|Posted by moodhacker on March 21, 2018 at 5:40 AM|
Forget tourist buses and pre-arranged hours for guided tours. Now all the city and its most beautiful spots are within your reach in the most economic and ecological way.
Whether you are in town for business or leisure, and if you consider running a part of your life and do not want to skip training or just feel like walking, the new mobile application SightRunnin 'Greece is the best way to explore the city.
A must have app, an ideal Travel Health app for Greece, for" visitors with a connection to running, walking, or with a sporty lifestyle and mentality", its designers recommend .
Download it for free, pick the desired route, put your headphones on, tie your shoelaces and let the app guide you.
SightRunnin 'Greece is an innovative startup that combines running and sightseeing through an application for all of the country's guests who perceive sports as a way of life.
While you're running and as you get closer to the first point of interest through GPS, a museum for instance, you'll automatically start listening to its story and all other relevant info. Afterwards, the GPS will guide you to the next point of interest where you will hear the respective story and information.
In this way, you will run at your own pace to the best places and sights of the city, and you will know its culture and history, whenever you choose.
No internet connection is required
It is available in English and operates in the following cities:
- Heraklion and
- Chania, while, by April 1,
- Mykonos and
- Santorini will have been added.
Until the beginning of summer, it will be enriched continuously with new cities and will cover all major tourist destinations in Greece.
It will also include Nicosia, Larnaca and Limassol in Cyprus and will soon be expanded to other countries, offering similar tourist services.
The SightRunnin' Greece start up anoounced that Rights permissions for other countries are also available.