This first iPhone and iPad application tells a short story of 18 points of interest in Old Aberdeen. It is available for free from the Apple app store. An android version is under development.
It is audio only. There is no text to read. The related talk will start automatically when the visitor is close to a location. The pages can also be accessed manually. A live internet connection is NOT required after initial loading of the GPS map. Free WiFi is provided by Aberdeen City Council at several points along the route.
In the order of the pages it is assumed that the visitor walks from the South to the North. However, the walk can start at any point and go in any direction.
Points of Interest that are covered: Powis Gate, King's College, Bishop's tomb, King's Chapel, Quadrangle, Elphinstone Hall, New King's, Rice Library, Wrights and Coopers Place, MacRobert Memorial, Old Townhouse, Cruickshank Garden, Mitchells Hospital, St Machar's Cathedral, Seaton Park, Brig o Balgownie, Cot Town, Chaplains Court.