World Around Me

Contains ads
4.5
23K reviews
500K+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

★ Google Play Awards 2016 Winner ★
★ Google Play Best apps of 2017 ★

World Around Me is a unique way to find useful places around you - such as restaurants, ATMs, shops, bus/metro stations and more. WAM uses your phone’s camera to give you a completely new way of exploring a place, anywhere in the world.

When you point the phone's camera in any direction, then you will see overlays of virtual signboards onto the camera view in that direction. Augmented Reality is thus used to enhance the view of your surroundings. This helps you navigate intuitively to places of your interest, using your phone’s camera.

Features
✔︎ Search for places in 31 categories.
✔︎ Find all kinds of places around you using keyword search.
✔︎ Get useful info such as: WiFi availability, accepts credit cards, takes reservations, has outdoor seating.
✔︎ Check out user reviews, directions, phone numbers, opening hours, price tier, photos and more.
✔︎ Choose between camera, list and map views to navigate.
✔︎ Rank places around you by distance or importance.
✔︎ Get the real-time distance to a point of interest. Find out how near you are to a place even as you make your way towards it.
✔︎ Search and book hotels around you. Get useful information such as: room rates, features, availability, rating, review summary, star rating and description.

Find places like
◆ Restaurants | Bars | Cafes
◆ Banks | ATMs
◆ Movie Theaters
◆ Museums | Art Galleries
◆ Parks
◆ Gas Stations
◆ Metro Stations | Train Stations | Bus Stops | Taxi Stands | Airports
◆ Hospitals | Doctors | Dental Clinics | Pharmacies
◆ Gyms | Spas
◆ Hotels
◆ Shopping Malls | Grocers | Clothing Stores | Book Stores | Shoe Stores
◆ Churches | Mosques | Temples | Synagogues

Unique and Highly Rated
Used in over 200 countries, WAM is recommended by the BBC, The Guardian and National Geographic. Users love the unique camera view that lets them discover new places in a simple and intuitive way.

We hope you love our app as much as our users and we do! Install it today and let us know what you think.

Permissions:
Location is used to find local places of interest.
Camera is used only to show places in that direction.
Updated on
Jun 30, 2021

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4.5
23K reviews
Varaloba One
September 18, 2021
Used to be very good, but now it wants you to upgrade before giving any information, Euro 9.99 is far too expensive, especially when there are similarly good apps around, many free or at a reasonable cost, I understand the need to make money, but this price is far too high, so I am unistalling, not the best way to go from 5 star to 1 star!
28 people found this review helpful
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A Google user
February 20, 2019
This is the closest app I've used to the CityLens app on my Lumia back in the day of Windows Phone great app, keep up the good work guys. Oh in the "Tell us more" option it asked about booking flights, I guess that would be nice, but I don't think it's necessary.
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A Google user
April 19, 2020
So many places missing. I wanted an app for traveling and found this one to be so lacking in our local area that it would make no sense to even attempt using it somewhere we are unfamiliar. Great idea but did not get close to reaching the mark.
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WT InfoTech
May 21, 2020
Hello David, Sorry that you are facing this issue. We are working on improving the places database. Could you please share which categories were the most problematic? Thanks for the feedback, it helps us gather info to improve the app.

What's new

Lots of performance improvements and bug fixes.