In order to use all application features you should allow NearPlace to geolocate your position. Geolocation is the process of determining your location on Earth. NearPlace uses this to find places nearest to you, determine your position on the map and automatically set a route to a place.
The first time you use an NearPlace app, the browser you are using will ask you for your permission to give your location. On different browsers, the location sharing message looks different: