Welcome to the Historic Carlisle website, supporting the Historic Carlisle app for the iphone. We've gt information about what the Historic Carlisle app does, how it can help you get more from your visit to Carlisle and North Cumbria, and instructions for its use.
And since it's important to us that the app does what you want us to do, you can visit our feedback page to report problems, make suggestions for new features, and tell us about places you think we've missed.
For your next stay in beautiful North Cumbria, choose the Historic Carlisle app as your virtual companion.
North Cumbria has a fascinating history. It's an area which has been fought over for hundreds of years as the English and Scots battled for control.
But there's more to Historic Carlisle than history alone. North Cumbria is a stunningly beautiful area, stretching from the ever-changing landscape of the Solway Plain to the rugged wilderness of the North Pennines, where peace and solitude exists within a few miles of the city centre. We understand your needs. whether you're travelling on your own or with the family. So we've also included a wide range of featured sections which help you locate the ideal places to eat, sleep and shop. Our categories include:
- B & B
However you want to spend your time, we're sure that Historic Carlisle will provide you with inspiration.
With Historic Carlisle you can choose how you want to see your information - in lists or on a map. The list view shows you all the entries in a section - arranged in order of distance from your current location when you have GPS selected. You can then drill down through the data to a detail page which gives you the information you need to make a decision about it. And when there's a telephone number, web page or email address available, one touch icons allow to you talk, view or mail quickly and conveniently. So whether you want to browse for the nearest to where you are or find somewhere near your destination, we've got it covered. And when you're ready to book a hotel room or a table to eat you can do it with a single touch. There's no need to tax your memory with the phone number or email address.
Or if you prefer a graphical view, use the Map Views to show what's around you from any of the sections (or all of them). Or single out a particular point of interest so you can get there easily. Each category in the Historic Carlisle database has its own discrete icon, so it's easy to tell them apart. With options to view distances in miles or millimetres, set the initial zoom level, and switch between your own position and your destination with a one-touch icon, finding your way there couldn't be simpler. In Map View, tapping the attraction's annotation shows you what it is, and you can then go straight to the details page for full information. The Historic Carlisle Instructions Page has full operating details.