Ever stood on top of a mountain and wondered what city you saw at the horizon? Now you can answer this question easily with your iPhone – and Cities AR. Simply look through your iPhone’s camera and have the cities tagged within the image in real-time. Cities AR identifies your current GPS position as well as your angle of view and finds out which places are within the range of the current camera image. The screen is instantly updated once the camera position changes.

The built-in database contains a large number of towns and cities from all around the globe. As all geographical data is stored within the application, you do not need an active internet connection to use Cities AR which is especially useful when travelling abroad.

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Take a look at Neustift in Austria:

…or look at Innsbruck, the wonderful capital city of the federal state of Tyrol in western Austria:

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