By Ken Wood
Open iTunes to buy and download apps.
If you are planning travel to Israel, this is the travel app you absolutely must have. Awarded "Best Tourism App".
Like no other app, Israel Sites, provides a treasure trove of extensive information on all things biblical, historical, archaeological and cultural in Israel. If there is something significant about a site recorded in the Bible or in history before, during or after the biblical periods, it will be in Israel Sites. If in print, the info in Israel Sites would fill 1,400 page book. Its photos alone would fill a 400 page coffee table-sized book.
On more important sites, the information is accompanied by an additional collection of interesting photos, historic maps, and art—all scalable for close-up viewing.
260 of the top tourist Sites in Israel with full map interface, and complete biblical references.
60 plus Resources on culture and life in Israel,
A Notes section to journal and email your own thoughts and photos while in Israel,
Original instrumental Music from the award-winning album, Portals To Heaven.
The purpose of Israel Sites is to enrich each person's experience while in Israel and deepen their connection with their faith and with Israel. The enrichment process can begin before one travels to Israel or continue after one returns home.
Veteran tour guides will benefit from Israel Sites extensive research. Tour operators can enhance their client's experience by gifting the app or by encouraging each tour participant to download a copy of the Israel Sites app on their iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches. They will be some of the most informed guides and tourists in Israel with excellent, in-depth information at their fingertips for ready reference.
The increased client satisfaction rates Israel Sites will generate for tour operators, will translate into stronger recommendations and repeat business.
Ministers, Rabbis, Bible teachers and students will find its vast database of information and inspirational insights useful for sermons, lessons and research papers.
The Israel Sites research and editorial team includes many who have either lived in Israel, conducted tours, written about or traveled in the Holy Land. All have a love for Israel. The team has poured over study manuals, travel guides, encyclopedias, histories, source documents, archeological field reports, websites, Bible dictionaries, and the Bible itself, to make sure the Israel Sites app user gets information that is thorough, inspirational and even entertaining.
More information is available at www.israelsites.org.
What's New in Version 1.2
* Fix a bug where it would ask for registration on every startup
* Fix a bug where quick scroll in sites list wasn't working properly