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    New Visit Dublin App available on iTunes

    New Visit Dublin App available on iTunes

    A new version of the Visit Dublin app is now available to download from iTunes and will be available for android phones later this month.

    The new app provides the most comprehensive visitor information for Dublin covering restaurants, tours, points of interest, visitor attractions, retail, hotels, festivals, events, special offers, hotels and more. All content for the app is driven through the Visit Dublin website www.visitdublin.com.

    At its core the app continues to utilise technology allowing visitors to use directional search to move around the capital and discover their interests. This powerful pointing technology performs filtered searches based on your location allowing users to access the information they want quickly and easily.

    Most importantly the app functions without network connections thereby there are no roaming charges.

    What’s New?

    Sync

    The user can receive up to the minute updates by syncing their phone. The user receives an automated prompt to do this after 5 days.

    Themed Walking Tour Podcasts

    Enjoy over 20 themed audio guides for FREE, including Rock n’ Stroll, Viking & Medieval Dublin, Dublin in a Day and Dublin on Film.

    Maps

    Integrated mapping negating the need to use mobile access to the internet to view maps 

    Plan My Trip

    Bookmark events, points of interest, restaurants etc. that you want to explore more and save them to your favourites to review at a later stage, helping to build your Dublin experience.

    Top Tips

    Seasonal tips and suggestions on what to see, do, and experience across Dublin.

    Events
    Up to date information on what’s on in Dublin. Search by category - free events, comedy, festivals and more.    
    Dublin Plus

    A dedicated section on Dublin’s villages:  Blackrock, Dalkey, Dun Laoghaire, Malahide, Rathfarnham, Howth and Dalkey. The visitor can virtually explore these areas specifically.

    New interface/visuals

    A number of features and content searches carefully selected for the revised app will allow the user interact with the functionality more efficiently.  A new icon driven interface throughout the app creates a more intuitive experience.

    Augmented Reality

    Enhanced use of the AR functionality will include prompts to special offers, restaurants and points of interest.

    Launched in later 2010 the Visit Dublin App continues to be a great platform for showcasing the wealth and depth of experience Dublin offers a busy visitor.

    Download the Visit Dublin app from the iTunes App Store today.

    The updated Android version will be introduced in October.


     

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