Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Augmented Reality apps for Travellers

Travellers who own an Android phone or an iPhone can now have data on hotels, restaurants, Starbucks, landmarks, shopping offers and lots more at your fingertips. Thanks to augmented reality apps.

CNN suggests 10 fantastic AR apps that every traveller should know about. Some of them don't cost anything, free to download. Let me list just three.

1. Wikitude
Price: Free
Platforms: Android 1.5+, iPhone 4.0, Symbian with compass, Bada

2. Layar: ArchINFORM
Price: Free
Platforms: Android 1.5+, iPhone 3.1+

3. Lonely Planet Compass City Guides
Price: $4.99
Platforms: All Android

Check out CNN for details of the 10 fantastic AR apps. Travelling will never be the same again.

Image source: CNN


  1. This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I enjoy seeing websites that understand the value of providing a prime resource for free. I truly loved reading your post. Thanks!

  2. No iPhone neither bye bye! :p

  3. Tekkaus you are not alone me too no i see phone no Android phone hehe. tQ for the apps will come back when I get either one of them pretty soon.

  4. the first step for me to enjoy all these free cool apps is a new phone!! haha~~ :D

  5. Lina, cool, indeed!

    Couponsforzipcodes, thank you!

    T, gee, just too bad.. (for now?)

  6. Bananaz, yep! Bookmark the post.

    SK, so, getting one?