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A travel guide that feels more like a travel book

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In a world increasingly defined by the synergy of travel and technology, an iPad application ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 3

Published 14 Feb 2014

Regular readers of FeedMyApp reviews will know only too well our love of the well-made travel application. We all have our favorites in the office but it's hard to believe that this colorful and comprehensive travel app for iOS isn't going to feature very strongly in all of our top ten lists pretty soon. MomondoPlaces offers free, in-depth city guides for seven of the most popular cities in the world. And while the app features a detailed study of each city, it's has a unique factor in that you can search for things to do based on the mood you are in. Momondo is rather like having a really good travel book with you at all times - but kept on your smartphone! And herein lies the app's other great feature. Just download the app and you can view it all even if you have no Internet connection.
The world of travel is dominated these days by apps for your smartphone or tablet but sometimes I hanker for a good opinionated travel guide to show me ALL the different aspects of a city - maybe something written by Bill Bryson would be nice. While MomondoPlaces can't deliver me Bryson, it does manage to deliver an app that has the same feel of a travel book. At the moment, the app serves up wonderful guides to seven top cities - London, Barcelona, Berlin, Copenhagen, New York, Paris and Rome - but, if these are anything to go by, there...