|Release date:||30 September 2006|
All roads lead to Rome; find your own way and experience its magical history firsthand with this interactive, in-depth guide.
- Discover the city: includes easy-to-use maps, inspirational 'off the beaten track' audio walks and scene-setting movies, essential info and an audio phrasebook
- What's hot and what's not: get the low-down on over 250 of Rome's cafés, bars, clubs, hotels, shops and sights
- Travel planning on-the-go: create the perfect trip with a customised itinerary, tailor-made to suit your own interests
Preview: Passport to...
Produced in association with travel gurus Lonely Planet, Passport to... is an innovative range of new titles for PSP.
Who doesn't enjoy jetting off somewhere nice for the weekend? Yet the thrill of landing in a new city can often be tempered by the often random task of finding somewhere suitable to go and while away your hard-earned break.
For every hot exhibition, cool cafe and trendy hotel, there are a myriad of lost opportunities. Well, now there's no need to worry about what might have been thanks to Passport to... the truly unique interactive tool exclusive to PSP which is designed to help you squeeze the most out of your stay.
Produced in conjunction with travel experts Lonely Planet, Passport to... is a range of six standalone interactive travel guides focusing on some of the hottest destinations in Europe, namely Amsterdam, Barcelona, London, Paris, Prague and Rome.
Each guide has been carefully crafted to bring you details of the sights, bars, restaurants, shows and sounds to suit your needs, as well as a range of essential information ranging from local history to tips on how to keep your money safe.
As well as details and images of over 250 locations of interest on each UMD, Passport to... introduces a host of welcome additions to the urban warrior's travel kit.
Not only can you benefit from following one of Lonely Planet's trusted city itineraries, you can create your own tour using the interactive planner. Use this in conjunction with the comprehensive city maps to create a bespoke circuit to suit your mood.
If you fancy going behind the scenes, and discovering what really makes the city tick, fire up one the audio tours and let one of our guides talk you through the sights and sounds you will encounter on your travels.
After checking out the sights, find the perfect spot to put your feet up and relax thanks to handy interactive maps which link through to selected bars, restaurants and clubs.
Best of all, each guide will evolve over time thanks to innovative online features available at the series' official website www.PSPpassport.com.
As well as useful information on each city, including updates on local events, sample itineraries and weather information, you'll be able to read tips on places to see and things to do by other users as well as official downloads from the Store such as additional itineraries and much, much more.