Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) May 29, 2013
Turisme de Barcelona and Triangle Postals announces Barcelona Tourism Official Guide App 1.2 for iOS and Android. Barcelona, the capital of the Mediterranean, the Roman, Gothic and Modernista city, is today an example of contemporary architecture, art and design. The city of Gaudi is admired for its magnificent beaches and wonderful concert halls, is home to FC Barcelona and boasts a unique avant-garde cuisine of its own. Barcelona, with its 5 km Shopping Line is the paradise for all shoppers and offers many other things to discover in this complete app.
Over 1,000 Factsheets and 300 Photographs:
Turisme de Barcelona, with over 1,000 practical factsheets and 300 photographs, guides users through the cosmopolitan ambiance of the city and through its colorful districts; through the works of Gaudi, Picasso, Miro and Tapies, its wonderful beaches, parks and museums, and its cuisine, hotels, shops, theaters, music, sports and festivities.
Containing all the Practical and Essential Information:
As well as the Welcome to Barcelona practical section with all the necessary information for travelers, and the Essentials, with the city's Top 20 and its World Heritage sites, users can browse the Barcelona Official Guide application by areas of interest: the Gothic Quarter, La Rambla, El Born and La Ribera, Gracia, L'Eixample, Montjuic, etc; or by themes: accommodation, restaurants, shops, bars and cafes, museums, leisure, etc. Users can sort these factsheets by alphabetical order, by distance from their device, by areas or by other criteria such as price or type of cuisine for restaurants; dates for festivals or sports events; or specialties for shops.
Factsheets with Direct Links:
On the factsheets of each establishment users will find a fun and true description, as well as a direct link to the establishment's website and telephone number (and to connect or call automatically if the user is online), its location on a map of Barcelona, how to get there using public transport, its opening times and, if relevant, its prices.
Choose The Favorites and Prepare An Ideal Trip:
Everything has been thought through, including a section for favorites created by users to easily plan their trip to Barcelona based on their specific needs: travel budget, cultural, sporting, food interests... traveling with children or family, any physical or mental disability, available days, etc. It is even possible to use the BCN SHOP section in the section Welcome to Barcelona to buy air tickets and book accommodation online, book a guided tour or buy tickets to museums, monuments, fun fairs, the opera, classical music, ballet, flamenco, sports events, etc.
For travelers who are already in Barcelona, the Barcelona Official Guide App offers a useful city map, metro and Barcelona city sightseeing bus maps and others, as well as factsheets for every monument, building, beach or garden in the city to have all the information that is needed, interests or things nearby at hand and make the most of one of Europe’s most attractive cities.
- Requires iOS 5.1 or later // Android 2.3.3 or later
Pricing and Availability:
APP free until 21 June
and available worldwide through the App Store in the Travel category and Google Play.
Triangle Postals Website
Barcelona Official Guide. The city of Gaudi 1.2
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