Awesome! Atlas Obscura Now Has An iOS App!

Atlas ObscuraOver the years, Atlas Obscura has been a great resource for finding interesting and bizarre sites all over the world.

They claim to be “The definitive map of the world’s extraordinary sights“. I’d definitely agree!

While planning our trips, I always visit Atlas Obscura to find out what sites are in the area. I’ve come across many interesting places thanks to them.

Some sites we’ve visited due to AO:

Yesterday, I received a very exciting e-mail from Atlas Obscura. Their iOS app has arrived!

The app sounds like an easier way to search for cool and unique things to do.

Some Highlights: (from the AO e-mail)

  • Explore the Map- Easily find unique places nearby or to help plan your next trip
  • Get the Backstory- Each entry has detailed information, photos, and tips from the community
  • Plan & Track Your Adventures- Create custom lists to organize your itinerary or bucket list. Use the “Been There” feature to track your progress exploring the wondrous world  
  • Add Your Discoveries- Contribute new places to be published on Atlas Obscura, and share photos and tips from your travels
  • Browse By Interest- Explore Atlas Obscura by whatever fascinates you. From history and architecture to art and natural wonders, get lost in the never-ending collection of off-the-beaten-path places

I’ve already downloaded their iOS app and can’t wait to try it out on future trips. While I can’t vouch for it yet based on my experience, I recommend that you do so too!

Find out more about the Atlas Obscura app here.

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