PTDS Final Project - Myama Group (Nr.1)
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Build status GitHub version License: GPL v2

Overview 🌍

touristR is a tourist friendly R package providing useful information to help fellow travellers find the best locations to visit worldwide.

Getting Started 🏃

These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine for development and testing purposes.

Prerequisites ⚠️

In case of package loading failure, please make sure that you have the required versions and packages needed, the full list of requirement is available in the DESCRIPTION file.

Note: This package requires R (>= 3.4.0).

Installation 🚀

#Please install the development version from GitHub:

#forces building the package with the vignette
# remotes::install_github(
#   "AyrtonRua/group1_project",
#   build = TRUE,
#   build_opts = c("--no-resave-data", "--no-manual"),
#   force = T
# )

#alternatively you can use (standard installation approach)

Usage 💻

Please refer to the documentation of each function run_shiny(), track_twitter_hashtag() and getTopNAttractions(), for further information on how to use each function.

Nonetheless, please find bellow an example from each function:

#run_shiny (interactive Shiny app)
#city = London
#relative_sentiment? (unchecked)

# track_twitter_hashtag(
#   keyword = c("eiffel tower", "san francisco", "london"),
#   type = "place",
#   number = 2,
#   sincetype = "weeks",
#   provideN = 100
#   )

# getTopNAttractions(city = "london",
#                    n = 10)

Screencast 📺

Screencast package touristR

Getting help ⁉️

In case of any request including bugs, please open a new issue on the GitHub repository of group 1.

Authors (Group 1 Myama) 🎅

  • Ayrton Rua
  • Maurizio Griffo
  • Ali Karray
  • Mohit Mehrotra
  • Youness Zarhloul

References 📚

Orso, S., Molinari, R., Lee, J., Guerrier, S., & Beckman, M. (2018). An Introduction to Statistical Programming Methods with R. Retrieved from

License 📜

This project is licensed under the GPL-2 License - see the LICENSE file for details.

touristR (2018), Group 1 Myama. Released under GPL-2 License.