Pub Crawl: Melbourne - Bar & Nightclub guide
By Adam Balzan
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Pub Crawl Melbourne is a app that will allow you to manage lists of pubs, bars and clubs around Melbourne. This app is powered by Foursquare.com so now you can also manage venues around the world. You can see details about any venue such as the venues Twitter account, Website, Phone number. You will also be able to read Foursquare.com users tips about the venues to give you an idea if you should kick on or skip this venue.
This view will show you all the pubs bars and clubs around you. The venues are ordered by distance (all distances are estimates as your location is never 100 percent). The Venues are listed with their names, address, distance and categories for the venue. You can Zoom In / Out using the buttons along the top of the navigation bars. You are also able to filter down the list by using the search bar at the top of this view. By selecting a row from this view you will be sent to the Venue's Detail page.
This view will show your location plus all the venues around you. By touching a pin you will be able to see the venues name and address. You can move around the map and press the refresh button on the top right to update the venues. By pressing the blue button you will be sent to the Venue's Detail page.
This view will display all the details about the selected venue. You can swipte through the images along the top of this screen then touch the Image to display the images full screen. This view will show the venues details, categories and tips from foursquare users. If you want to share the venue with Facebook, Twitter or Email press the action button from the top right of the screen, then select the sharing option and send.
You can view the venues website (where available else search the net for this venue). The foursquare venue page and the venues Twitter page (where available). The Map view will show your location and the location of the venue. From this map view you will be able to view venues near this location by pressing the Show Nearby button on the bottom right of the screen.
If you come across a venue that has a wrong detail or is not a pub, bar, nightclub etc then press the Flag button and select the correct option. This information will be sent to a server to be reviewed and used to improve the results for you and other users. Each time you start up the app this list will be updated from the server. You can force this list to be refresh by pressing the Refresh Flagged List option.
One of the key features of this app is the ability to store and manage venues in different Pub Crawls. A Pub Crawl is a list of venues that you did / will visit in a night. You can add the current venue to a new or existing Pub Crawl by pressing the Crawl button from the bottom toolbar, then selecting the relevant option and filling out the textfield as required. You can also automatically generate a Pub Crawl, this will select nearby venues and add them to a Pub Crawl with the current venue. The different Pub Crawls that you have created can be viewed and modified from the Pub Crawls section of the app. If you want to remove a venue from the Pub Crawl simply swipe the venue and press the delete button.
You can also Rate a Venue on its different aspects such as Location, Staff, Food and Value. You can also save this venue to your Favourites, this is a short list of your favourite venues. Once you have set the sliders and the is Favourite just press the Save button on the top right of the screen. These ratings can be shared on Facebook or Twitter by pressing the share buttons at the bottom of this screen. You can access this screen by pressing the Rate button on the bottom toolbar of the Details screen.
What's New in Version 3.5
Brand new clean interface inspired by iOS 7
New Zoom Control
Press the Adjust Zoom button to quickly zoom in or out to find more or less venues
New Category Filter
Target your search by the type of venue you want to go to. You can always reset this by tapping the Show All Results at the bottom of this list.
Auto Generate Pub Crawls
Improved pub crawl generation. Simply pick a venue, tap Crawl then select Auto Generate Crawl.
Type in a name and your done. You will be able to see your venues in the Pub Crawl tab.
New iOS 7 venue sharing allows you to share via email, SMS, Facebook and twitter.
- USD 0.99
- Category: Food & Drink
- Updated: 27 September 2013
- Version: 3.5
- Size: 6.1 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Adam Balzan
- © Adam Balzan
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5.