Pocket Locations – iPhone App

Pocket Locations specialise in historical information and travel apps that are a must have for iphone or ipod touch users who have an interest in military battlefields.

The apps include historical background, battlefield descriptions, photographs and GPS settings of approximately 40 varied and researched locations.

They are packed with facts and interesting information that will help you research at school, learn about history at home or as an essential travel companion.  It can be used to plan and navigate self drive tours or will enhance your experience on organised tours to the fascinating and emotional European battlefields of World War 1 and World War 2. 

The key features of each Pocket Locations app are:

  • Simple and easy to read narrative giving you interesting facts and figures to help you understand the historical background to the battle.
  • Pocket Locations has picked the key points of interest in each area and clearly describes what happened there.  If visiting the sites, much more information is available from museums, exhibitions and memorials etc.
  • Photographs of each location are provided to enhance your appreciation of the site.
  • Approximately 40 varied locations have been categorised into 6 groups.  Each group has been given a colour to indicate what type of location it is.
  • Each location has been pin-pointed on the map to give you an idea of what took place where.
  • GPS location settings have been provided to assist with navigation if using the app whilst visiting the battlefield.
  • I-phone users will be able to locate their position in relation to the suggested locations to help plan which sites to visit next.
  • Google maps direction function is available to help guide you to your next location.  Roaming fees may apply for this facility.
  • Simple to use with no roaming charges (excluding optional Google directions function).

An essential pocket history guide and travel companion.