Take your passion for crosswords around the world with Crossword Puzzles! by Zelnut. No subscription required!

Play a FREE puzzle every day as you tour breathtaking locations around the world. Thousands more puzzles and dozens of destinations await you on your tour.

“This is the most beautiful crossword app I’ve ever seen!”

• Dozens of HD images of beautiful travel destinations
• Free daily puzzles, and thousands more for all skill levels
• Hints, in case you get stuck
• Check your work or see the solution
• Most puzzles available off-line
• Supports both Portrait and Landscape orientations (Portrait on iPhone and iPod Touch)

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What's New

Version 2.0.3

Minor bug fixes and performance improvements.

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5

1.7K Ratings

1.7K Ratings

I like the puzzle but it's frustrating!


I like these puzzles except for three things. 1. The background many times interferes with the puzzle blocks, and 2. When I choose a letter a lot of times I have to tap it hard 2 or 3 times before it goes in, and 3. Many times the letter I tap is not what shows up in the box, especially if I'm trying to backspace to erase. It will type a letter instead. This seems to happen mainly on the right top side of the puzzle. That is VERY annoying and time-wasting not to mention I have to go back and correct it. I don't think we should have to watch closely to be sure what we picked is what happened!



This is just the right level of difficulty for me. I often have to look up words while solving and am learning new words from each puzzle, which I love. The only reason I'm giving 4 rather than 5 stars is that the navigation is frustrating - it often does not respond to taps, and it would be nicer to have the 'next' button at the bottom so you don't obscure the puzzle each time you click it. Also it would be nicer if 'next' skipped finished words. But overall, the best crossword app I've found so far, and I've tried a bunch.

Pretty Darn Good


I do the free one daily and an occasional extra.
Navigation is oddly done and I often, like every puzzle, wind up inadvertently and unknowingly replacing a correct letter somewhere else in the puzzle. That's irritating!

I love being tricked by the word play in some of the clues, but every puzzle has at least one deeply obscure answer that no one knows. Often there is a cross word as equally obscure that makes the puzzle unsolvable. That's no fun!

More effort on the authors' part would avoid me having to give up and Google the name of some ancient god's daughter or the name of some ancient currency from a forgotten land.

So I love the app and appreciate he way the ads are available, yet not obnoxious. Just use real words and I'm a 5 star review.


Zelnut LLC
97.6 MB
Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© Zelnut LLC
In-App Purchases
  1. Pack of 100 Tickets $1.99
  2. First Class Ticket (Full Unlock, Unlimited Access) $29.99
  3. Pack of 500 Tickets $9.99


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