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December 21, 2010 13:29 ET

DK Eyewitness Releases Five New Top 10 Travel Guide Apps!

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 21, 2010) - DK today announced the release of new travel guide apps based on their award-winning EyewitnessTop 10 series, available now on the App Store. The first five 'DK Eyewitness Top 10' Apps, available for iPhone and iPod touch, feature the cosmopolitan cities of London, Paris, New York, Rome and Barcelona.

DK Eyewitness Top 10 guides are the world's #1 city guide series and with the release of these new apps, their trusted content is only a tap away. Each of these new apps incorporates DK's in-depth content along with geo-tagged mapping and showcases the very best that each city has to offer - from must-see historical and cultural sites and recommended restaurants, shops and entertainment to city walk suggestions and need-to-know travel advice. These apps also include a unique 'Inspire Me' feature that randomly picks out recommendations in five categories: Accommodation, Entertainment, Shopping, Eating & Drinking, and Sights, based on the user's physical location.

Features of the DK Eyewitness Top 10 Apps include: 

  • Up-to-date Eyewitness Top 10 content
  • Geo-tagged mapping with offline access
  • 'Inspire Me' feature with recommendations based on physical location*
  • Easy to use 'Search' feature
  • Bookmarks tool that allows you to easily save favourites and create customized itineraries
  • The ability to share points of interest via email 

*all currently available iPhone models have a 3G chip that makes this possible, while the iPod touch requires wi-fi connection.

The DK EyewitnessTop 10 Apps are available for $6.99 each from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at

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About DK Eyewitness Travel:

The world's bestselling travel guide publisher and leading content provider, DK Eyewitness Travel publishes inspirational and authoritative travel content across all platforms. From much-loved books to ground-breaking apps and a multi award-winning website – – DK Eyewitness Travel delivers the information travelers need in whatever format they want it. 

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