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We collaborate with PH’s The Chui Show to tour the country’s culinary capital
Chui is very passionate about food. He does extensive research about each dish’s history and it’s inspiring to see that he has so much passion for what he does. As he said, every bite tells a story. It didn’t make sense to me until we went on this food tour. Lemi recognized The Chui Show […]
Introducing: Lemi Thank You
The concept of Lemi revolves around word of mouth recommendations — you go to a place because your friend recommends it to you. Mutual Benefit When you post recommendations on Lemi, you’re not just helping other people discover new things—you also become the voice of small businesses, showcasing their best parts and the little things […]
New on Lemi: Create your lists on web!
We know how much you enjoy sharing your experiences, so we rolled out an easier way for you to explore and create new content on Lemi. Our website is now jam-packed with more information and new features. Start creating your lists on the web today! Easy, Breezy You can now access your profile, explore lists […]
Lemi Intern Anywhere!
Calling all Gen Z! Lemi is looking for fun, creative, and committed interns who share the same passion for travel as we do! Lemi is a travel app designed to amplify word of mouth recommendations from around the world. We foster a global community of locals and travelers that support local businesses by sharing them with other people.
Creature comforts: Traveling far is not the only way to go on vacation
The hustle and bustle of the daily grind might burn you out, so it’s a good idea to take a break every once in a while. You need to go on a vacation, but you also want to skip the hassle of booking flights and accommodations and creating itineraries. If that sounds like you, you […]
It goes hand in hand: Is the zero-waste lifestyle necessarily sustainable?
What is zero-waste? Zero-waste is a lifestyle solution to one of the major problems in the world: massive waste that pollutes and destroys the environment. The goal is to create zero or next to absolutely no waste within the household and at the personal level. This means consumption without anything extra to throw away—no plastic […]
Local potential: Why you should support local
Supporting local is becoming a trend all across the globe–and for good reason! Beyond the Insta-worthy mason jars, rustic found-object furniture, and handcrafted finds is a budding empire built on positive support. Supporting local means helping build personal relationships, local communities, and the local economy.
The buzz works: Word of mouth recommendations matter
Would you stick to a review you just read off a random website over a recommendation from a friend? Probably not. Word of mouth recommendations matter because they are genuine and authentic, based on real experiences and willingness to share. People generally leave reviews online because of negative experiences, to bring an establishment down. It’s […]
Trip vs. journey: The better way to travel
The good and the bad Taking a trip lets you create micro-memories—short remembrances that might suffice for some. It’s quick, and it doesn’t take up most of your time so you can focus on other day-to-day tasks. A shorter period of time means spending a lot of energy, from taking an Uber everywhere you go […]
Unethical destinations: To go or not to go?
When you plan a journey to an unfamiliar place, you learn about the wonders of its culture, the things that make it beautiful, and also the problems its people encounter even before you go. A simple search online can easily turn up hundreds of reasons to visit—or not to visit—any destination. What do you do […]