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Do you want to get our Bratislava Audio Tour (value 4.9 EUR) absolutely for free (gratis)?
You do not need to do anything else, just post the tweet or facebook status that you want to get our tour via the button Pay with your tweet and you will get the direct link for download of complete audio tour.
But hurry up, it is limited time offer. Promotion is valid till 31st of January.
Do not forget to became our fan on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest information about Bratislava and another promotions.
For nerds, here is some more technical information how the whole promotion works.
This promotion is operated via social payment system Pay with a tweet. You will need to allow this application to post the status to your Facebook or Twitter. You can recall this access anytime.
When you post the status, you will get the link to the zip file (40MB) posted on the service Dropbox. It is a great service, give it a try if you need to sync or share your files privately or for public.
We do year-end summary for Bratislava Audio Tour as well. We have started to use service provider Bandcamp for audio distribution about an year ago. You can benefit from this change also in the way that you can now listen to full audio tracks on the website and download it only if you like it.
It is now available in Amazon Kindle Store for the wide range of reading devices- from Kindle e-reader and PC to iPhone, iPod or iPad tablet.
Kindle edition of Bratislava Audio Tour e-book contains all texts used in our recorded audio tour. The content is enriched with pictures, map, GPS co-ordinates and selection of related articles from our website.
We see two ways how to use it:
You can use it as a complementary option to our audio tour tracks, scrolling through the the content while listening the voice of our very human narrator.
Or, if you use Kindle or other device with Text-to-Speech capability, you can use this feature with our e-book for self-guided tour around Bratislava without a need to download any extra audio files.
Among the other devices, our new Bratislava guide ebook is particularly great for reading on these devices:
We added the brand new feature to our website. You can now see a new button on the pages dedicated to individual audio points.
For example on the page about Main Square (Hlavne namestie), you can now find this button:
If you are the user of Foursquare, popular geo-location web service, you can add Bratislava Main Square and other our spots with the slingle button-click into your To-Do list. Foursquare To-Do list consolidates places you want to visit.
Later on, when you get nearby Bratislava center, the Foursquare application on your mobile can remind you to visit and help you to navigate to your To-Do spot, in this case Main square. Visit Foursquare blog post for more details.
Are you interested in augmented reality? If you are geeky enough, you can now try this new hit also with our audio tour around Bratislava.
Just point the camera of your phone on any spot during the making tour and application will show you how to get to the next audio point.
Don’t believe us?
Watch the short video bellow from Hviezdoslavovo square with Opera House.
It will show you how to get to the next point- Main Square or back to the St.Martin Cathedral.
In the demo, HTC Android phone is used.
If you want to test it, you need to run AugmentThis! application on your Android phone with GPS enabled. The application is still under developement so you might find it unstable on some phones. Run it on your own risk. You can find more about augmented reality on wikipedia.
If you do not need to see the route, you can find some audio points of our Bratislava guide also on another application called Layar. This application is available on both Andoid phones and iPhones with GPS. Use the layer Google directory where are most popular spots of our historical tour presented too.