Nokia Ovi Maps announces partnership with Qype

Nokia Ovi Maps announced new partnerships with Qype , Europe’s largest site for user-generated reviews and recommendations of places, events and experiences- to deliver more relevant information on more points of interest making travelling easier than ever.

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New content from Qype with community based recommendations helps everyone make the most of their time-

Espoo, Finland – Ovi Maps, the free walk and drive navigation service from Nokia, announced new partnerships that deliver more relevant information on more points of interest making travelling easier than ever. With summer holidays fast approaching, the updated Ovi Maps gives travelers and locals alike the ability to find the most interesting places and sites in the area making traveling less about getting from A to B and more about enjoying everything in between.

Ovi delivers unique mobile experiences that mix content with the best location, social networking and connectivity services and is the go to-place for discovering, sharing and enjoying lifestyle content and entertainment, all from a Nokia smartphone.

New partnership with Qype delivers community based recommendations-

Ovi Maps now includes Qype, Europe’s biggest portal for local community-based reviews, helping people find new places wherever they are, leaving nothing overlooked.

Initially offering information on more than 20,000 cities, the Qype community enriches Ovi Maps with hundreds of thousands of reviews and recommendations from locals and travelers on  many European hotspots like cafés, shops, spas and hotels, giving the inside track before arriving. And, with a new post added to Qype every 40 seconds, people are assured to have the latest information to help them make the best choices no matter what they are looking for.

Download latest version of Ovi Maps (3.04) for free from www.nokia.com/maps.