Case Studies / DISCOVERPELIO.COM
Or, how to discover Pelion via a hospitable, easy-to-use website. Find where to stay and what to do according to your interests.
Advanced effects and a rejuvenating browsing experience bring out all the hot options so you don't miss an inch of Pelion, weather permitting, which you can check out live, beach by beach.WWW.DISCOVERPELIO.COM
A Portal with Full View of Pelion
We were asked to create a portal that would fulfill the needs of two groups of users: tourists, the number of whom needed to increase; and local residents, who needed to find all the more reasons to stay at Pelion. Both have one thing in common: their aim to discover Pelion with info they can find easily and fast: accommodations, eating places, beaches, villages, sightseeing, shopping, local businesses etc.
Streamlined Design for Direct Access to Pelion
We designed a neat, easy-to-use website. Its primary purpose was to provide the online traveler with all necessary information in a most friendly way. The WYSIWYG design complete with a quick user interface makes navigation an Aegean breeze.
Responsive Design: Pelion in Need, indeed!
Discoverpelio.com was also designed to be viewed on every kind of device (PCs, tablets, mobiles etc.) accommodating an ever growing number of visitors.
Your Kind of Pelion at a Glance via Solr Server
Whatever you’re interested in looking up, we get you there in less than a half second. Using Apache Solr as our search server, we offer you an easy choice of beaches, folk art shops, museums, local cuisine taverns, accommodations, etc. in a blink. All complete with access instructions, opening hours, altitude, etc. coming right up among thousands of data, with slideshows, photos and map locations.
Around Pelion with Olympian Ease
Did you know Pelion was the summer resort for the gods of Olympus? No? Well, actually you couldn't have known. First of all, because these guys traveled incognito, and second of all, because their moves were so subtle. Just like your each and every move throughout DiscoverPelio.com. Smooth movement animations contribute to a divine navigation.
Best Weather for Vacation at Pelion?
How would you like your beach experience? Burning hot or refreshingly chilly? Will you need your jacket at Tsagarada village? Should you use a blanket watching the sun rise from your room at picturesque Makrinitsa? At Discoverpelio.com a custom API lets you see current weather conditions for the specific location you're interested in. No need to move to another page, no need to search. A totally relaxing Pelion experience for both visitor and administrator.
Warning: If you keep watching Pelion weather on DiscoverPelio.com a month after the end of your vacation there, you’d best see a therapist, or ask for an automatic redirect to a cool, equally therapeutic radio website.