GPSmyCity Giveaway! Guided Travel Article Apps

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Thrilled to announce that GPSmyCity selected three more of my very own blog articles, to turn into apps with GPS Maps, for iTunes and Google Play.

Try before you buy, absolutely free!

As an introduction to this travel concept, we’re giving away three article apps!

From the 4th October – 11th October, you can upgrade the following apps for FREE.

Just click one of the following three links or images.

Once downloaded, you don’t need Internet access to view these super helpful articles on your travels.

What you get

When you upload one of my articles, you get insight to free sights, discover cheaper cafes and restaurants, transportation tips, and much more.

Feel comfortable in knowing that I try hard to write my blogs objectively. If I have a great experience, then this is what you read. Although, I won’t gloss over a not-so-great experience. So, this will save you precious angst and expense during your holiday.

New articles featured on GPSmyCity!

My new articles featured on GPSmyCity are available through the iTunes Store or Google Play:

Cosenza Day Trip: Castrovillari, Calabria

Remote Tarapoto, Peru

Peru’s Vibrant Trujillo

Discover Tuscany: Siena in One Day

Loving Tuscany’s Lucca

Tuscany’s Pisa – Not All About the Leaning Tower

Ecuador: The Quito Experience

GPSmyCity now features 33 of my travel articles, so what are you waiting for?

How do I access a self-guided travel article App?

GPSmyCity, iTunes Store

Easy. Just do one of the following:

  • Click one of my article links above.
  • To see which article is available, browse by city in the GPSmyCity app.

(Photo credit: iTunes App Store)

Please note: if you haven’t downloaded the free GPSmyCity app already, a prompt will display. Once the download is complete, you’re directed to the article. Select UPGRADE to get the GPS-guided version.

Let me know what your thoughts are on the GPSmyCity travel article apps. Would love to hear if you can benefit from these apps on your travels.

Check out GPSmyCity’s guided travel article apps for Loads of traveller insights and tips.

Summary of main features and highlights

You will love the following main features, which by no means is everything that you can enjoy:

  • GPS-guided city walks – “lose yourself without getting lost”
  • Work offline – no Roaming or Data Plan needed
  • Multiple walks in each city – see famous sights and hidden gems
  • Detailed walk route map – Turn-by-turn walking directions

What is a GPS-guided travel article App?

A new concept in travel by GPSmyCity, which believes that you should “lose yourself without getting lost.”

A comforting thought? Don’t stick out like a confused, vulnerable tourist while you hold your folded-out crinkled city map. Spot the tourist springs to mind! Instead, blend in with locals and be at ease, while you explore a new city at your own pace.

You can now experience self-guided walking tours and explore cities on foot at your leisure, using apps on your iOS or Android. GPSmyCity makes bus tours virtually obsolete.

Check out more than 10,000 self-guided walking tours for over 1,000 cities around the Globe at GPSmyCity. Just pick a city and go!

Immerse yourself in inspiring travel articles written by locals and travel writers from all corners of the world. Travel stories and insider tips for your destination, guide you to unmissable sights in the article.

You won’t kick yourself later for missing sights, or feel lost whilst wasting precious holiday time.

I am also pleased to announce that GPSmyCity has turned several of my posts into apps with GPS Maps. Download these apps for free, or pay for a subscription. Read further to check for giveaways, but be quick as this only lasts for one week!

Why would I bother with GPSmyCity?

You may be asking yourself this exact question. Why, when you can read a similar article on a website for free, or read my travel and photography blog for free?

What you need to know is that with the GPSmyCity app, you can create your very own walking tours independently or stick to well-tried available tours provided in the article.

Why hop on a time-restrictive, typically expensive, a tour bus with a bunch of other tourists? Instead, enjoy a city walk at you’re own pace and how you prefer to explore a new or old destination?

With the GPSmyCity app, this is possible and at a fraction of the price that you’ll pay for a guided tour.

How does it work?

Each article is an individual app that you can download for free. An article’s app uses your iPhone or Android’s GPS tracking to chart how you’re going as you venture along your planned path. And, makes sure that you don’t get lost while exploring.

GPSmyCity allows you to download any travel article app for free. You can then read the article at your leisure, without needing access to the Internet or Wi-Fi. Whether you’re in a bus, plane, boat, city museum, meandering along, or in a park planning your next exciting adventure, you have access to your article.

Apps work completely offline and without 3G connection or a data plan. Another excellent bonus is that no roaming charges apply when you travel overseas. We all want to save money while on holidays, right?

GPSmyCity, navigation, walking, tours, working offline
Sight info example (Photo credit: GPSmyCity)

Why upgrade an article?

As with most upgrades that provide additional valuable features, there are many reasons to take the GPSmyCity free travel app further. Upgrade to:

  • see all sights in an article on an offline map
  • get a travel article’s site route – provided by foot, car, and bicycle
  • navigation assistance to guide you from one sight to the next
  • bookmark a location on the map
  • touring routes are displayed clearly on the map
  • precise turn-by-turn walking directions from one site to another, which includes accurate turn-by-turn navigation
  • have fun creating your private self-guided walking tours.
  • access to the FindMe feature, which displays your exact location
  • always know that you are moving in the right direction, with access to the Auto Tracking feature
  • no annoying advertisements to distract you from planning and more great features!

At USD$1.99 to upgrade for a GPS-guided article, this is cheap! If you’re used to buying Travel Guides, then you know that this is super cheap.

Disclaimer: I like to keep my blog completely transparent so letting you know that if you do decide to upgrade one of my downloaded travel articles, GPSmyCity provides me with a small kickback. Although this won’t make me rich, I hope that it helps to offset costs against maintaining my Travel and Photography blog – many thanks. 🙂

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24 responses to “GPSmyCity Giveaway! Guided Travel Article Apps”

  1. Sumit Jaitely Avatar

    Fantastic job. I really like the post so much so i started following your’s great blog. I am also in field of blogging. My blog is about amazingthings like travel, technology, shopping &entertainment.

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Hi, thanks for the feedback Sumit and I’ll check out your blog.

  2. roninjax Avatar

    Love your work and travel info. I just downloaded the app and will give it a try in the U.S. I enjoy traveling to various locations to find something unique about each one. 🙂

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Thank you for the fantastic feedback and excellent news on downloading the app.
      GPSmyCity is working hard to gather more and more articles for the app. 🙂

      1. roninjax Avatar

        Thank you. I need to research more on how to submit the information. 🙂

  3. Lisa Dorenfest Avatar

    Congratulations on having your good work published on GPSmyCity. You continue to inspire me. Looks like you’ve had much success with the app over the past few years.

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Hey Lisa, thank you for the great feedback.
      I’ve earned a little kickback from the app but not enough to pay my bills…yet. 😉

  4. Puzzles of the Soul Avatar

    This looks great and also user can create walks and share so the number of cities will grow valuable application and thank you for sharing this with us.

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Hi Nanette, many thanks for the great feedback and glad you find this app useful. I’m looking forward to GPSmyCity adding more destinations.

  5. Mohamad Toutounji Avatar

    I’ll even try to see this app

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Cool, many thanks.

  6. Mohamad Toutounji Avatar

    I really enjoyed reading this.
    Thank you for posting such amazing topics.
    I hope that you write more interesting stuff like this one.

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Thank you Mohamad for your feedback and yes, I’ll continue to write more posts. I usually publish a new post on Sunday so stay tuned… 😉

  7. Mr.Holliman Avatar

    I will have to try that out

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      It’s a pretty cool and inexpensive app for travelling.

      1. Mr.Holliman Avatar


  8. ifatimafaye Avatar

    Beautiful! I just got a new cam and will be going to Brisbane next week. Hope I’ll be able to feature some travel pics as well just like you! You are an inspiration

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Thank you and for the feedback!

      Enjoy your time in Brisbane, there are loads of cool things to do but also free walks around the city. Take a City Cat ride up the river for a different view. Looking forward to reading your Brisbane post. 😉

  9. LuLu B - Calabrisella Mia Avatar

    Amazing, and such a great idea! It’s hard trying to access information when you don’t have internet access. This is quite helpful!

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      It is a great idea and one that I hope takes off, especially as electronic travel guides are becoming more expensive.
      Thank you for taking the time to comment! 😉

  10. globalhousesitterX2 Avatar

    Well done Nilla. We have been using a similar GPS for years. Brilliant when driving around a new country like Turkey. Hope your week is going well. Suz

    1. Image Earth Travel Avatar

      Thank you!

      I was approached by GPSmyCity a few months ago for a request to use a selection of my blogs for sale. Quite chuffed. 😉

      Hope you guys are enjoying Turkey, which is a country I haven’t travelled to…yet.

      1. globalhousesitterX2 Avatar

        Yes enjoying Turkey. The people we are housesitting for leave tomorrow night so have had a great time and getting used to the hot weather!!

      2. Image Earth Travel Avatar

        Sounds great, will check your site out for posts! 😉
        Still in the UK then back to Italy soon. Just back from the Glastonbury Festival last night…what a blast!

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