Travel Channel Cities

Hawk Ridge led the Travel Channel Cities app for iOS from inception to launch including:

  • product and content strategy
  • product requirements and user stories (app and CMS)
  • vendor selection and management
  • product management
  • app, CMS and content testing
  • launch support

Apple featured Travel Channel Cities in the App Store carousel and Best New Apps collection in both the Travel and Food & Drink categories. Travel Channel Cities for iPad & iPhone was selected as an Official Honoree in The 18th Annual Webby Awards in the Travel (Tablet & All Other Devices) category.

App Store Best New Apps, Travel and Food & Drink categories – Apple

Travel Channel Cities featured on the App Store

This major update to the award-winning Travel Channel Layover Guide app adds a gorgeous iOS7 interface, recommendations from more hit Travel Channel shows and hosts, hundreds of new destinations, and 4 new cities, enabling travelers to discover great places to eat, drink, and have fun in exciting cities around the world.

  • Beautiful, responsive iOS7 interface enables rich browsing and content discovery
  • Mapkit and location services integration deliver rich maps and “near me now” discovery
  • CMS-served video, photo, text and location data mixes downloaded and streamed content to balance offline access and on-device storage.
  • Sharing and supplemental content  via Facebook, Twitter, Foresquare and email
  • Integrated metrics provide usage and content data