If you’re thinking of visiting the Big Island for your family vacation this year then this mobile version of the sixth edition of The Big Island Revealed is an absolute must-have for your iPhone and iPad if you want to get the most out of your trip.
I’m very impressed by the quality and quantity of content that the developer has managed to pull together here, and this app should almost certainly serve you well as your one-stop resource for all things related to the Big Island.
Going to such a gorgeous place demands a little extra attention be put into ‘seeing the sights’ and ‘soaking up some of the culture,’ and Big Island Revealed is definitely going to help you and your family do just that!
Big Island Revealed is essentially a mobile version of the sixth edition of The Big Island Revealed with an interactive GPS map that you can use without the need for a 3G or Wi-Fi connection, thus sparing you from any nasty roaming charges.
There is a handy little Locate Me button throughout the app that is perfect for if you get a little lost; simply tap the button and you’ll be presented with your current location in a matter of seconds.
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The map also contains guidebook entries that you can tap on to learn more about certain hotspots while also checking out reviews on hotels, restaurants, attractions, and other such goodies scattered across the island.
If you’re looking for the inside scoop on the island, so to speak, then you’ll also want to check out the directions features of this app because this should help you find some more exotic locations such as deserted beaches, waterfalls, and all kinds of volcanic marvels.
Neha has been writing and editing since 2010 and has been reviewing iOS apps since early 2014. She has lived in four different countries and loves having the world at her fingertips thanks to these awesome apps.