December 19, 2011 in Education (F)
[prMac.com] San Mateo, California - Family-friendly games and app developer Selectsoft is offering the educational iOS app Amazing Tours: Italy for the special holiday price of $0.99 from December 21 until January 1. Regularly priced at $2.99, Amazing Tours: Italy is a universal app for iPad(R) and iPhone(R) that takes you on a tour of beautiful sites in Italy. Read along with the text as you watch the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what you've learned. This special price will be available December 21 to January 1 on the App Store in the Reference category.
About Amazing Tours: Italy
From ancient tombs along the Appian Way to fashionable stores on modern promenades, a visit to Italy is like a trip through time! Experience the varied architecture that defines Rome, marvel at the many art treasures created by Michelangelo, Raphael, Botticelli and other great masters, admire the precision horseriding at the Piazza di Siena, and listen to the Pope. Then travel to Sicily, perched on the southern tip of Italy. Sicily has been a crossroads of trade and civilization for over 2500 years. Travel from the Greek theater of Taormina to the Valley of the Temples near Agrigento, join a grand religious procession in Trapani, immerse yourself in the architecture of Syracuse and more. Read along with the text as you watch the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what you've learned.
Visit: Appian Way * Seven Hills * Palatine Hill * 5th Avenue * Villa Borghese * Capitoline Museum * Vatican City * Palazzo Farnese * Palazzo Pamphili * Janiculum Hill * Messina * Taormina * Agrigento * Mount Etna * Alcantara Gorge * Syracuse * Catania * Trapani * Erice * Selinunte * Palermo * Monreale * Ischia * And More!
The app uses an intuitive videobook format that lets you quickly navigate with the swipe of a finger. Users read along with the text while watching the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what they've learned.
Take a virtual vacation with Amazing Tours: Italy, a fun and informative way to experience one of the world's favorite destinations. The special $0.99 sale price is a limited time offer that will be available December 21 to January 1 only.
Selectsoft is a division of MPS Multimedia Inc., a privately-held CD-ROM software distributor in business since 1992. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Selectsoft is a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, creating best-selling games for iOS, Nintendo DSi(TM) and Wii(TM), Android, Mac and PC. It's also one of the largest independent publishers of PC and Mac software, featuring licensed content from Broderbund, Disney, The Learning Company, Big Fish Games and many more. For almost 20 years, Selectsoft has been dedicated to providing affordable, fun entertainment for the whole family. Copyright (C) 1992-2011 Selectsoft. 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.