Geogad Now On iPhone

Geogad Tour of Historic Philadelphia on iPhoneThe Geogad Tours application has just been release on the Apple iTunes Store. Just in time for travelers to explore their surroundings this Independence Day holiday, travelers can learn more about the formation of the United States and the first Independence Day celebrations through Geogad’s Tour of Historic Philadelphia. All the great Geogad travel content is now available conveniently on the iPhone.

Both actual travelers and armchair traveler can explore Geogad’s most popular destinations on their own time frame and at their own pace on their favorite iOS devices.

Check it out, and download the new Geogad Tours app from the Apple iTunes Store

Celebrate Today’s Feast of St Anthony of Padua By Walking In His Old Hood

Sé de LisboaIf you find yourself with some spare time on June 13, then give thanks to the patron saint of lost things, St. Anthony of Padua, by doing a virtual stroll around his old neighborhood with Geogad’s stop of the Sé de Lisboa. This sé, or cathedral, was where Anthony was baptized in 1195 and is across the street from the house in which he was born.

Need Free WiFi To Stream Your Geogad Tours, Then Stick To These Cities

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Some of the best cities for free hotel WiFi may be where you least expect them. According to Vouchercloud, the top 10 cities for free hotel WiFi are

  1. Malmo, Sweden
  2. Gothenburg, Sweden
  3. Toulouse, France
  4. Istanbul, Turkey
  5. Stockholm, Sweden
  6. Saragossa, Spain
  7. Adana, Turkey
  8. Saint Petersburg, Russia
  9. Lyon, France
  10. Saville, Spain

The 10 worst cities for free hotel WiFi are

  1. Cologne, Germany
  2. Manchester, UK
  3. Lugano, Switzerland
  4. Munich, Germany
  5. Frankfurt, Germany
  6. Milan, Italy
  7. Hamburg, Germany
  8. Berlin, Germany
  9. Liverpool, UK
  10. Birmingham, UK

But don’t let the lists above fool you into thinking that France is winning the free hotel WiFi war over England. The Majestic Barriere Hotel in Cannes, France has the world’s most expensive hotel WiFi

. Their 2 Mbps low speed service is £7/day, £88/day for the 10Mbps WiFi service, and a truly majestic £236/day for their 50 Mbps WiFi service. 


Free In-Flight Streaming with JetBlue and Amazon Prime

Boeing-767Rejoice travelers! You no longer need to factor in the download time for your favorite movies as part of your pre-airport experience. Amazon Prime members can stream Amazon’s movies and music on JetBlue’s free Fly-Fi broadband Internet on all JetBlue’s Airbus A321 and A320 aircraft this year, and on JetBlue’s Embraer E190 aircraft in 2016.

This one new feature has probably saved you at least 10 minutes before your next JetBlue flight. Now you can use that time to download a Geogad Tour for your travel destination.