In a frenzy of excitement, I am happy to announce the introduction of the Android version of the App 'Best Biking Roads'
If you're familiar with the iPhone version of the App and the website www.BestBikingRoads.com
you already have an idea what to expect, this is a way for you to search and view great motorcycling roads in your area and across the globe.
The Main Features of the App are as follows:
- Database of over 5200 route reviews submitted by users (over 13,500 from around 80 different countries)
- Browse routes near to the device, routes are displayed by their proximity to you.
- Browse routes from a click on the map to see what is nearby a particular location of interest or somewhere you would like to visit.
- Search the routes database for a particular route or routes by a text string.
- Browse routes by country, region, state, province to find nice places to go on your bike.
- Add your favorite motorcycle routes to the app, users from all types of device and the site combine to make one collective knowledge base of motorcycle routes.
- Review and rate existing routes, give your opinion on added routes, say what you like and don't like about them. Rate the routes according to 8 different criterion.
- App is available in 8 different languages:
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Polish and Swedish
Here are some screenshots of the App:
EDIT : 18th Jan 2011:
New in version 1.2 (Just released)
Info screen now allows for a preference choice between miles and kilometres for all units. Each route now contains a web link to the web version of the route, allowing the following: GPX format files of each route can be downloaded directly Access to over 2300 route photos of motorcycle routes, added by the community. Share your routes with biker friends who have different devices. On Bike Film Footage of the route (where available) Incorrect routes can be deleted
Price of the app is 3.99 USD
Android Market App Name 'Best Biking Roads'
The only dedicated motorcycle app, this app does not re-use car or cycle roads and the db consists only of moderated routes.
Just placed on Android Market, this is quite a new experience for me so please go easy on me!
Hope you like it, the product of more than a few late nights!