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Check Out Our New Photo Galleries!

Check Out Our New Photo Galleries! June 24, 2011 | New Features | Read More
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the photo galleries on NileGuide must be worth a thousand wordy postcards from friends on travels around the globe. Just like those postcards, our new photo galleries give you a taste of the world’s destinations, restaurants, nightlife, things to do,...

Social Networking and Traveling Made Easy: Hummba.com

Social Networking and Traveling Made Easy: Hummba.com February 11, 2011 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
One of the best ways to get recommendations while on a trip is connecting with locals who live there on what are the “must-sees” all while avoiding those tourist-traps, right? NileGuide certainly thinks so. We’ve got a vast community of locals (via our trusty Localyte community and...

NileGuide Welcomes 10Best.com to its Expanding Travel Family

NileGuide Welcomes 10Best.com to its Expanding Travel Family January 31, 2011 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
As you may have heard, we welcomed a new member to our burgeoning NileGuide family last week. With the acquisition of 10Best.com, a site best known for its strengths in restaurant and attraction recommendations, we’ll be supplementing our NileGuide itineraries with new Top Ten travel recommendations...

NileGuide Announces New $3.5 Million Funding Round

NileGuide Announces New $3.5 Million Funding Round December 7, 2010 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
We have news: on Friday, we completed an SEC filing for a $3.5 million round. Our current investors – KPG Ventures, Tenaya Capital and Austin Ventures – all participated, along with some new angels. The funding will accelerate our run towards becoming the world’s leading provider of “for-travelers-by-locals”...

Announcing the Winner of our Travel Like a Pirate Contest

Announcing the Winner of our Travel Like a Pirate Contest November 4, 2010 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
Excitement at NileGuide headquarters! Earlier this week we drew a name and placed an important call to the winner of our Travel Like a Pirate Contest, providing this lucky person with the trip of a lifetime courtesy of the Hyatt Regency Aruba and JetBlue! And the winner is… SUE LANG of Treasure...

Got a travel query stumping you? Ask Locals!

Got a travel query stumping you? Ask Locals! August 24, 2010 | New Features | Read More
Despite the very best in online travel preparation, there will always be questions that no website, guidebook, best friend, or Travel Channel special can answer. From the “Guide-to-Go” toting type-A traveler to the fly by the seat of your pants “What’s Next” aficionado,...

New NileGuide Feature: My Places!

New NileGuide Feature: My Places! July 7, 2010 | New Features, NileGuide Updates | Read More
Here at NileGuide HQ, we pride ourselves on providing the best recommendations for eating, sleeping, drinking, and just plain doing on your next trip. Alas, we are not omniscient travel overlords, so we decided to open it up to you, our loyal users. Introducing My Places! With My Places, you can create...

NileGuide Acquires Localyte Platform and Community, General Awesomeness Ensues

May 11, 2010 | NileGuide Updates | Read More
We here at NileGuide HQ have known about this for awhile, but are now very happy to get to share this news with you – we have acquired Localyte’s platform and community! For those of you unfamiliar with Localyte’s platform, we encourage you to check it out and play with the service. As part of...

Flight Delays Demystified: The Inside Scoop from FlightCaster

Flight Delays Demystified: The Inside Scoop from FlightCaster April 29, 2010 | Travel Industry Perspective, Travel Tips | Read More
FlightCaster co-founder Evan Konwiser With flight delays and cancellations dominating the news in the aftermath of the Icelandic volcano eruption, we became curious about flight delays in general and how travelers can be smarter when planning travel to reduce delay-induced stress and inconvenience. ...

Psst – We Have a New iPhone App, What’s Next!

Psst – We Have a New iPhone App, What’s Next! March 23, 2010 | New Features | Read More
Here at NGHQ, we’ve been practically bursting at the seams, excited to tell you all about our latest little bundle of joy, the iPhone App What’s Next! What’s Next by NileGuide offers professionally curated, global travel content for over 290 destinations around the world, integrating location-based...
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