September 15, 2010 in Travel (E)
[prMac.com] Montreal, (QC) Canada - mTrip recently reached its two month anniversary with 300,000 customer downloads and shortly thereafter released three new city guides to accommodate its growing list of fans. The new city guides include Dublin, Munich and Istanbul.
mTrip now has 14 US and European city guides available in the App Store. The city guides include: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Munich, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris, Rome, Venice, Vienna, Istanbul, Dublin, Chicago, New York, San Francisco and Washington.
mTrip recently released new features and updates on the guide, including a currency converter, multi-tasking, a global search function, the ability for users to edit/delete points of interest added to the travel guide, as well as new design features on the map/directions. The new features are available on all city guides, including the new ones, Dublin, Munich and Istanbul. All mTrip city guides are available on two platforms, iPhone and iPod touch.
As one of the newest travel guide apps on the market mTrip is up against the big guys but remains in a niche all of its own - travelers who seek the most innovative and unique way to travel the globe.
So how does mTrip incite the interests of travelers?
mTrip Genius does the thinking for you: Exclusive technology that creates the most personalized tour guide yet to be seen on the iPhone or iPod touch. With the travelers' interests, preferences, geographic locations and trip dates packed into its algorithm, mTrip Genius automatically creates the most customized trip itineraries.
Traveling in Augmented Reality: New technology that allows customers to throw away their maps and follow their phones to each of their trip destinations
Interactive Sharing features: Users can interact with other mTrip travelers by sharing their ratings, reviews, pictures, comments and updates within the guide. Travelers can show off their trips to family and friends by creating personalized postcards to be sent via Facebook and email.
Other features include: Map with directions via foot/subway, expert travel guide created by European travel publisher, Falk with traveler-generated updates. All offline with no roaming fees (except updates and sharing). For more information on the available city guides visit the mTrip Travel Guides website or the App Store.
mTrip publishes interactive travel guides for smart phones and portable devices, like the iPhone and iPod touch. Combining expert content from Falk Content and Internet Solutions (Falk CIS), user-generated content from world travelers, user-friendly functions and advanced technologies from the latest smart phone developments, mTrip is positioned to be the leader in interactive travel guides. Copyright (C) 2010 mTrip. 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.