Really slick app for exploring the possibilities of a FLX getaway. Love the AR feature – shows me what lies in store no matter which direction I'm headed. Great interface – smooth and simple with lots of info.
Corning, NY (Vocus) March 10, 2010
Finger Lakes Wine Country, in partnership with Discovery Anywhere Mobile, proudly announces the launch of the free travel application (app) for mobile devices. The travel app allows users to have information on wineries, attractions, restaurants, accommodations, and events in Finger Lakes Wine Country while also sharing their trip on social media. The app is one of the first in the travel industry to incorporate Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, into the trip sharing process.
The Finger Lakes Wine Country app places the user in the driver seat to plan the perfect Wine Country getaway. To plan a wine country trip on-the-fly or in advance, the app’s interactive, location-aware capability features hundreds of continually updated listings. One user shared his thoughts: “Really slick app for exploring the possibilities of a FLX getaway. Love the AR feature – shows me what lies in store no matter which direction I’m headed. Great interface – smooth and simple with lots of info.”
The user can plan an escape to indulge in wine tours, peaceful views and unique experiences by searching through hundreds of activity listings. The user can read, write and share reviews for hundreds of accommodations, restaurants, wineries, and events. See what’s nearby with location-aware listings. Call accommodation providers, wineries, and restaurants with a single (iPhone) tap. The user can share experiences while on the go and read others’ reviews with live Twitter updates. With the live interactive map the user can drive off the beaten path and discover hidden treasures. With this app, the options are endless and the opportunities are great for the user to build an on-the-fly Wine Country getaway that will fit every personality.
To download the app visit the Apple Store on your iPhone or http://www.apple.com and search “Finger Lakes.” The Finger Lakes Wine Country app is free to download. Applications for Blackberry and other mobile devices are coming soon.
Discover Anywhere Mobile creates iPhone, BlackBerry and mobile web applications for travel and shopping. To find out more about Discover Anywhere Mobile visit http://www.discoveranywheremobile.com.
More information on Finger Lakes Wine Country can be found at http://www.FingerLakesWineCountry.com. Finger Lakes Wine Country is arguably the most beautiful and affordable wine country destination in North America. Begin planning your escape to Finger Lakes Wine Country now at http://www.FingerLakesWineCountry.com. Download a free travel guide, build your own personalized itinerary, and discover your ideal vacation destination that is just down the road.