Sam the Local

Sam the Local connects people to local insiders who can share stories and personal experiences while showing you around.
Where we're at?

Concept and business plan team may be incomplete.

Idea is formed project ready to launch.

Have paying customers adapting to market.

Growing company and users!

Our vision is to make experiences personal so that people can get to understand a place and its stories through in-person connections.

Sam the Local connects people to local insiders who can share the knowledge they have. The experiences our Locals provide are private and customized to each customer's preferences. We now have 60+ Locals that cover 12 languages and have many stories to tell, from the Kowloon Walled City to local food to tea appreciation.

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    Maggie Lau
    Originally from California, I moved to Hong Kong at the end of 2011. Since then, I’ve been working in marketing and dabbling around with design and... Read More
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    Anita Chan
    Since moving from California to Hong Kong in 2011, I have loved exploring the city, whether it is looking at tourist attractions or discovering loc... Read More