Reviewed or Suggested Apps




  • Beautiful Planet HD – Beautiful Planet is a groundbreaking app that captures the breathtaking beauty of our world and its cultures. Featuring a collection of galleries three decades in the making by travel photographer, author and explorer, Peter Guttman, Beautiful Planet spans seven continents and 160 countries.
  • World Atlas HD – The best maps available from National Geographic
  • History:Maps of World – Collection of High-Resolution historical Maps.
  • The History Clock – An app that converts the current time to a year and gives a fast fact about that year.
  • USA Thematic Atlas & Facts – High quality maps filled with facts and information.
  • USA Puzzle – A USA puzzle that needs to be put together. Double tap on the state for information about that state.
  • Motionx GPS HD – Maps and navigation instruments. Maps from all over the world. Can include waypoints. Can be good for Geocaching.
  • The World Factbook for iPad – Extensive information of over 250 countries around the world.
  • WORLD BOOK – This Day in History – Interactive multimedia calendar that features historical events for the day.
  • GeogXPert – A reference app – containing maps which allow you to look up countries and find country information – as well as a quiz app.