In news from the online cruise sector, Cruise.com, an Omega World Travel, Inc. company, has just launched their mobile app for iOS and Android operating systems. The free app puts cruise info into the on the go hands of cruise travelers.
Cruise.com now offers a mobile version of their platform to book and prepare for cruising. And for those who have already booked with the company, delving into what is on tap for that specific cruise is particularly useful. Jeanne Wyndrum, Senior Vice President of Cruise.com, explains;
“An app should be more than just incorporating what is already available on a website. A mobile app should include functionality that is specific to the user and should make that information easy to access by the simple click of a button. Our new mobile app is designed to incorporate the entire cruise experience from researching a cruise, to booking a cruise, to preparing for their cruise and getting to the cruise. “
Cruise Tips, cruise FAQs, a packing list, even the deck plans of your ship can be accessed via the app. Of particular necessity, for those who seethe in anticipation, the convenient “Cruise Countdown” with and departure port info is both indespensible and maddening at the same time. Other functional features include; the ability to connect with Cruise.com via phone, email, Facebook and Twitter, and the capability to perform more in depth research on a particular cruise via connect with Cruise.com’s home site.
For more info on Cruise.com or any news from Omega World Travel, please visit their website.
Rating: Argo has yet to test this app. So far there are 12 reviews on iTunes with an average of 4.5 stars. At Google Play the average rating is 5.0 stars, with 3 people rating. There are no significant test reviews so far.