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4 Jan 2016
“Alessandro - a fantastic Local Friend”
22 Nov 2014
“Good”
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Rent a Local Friend and Live the Local Spirit of different cities. Explore locals' favourite spots and get authentic tips, behind the touristic scene. Don't be a tourist! Be a local traveler!
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Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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+55 21 8020 3344
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Four hours of driving and walking around (comfortably, Alessandro has his own car) according to my interests and his recommendations. But, the absolute highlight, was an unexpected participation in a grill party with Alessandro's friends - it was not planned and not part of the...More

3  Thank SimoBar
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

I stumbled upon this service- and thought what a clever idea especially for a woman new to traveling solo. I sent an email for a "friend" in Brasil and never heard anything back. My advice- don't send a deposit until you have made contact. I...More

2  Thank Benni777
RentaLocalFriend, Proprietário at Rent a Local Friend, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2016

Hi there! I am sorry you had difficulties in getting a confirmation on time for your trip! We have just launched our app now, which will seed up communications between visitors and Local Friends, so please be welcome to try that out next time :)

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Reviewed 5 January 2016

Four hours of driving and walking around (comfortably, Alessandro has his own car) according to my interests and his recommendations. But, the absolute highlight, was an unexpected participation in a grill party with Alessandro's friends - it was not planned and not part of the...More

3  Thank SimoBar
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

When I was at Salvador, I had a good local friend and I visited a lot of good places. If I can, I will have a local friend when I will visit Salvador.

1  Thank Jorge C
Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

I stumbled upon this service- and thought what a clever idea especially for a woman new to traveling solo. I sent an email for a "friend" in Brasil and never heard anything back. My advice- don't send a deposit until you have made contact. I...More

2  Thank Benni777
RentaLocalFriend, Proprietário at Rent a Local Friend, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2016

Hi there! I am sorry you had difficulties in getting a confirmation on time for your trip! We have just launched our app now, which will seed up communications between visitors and Local Friends, so please be welcome to try that out next time :)

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