Seoul Travel Guide – Lonely Planet by Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd (iPhone)
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Released: May 25, 2009
Version: 3.0
Size: 24 MB
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Seoul Travel Guide – Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd
[ This app is no longer available for download ]

**Now with search and favourites to help you plan your day**
“Sets the standard for guidebook apps. Few can match its content and organization.” – USA Today
Over 10 million Lonely Planet apps downloaded


The world’s favorite guidebook, enhanced with iPhone-smartness
- GPS tracking and offline maps (so you can avoid data roaming charges)
- Hundreds of recommended places to visit & things to do
- Search functionality and ability to save your favourite points-of-interest for quick reference
- Extensive editorial content from our guidebooks
- All wrapped up in an intuitive, easy to use app where everything is only a few touches away


Aim straight for the heart of Seoul with Lonely Planet’s Cityguide on your iPhone. World-heritage listed palaces and shrines jostle against teeming bars and hazy, happy gogi gui (Korean barbecue) restaurants in this diverse, ever-changing city. Our authors hitched up their belts, gritted their teeth and scoured the Korean capital from Gyeongbokgung Palace to Namdaemun Market to create this essential guide.

KEY FEATURES

# GPS TRACKING & OFFLINE MAPS

- There’s no need to go online to find out where you are or where you’re going. Our detailed street maps are fully retooled for the iPhone with location awareness, multi-touch controls, full colour styling and six-level zoom.

# HUNDREDS OF RECOMMENDED PLACES TO VISIT & THINGS TO DO

- Discover the best of the city with hundreds of author recommended points-of-interest covering sights, shopping, places to eat, places to go out, hotels, activities and events.

- Points-of-interest include Lonely Planet reviews, practical information such as opening hours, address, contact details, and price range, and map

- Search, browse or filter points-of-interest by proximity, neighbourhood, or type

- Save points-of-interest to your ‘Favourites’ folder for quick access.


# SEARCH AND FIND POINTS OF INTEREST
- Full text search, search history and auto-complete so you can find all points-of-interest with ease.

# SAVE YOUR FAVOURITE POINTS OF INTEREST

- Save points-of-interest to your ‘Favourites’ folder for quick access.
- Perfect for planning out your day ahead

# EXTENSIVE EDITORIAL CONTENT FROM OUR GUIDEBOOKS

- City and neighbourhood overviews – Get a sense of the city and its neighbourhoods so you know what to expect and where you want to explore.

- ‘Things to do’ overviews – Hit the ground running after reading up on the local scene for shopping, dining, going out, and hotels

- Background information - Learn more about some of the city's key features and what makes it tick, with content covering history, the arts, the environment and more.

- Practical information – A need-to-know directory right at your fingertips. How to get around, money and tipping, medical services and much more.


# EASY TO USE

- Swipe to scroll through a full table of contents, dip into sections, and filter your selections with a flick of your finger


#LONELY PLANET IMAGES

- If you need some inspiration, just thumb through images taken by our award-winning photographers

+++ OTHER ESSENTIAL APPS FOR SOUTH KOREA +++
Check out Lonely Planet's new 'Korean Offline Translator'. You talk or type - it translates. All without internet connection or data fees.

Credits: 

Mapping data provided by Open Street Maps and Cartotype

What's new in version 3.0
☆ Search functionality
☆ Favourites folder
☆ New tabbed navigation
Our verdict: Ok
  • = Seoul Travel Guide – Lonely Planet has average ratings (3-star).
  • + It is currently 33% off its regular price.
  • + The app is also at the lowest price we've seen.
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