Discover Rome's art on your own terms with Artistic Churches in Rome
December 8, 2010 in Travel
[prMac.com] Rome, Italy - iRoma S.R.L., an developer of culturally minded mobile applications, today is pleased to announce the successful release of Artistic Churches in Rome - or iR Churches in short - for on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app was developed to provide users with a complete map based mobile guide which they could utilize to find and admire hundreds of priceless artistic creations within Rome's many ancient churches. Because it works both with and without an internet connection, this app is a perfect tool for any art enthusiast traveling to Rome. iR Churches is currently available for download on the Apple App Store for any Apple mobile device running on iOS 4.1 or higher.
Developed with the simple purpose of providing visitors to Rome with a personal mobile tour guide, iR Churches is all Roman art admirers need in order to efficiently navigate the city's streets to find all the works of art it's many churches hold. This app contains much more than maps to guide users through Rome to its artwork. Over 140 beautiful Churches are profiled and cataloged via digital information cards. Each card provides users with church descriptions, historical information, trivial oddities, and most importantly a complete list of the art - including information on its creation and the artist responsible for creating it. Practical information such as convenient public transportation methods to reach any given church, as well as photographs of the church and artwork itself is included as well.
iR Churches represents a well rounded travel utility for Roman visitors not only because it plays both the role of navigator and tour guide but because of the breadth of information it allows users access to. Information on over five hundred individual artists as well as the location and history of their art is provided to users, and the app itself offers fifteen unique thematic paths that will lead users through a variety of Roman districts along various artistically minded routes.
Purely in terms of application design, iR Churches features an extremely smooth and simple user interface that places the maximum emphasis on the app's practicality as a navigational tool with an easy-to-use map feature. To add to it's usability, the apps interactive map can be view regardless of internet connection users will never be in jeopardy of loosing their way. A multi-tasking app created to allow art lovers to discover the beauty of Rome's many churches on their own terms, iR Churches is one Roman resource that no responsible traveler can do without.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.1 or later
* 52.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Artistic Churches in Rome 1.1 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Travel category.
iRoma S.R.L. is dedicated to providing culturally minded applications that allow travelers and Italian citizens alike a quality solution place the power of discovering Roman art in their hands. The organization is currently focused on developing art/ navigational applications catering to Italian location. Copyright (C) 2010 iRoma S.R.L. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.