Memorial Day is fast approaching, and what better way to kick-off the unofficial start of the summer season than with a travel itinerary from Bend-based startup Locals Compass?

We are teaming up with Locals Compass, a travel marketplace that connects travelers with locals for personalized travel itineraries, to offer special discounts for StartupBend readers. Simply enter the discount code startupbend at checkout to receive 50% off your itinerary purchase.

Locals Compass is also offering free itineraries for three lucky winners! If you want your chance at a free two-day personalized travel itinerary, all you’ll need to do sign up for the Locals Compass newsletter here.

Whether you live in Bend and need help planning your weekend, have friends or family visiting this Summer, or don’t live in Bend but will be making your way here soon, a personalized travel itinerary is a great way to maximize your time and navigate Bend from a local’s point of view. The Locals are experts in outdoor, adventure and family travel, and can design an itinerary based on your interests, travel style and even food restrictions!

Locals Compass Founder and CEO Zilaida Salgueiro

Also if you live in Bend and want to learn more about the company, you can see Founder & CEO, Zilaida Salgueiro, in action at EDCO’s May PubTalk. The event will be held on Thursday, May 25th at 5 p.m. at McMenamin’s in downtown Bend.

Kelly Kearsley

Kelly Kearsley, the co-founder of StartupBend.com, is passionate about startups, entrepreneurship and Bend. In addition to writing this blog, she creates content and manages content projects for global financial companies, tech firms and startups. She began her career as a newspaper journalist and later worked as a freelance writer. Her work has appeared in WSJ.com, Money Magazine, CNNMoney, MSNBC and Runner's World. See her work at kellykearsley.contently.com or kellykearsley.com.

You can reach Kelly by email at [email protected].
Kelly Kearsley