It will help guide you to some of the amazing sites of interest - from bunkers and batteries to the more major sites like the American Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, and the amazing Pegasus Memorial Park, commemorating the British 6th Airborne. The app contains a wealth of practical and useful information for any traveller including museums, opening hours, toilets, etc which will help you plan your visit to this beautiful part of France.
*100 locations throughout Normandy
*7 countries represented over 100 locations
*Offering an historical guide to the D-Day landings, from the preparation to the breakout from Normandy
*Every location has been visited, extensively researched and photographed by Spot On Locations
*Content written by professional journalists with specialist background in battlefield tourism
*Fully researched, concise history on each beach landing - Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno and Sword
*Fully researched concise history on Operations Overlord, Neptune, Titanic, Jupiter, Goodwood, Bluecoat and Cobra
*All locations have also been categorised into 5 colour coded groups:
*Colour-coded pins (showing different location ‘types’ e.g. Cemeteries, Museums, Historical Interest, etc)
*2 ways to view the map either by colour code or by flag pins
Normandy D-Day 1944 is packed full of information, facts and stories of the ordinary soldier - the first Victoria Cross recipient, the first Medal of Honor recipient, the first British soldier killed on D-Day, the paratrooper who was buried with his dog, the first mass celebrated in an unoccupied France, the first radio recording by the British Broadcasting Corporation of church bells peeling out for freedom, stories of the horror that unfolded on Omaha Beach and stories of ordinary men doing extraordinary feats.
This app is a great way to learn about all aspects of the Normandy landings and the breakout which eventually lead to the liberation of Europe.
-Zoom to specific site locations
-Each location is colour coded and shown in List view as well as the Map view
-Colour-coded pins (showing different location ‘types’ e.g. Cemeteries, Museums, etc)
-Facility to toggle pin views between colour pins and flag pins
-Each location can also be viewed as a flag pin and is shown also in Access & Facilities page
-Favourites list page to shortlist your locations, helping you to plan your battlefield tour
-Favourites map page to show your locations, helping you to plan your battlefield tour
-Incredibly easy to navigate around the map
-GPS positions included for individual sites
-Photos can also be viewed in landscape and are zoomable
-Additional navigation facility available using online maps (Roaming charges may apply for this feature)
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This fully-functional guide is absolutely free. The full version (only $4.99) adds Text-To-Speech and expands articles with more information about attractions, history, culture, itineraries, phrasebooks and more. Listen to complete articles on the go with Text-To-Speech: double-tap on a word to start Text-To-Speech from the selected word or select Menu > Start Text-To-Speech.
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By Centre of Media Research, University of Ulster
History Space offers a unique way to experience this sublime cliff-top ruin on the North Coast of Ireland. Explore the grounds, the Temple, and woods to discover the music, art, legends and people that inhabited the space around you. Featuring an original soundtrack, imaginative gesture-controlled games, and the voice of the Earl-Bishop himself to guide you, History Space unlocks the remarkable, surprising and inspiring stories of this dramatic site.
Complete challenges to unlock secrets and music
Discover new History Spaces by exploring the landscape
Look through your device to reveal portals to stories and games
Capture and share images of your visit
Please note: All content - video, audio, etc. - is contained in the app so no on-site data connection is required.