Several thousand Romanians, almost one thousand Europeans and one hundred US users have downloaded in the past few weeks Romania’s mobile travel app Explore RO launched on March 8 at the Berlin International Travel Trade Fair, Tourism Minister Mircea Titus Dobre announced on Friday in Sibiu.
Asked by journalists about the number of downloads of the Explore RO application, Minister Dobre said that about 6,000 persons had reached for it.
The Ministry of Tourism launched on March 8, on the sidelines of the Berlin International Travel Trade Fair, the Explore RO application specially created for both foreign and Romanian tourists who want to discover or rediscover Romania. The application, developed by Eventya, is currently available in English.
Eventya co-founder and CEO Ionut Munteanu told AGERPRES that the travel guide can be downloaded for free from App Store and Google Play, and that the online guide will translated in other languages that will be selected depending on the tourist inflow from a particular country.
According to the Tourism Ministry, the new application allows users to discover Romania with all its sightseeing resources: nature, traditions, culture, history, education, arts. This electronic travel guide of Romania, the content of which was commissioned by the Ministry of Tourism, is available for iOS and Android platforms.