzE is a great place to kick back relax and hang out with smart fun people.

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      Delisted from the App Store and Facebook, website no longer exists

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      Not sure where your closest Starbucks is, or the beverage you want to drink? The myStarbucks App is here to help. This easy-to-navigate store locator lets you search by amenities and get directions.
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