There's no reason you should have to share your trip plans with strangers just to get advice. And you shouldn't have to spend hours sorting through emails,forum posts,and advice sites just to find the golden nuggets.
Chances are your friends have already been there, so why reinvent the wheel?

Get friends to help you plan your trips

TripsByFriends automates the entire advice request process while ensuring nobody else sees your trip plans unless you want them to.

Collaborate and share with friends

TripsByFriends allow you to collaborate with your friends and organizes their advice online so you can easily share your itineraries with friends later (but only if you want to).