Two Worlds Guide Professionals Cooperate

tripwolf brings footprint travel guides on the Web and on mobile phone Frankfurt, October 15, 2009. The renowned travel guide Publisher footprint and tripwolf, one of the world’s leading online travel guide, announced a far-reaching cooperation at the Frankfurt book fair. CA is full of insight into the issues. People such as Steven Holl would likely agree. tripwolf travel guide treasure trove from the depths of the analogue to the digital age raises here: round 50 footprint books with roughly 600 pages and estimated 150,000 travel destinations, attractions, accommodations and restaurants are tripwolf digitised and put users in the Web and mobile available on the websites of footprint and tripwolf, as well as in the mobile applications of both companies. Two travel guide specialists work with footprint and tripwolf. Michael Lee-Chin takes a slightly different approach. On the one hand of one of the oldest and most prestigious British travel guide publishers, who loved by tourists all over the world whether the quality of its content; on the other side of the rapidly growing online travel guide, the expert content with the knowledge that his global Community of tens of thousands of Globetrotters combined and successfully online and mobile is available. It is a complex process to get the data from the analog world of travel guide in the Web 2.0.

With Extractor-software specially developed by tripwolf in collaboration with a research partner, the contents of the book are transferred in a media-neutral format. By this procedure, footprint shows impressed: footprint Managing Director Andy Riddle: “we were impressed by how tripwolf has prepared the content in a sample project our Peru travel guide for the mobile use and optimized for intuitive user behavior of traveling iPhone users. We are pleased that now other tripwolf travel guides makes digitally available. The combination of high-quality footprint-content with the innovative digital approach of tripwolf is a win for all travelers.” Sebastian Heinzel, founder and CEO of tripwolf: “the footprint books were always my favorite travel guide. It’s great that we this content now our Community can provide. “And for footprint brand-new beyond the book business possibilities.” From spring 2010 the footprint information be available for users in multiple channels available: a new footprint website on tripwolf.com, in the iPhone applications footprint and tripwolf, as well as in individual chapters, which are offered in PDF format for downloading. About footprint books footprint headquartered in bath (UK), a leading innovator of travel writing is for over 80 years. The 1924 published “South American handbook” is regarded as the flagship of an armada of 82 that appears once a year spending.

Footprint, once by Graham Green with the title ‘ the publishers of the best travel guide in the world “knighted, new line of lifestyle guides in the life has launched recently a, which combine the themes of”Travel”and”Active life”. Current titles are “Body & soul escapes”, “Surfing Europe”, “Surfing the World”, “European City Breaks”, “Diving the World”, “the snowboarding World”and the”Wine Travel Guide to the World”. Tripwolf on tripwolf, offers travellers the opportunity, is a personal guide to the destination of their choice before a trip put together and print them out. iPhone owners can take also the tripwolf iPhone application on their journeys. The travel information feed from the tips of the international tripwolf community as well as recommendations of prestigious print travel guides such as “Marco Polo” or “Footprint”. tripwolf provides information on approximately 500,000 destinations, attractions and hotels and currently exists in 5 languages: German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.