The length of this varied walk is about 5 kilometers and leads you through the present, but also along the past of Rotterdam. During the walk you see the place where Rotterdam arose, historical buildings which have been spared from devastating bombing, monuments and statues and historical harbors. You discover the new urban Rotterdam, such as Beurstraverse, fashionable entertainment areas, the cube houses and imposing skyscrapers which make up the Rotterdam skyline.
Although you can start the walk at any item, in the app you can choose from a number of predefined entry points. One of the entry points is at the roundabout 'Hofplein' at front of the Hilton Hotel, near the Central Station: http://www.WalktheCity.eu/Touristy-Rotterdam/CS.
In this smartphone city walk you can choose the languages English, Dutch and and Spanish.
Photo navigation: The app guides you with recognizable photos and clear instructions along the most beautiful spots of a city. During the walk you will be informed about interesting sights and alerted to special locations through photos and text. GPS & internet: Walk the City works by photo navigation, so the app also function without GPS signal and internet connection. To reduce battery consumption and data usage, you can disable these features, the app continues to function and you can continue to enjoy the walk. Your own tempo: Our smartphone city walks are about 5 kilometer (3 miles) long. Nice shop seen, a break at a cozy terrace or visit a museum? Do you want to stroll or would you like to keep up the pace? With the app of Walk the City you choose your own tempo! Walk Smart, Walk the City!