It's simple. Click the Get Started.
Complete the sign up wizard, preferably via Facebook.
On the Dashboard you can view your Friend's Been Places(Assuming they are registered in Bugyal).
If none of your Friends are there, invite a few, you get Reward 'Steps' as each Friends join.
Discover other's Travel Memoirs, ask questions.
Bugyal allows you to make Travel Plan, Itinerary, choose Attractions, Explore Nearby Places, Book Hotel, book Flight, choose Routes, see Dining options as part of planning, make Tentative plans and finalize them later. Through Been Places share your life's journey with friends, make a Dream Destination wishlist.