Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet Launches Free "Best of" Apps

Press Release   •   Oct 10, 2012 15:32 AEDT

Just in time for the new iPhone 5 and with holiday travel right around the corner, Lonely Planet has launched 5 free “Best Of” city guide apps.

iPhone users now have free access to Lonely Planet’s top picks for five cities across Europe and the USA; Barcelona, Rome, London, Paris and New York City.  These “Best of” city guide apps offer Lonely Planet’s top 10 choices for each city in specific categories. The categories featured include top 10s for eating, drinking and nightlife, sights, entertainment, and shopping.

These free “Best of” city guide apps are easily downloaded from within the Lonely Planet Travel Guides App which is available via iTunes and the iPhone App store. Once downloaded, users can open the app, tap the “Store” button, and tap “Free Stuff ”to access the 5 “Best of” city guide apps.

Lonely Planet is the #1 travel publisher in the world. The company has a long history in tech innovation, having been a launch partner with Apple, Kindle, and other platforms. Lonely Planet offers all of its titles as ebooks and boasts over 150 mobile apps, including the first country guides apps from a major publisher that work entirely offline.

For more information on Lonely Planet apps and eBooks, please visit http://www.lonelyplanet.com/apps-and-ebooks/

Lonely Planet is the world’s leading travel content provider. Started in 1973, we enable curious travelers to experience the world and get to the heart of a place via guidebooks to every destination on the planet, an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products and a dedicated traveler community. Visit us at www.lonelyplanet.com.