Foursquare City Guide

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About this app

Foursquare City Guide will lead you to the perfect spot -- anywhere in the world. Get helpful, positive tips from our trusted global community and keep track of where you've been and where you want to go, all in one place.

Looking to check in or become Mayor of your local coffee shop? Download our sister app, Foursquare Swarm.

With Foursquare City Guide you can:
-Join a community of people just like you who love to explore and seek out hidden gems.
-Read short tips written by real people all over the world. (No negative rants or businesses paying for positive reviews.)
-Make lists for any occasion! Keep a running to-do of neighborhood hot spots, or places you want to try while traveling.
-Add tastes, rate places, and lifelog where you’ve been to get hyper-personalized recommendations.
-Follow friends, brands, and influencers and uncover the best experience possible with millions of tips about off-the-menu items, speakeasy entrances, wifi passwords, and much more.
-Keep a history of the places you’ve been. Never forget a memory, photo, or the name of that incredible pizza place you went to while visiting Rome.
-Find exactly what you’re looking for. Faster.

A note on battery:
We've spent years developing the location technology that powers Foursquare City Guide, making it extremely power efficient. But, as with all apps of this type, please note that continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

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Updated on
May 1, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Location, Photos and videos and 2 others
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 5 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

468K reviews
Himanshu Kumbhat
June 5, 2024
Can't login most of the times. If I do manage to login, then email and phone verification doesn't work.
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Mugil Vanjinath
April 17, 2024
Terrible experience using the app, I'm not able to add my listing/edit the listing I added as a guide (because I wasn't able to add the business listing) glitches all the time and overall really poor user experience
10 people found this review helpful
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A Google user
August 3, 2019
4sq don't need to care about users, they make enough selling their tech to other companies. Their apps are just a poorly managed sales pitch for the above. The swarm split turned a vibrant community into a ghost town. They made all superusers re-apply, it's been two years since they first told me they would "send an email soon" and that message is still all I see when I check back. Every once in a while it will beat google maps for recommendations but it is rapidly becoming a nostalgia app only.
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What's new

Fixes an issue where notifications weren't being delivered.