Posts Tagged ‘iPhone’

App review: Spotted by Locals Barcelona

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by Laura Byrne Paquet

Lots of apps, companies, books and websites (including this one!) claim to point travellers to places a bit off the beaten path. Some are merely compilations of widely known information with a few quirky suggestions thrown in. But Spotted by Locals—at least, its Barcelona iPhone app, which I recently test drove—is the real deal. I […]

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App reviews: Falling for Niagara and Spotted by Locals London

Posted on March 30th, 2011 by Laura Byrne Paquet

Very tardily, I’m getting around to reviewing two cool iPhone apps that have crossed my desk in recent months. Sutro Media’s Falling for Niagara by Barbara Orr ($1.99) was just updated. It’s a comprehensive guide to this iconic destination, with a heavier focus on the busier Canadian side than the relatively quiet American side. It includes […]

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iPhone apps put cities in your pocket

Posted on February 2nd, 2010 by Laura Byrne Paquet


Heading to London, New York or Chicago soon? Looking for travel tips about the Everglades or Napa? Check out Sutro Media Guides, iPhone and iPod Touch apps that serve as pocket travel guides to destinations in North America and the U.K. While there are a couple of comprehensive guides, billed as “Essential” guides to particular […]

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