Giveaway Alert: Get a free one year guide subscription worth US$18.99 from GPSMyCity

We are happy to announce that we are having our very first giveaway in partnership with GPSMyCity. At stake is a free one year subscription to GPSMyCity worth US$18.99 that will be given to 10 of this blog’s lucky readers. That means full access to all offline city guides and articles which the winners may download from the GPSMyCity mobile phone app.


Winning is easy. Just keep in mind these simple steps:

A. The giveaway is open from May 17, 2018 until May 31, 2018.
B. The 10 winners of the free one-year subscription to GPSMyCity will be chosen via Rafflecopter so be sure to register via the widget below.
C. The entrants to this giveaway will earn raffle points through the following options:

  • By leaving a meaningful comment of 5 words or more to this post, equivalent to three (3) points. Tell us where you plan or hope to travel this year!
  • By sharing this post on Facebook and tagging @ivankhristravels and/or on Twitter and tagging @ivankhrisjose, equivalent to three (3) points. Participants may do this once each day for the entire duration of the giveaway.
  • By liking Mr. & Mrs. Jose ( on Facebook, equivalent to three (3) points.
  • By following @ivankhristravels on Instagram, equivalent to three (3) points.

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D. The free one-year subscription to GPSMyCity is not convertible to cash or gift certificate.
E. The winners will be announced via our Facebook page.
F. All winners agree to register a GPSmyCity user account for free in order to avail of the complimentary subscription.


All winners may get in touch with us through our Facebook page or though our contact form. If you have not yet registered to GPSMyCity, you may do so through thislink.

After registering, please advise us though our Facebook page or via our contact form the email address that you used for registering your GPSMyCity account so that you can be assigned with premium privileges.


Thereafter, just log in to your account through the GPSmyCity app (on your phone or tablet) and download the full version (complete with GPS navigation) of all the city guides and articles that you want in the course of one year, free of charge.

The GPSmyCity app can be downloaded through iTunes and Google Play


What is the GPSMyCity app?

GPSmyCity is a Blog2App platform, meaning it converts travel blogs or posts into GPS-powered mobile apps. This way, the apps can be downloaded into mobile phones and tablets, and can be used as personal city guides. Some of its benefits are being able to read articles offline, having your own personal tour guide, being able to travel at your own pace, and saving on costs from group tours.

You can read more about it in this post: GPSmyCity changes the way we travel with downloadable city guides.


Some of our articles that are available as apps are the following:

  1. Negros Oriental Diaries Manjuyod Sandbar and Dumaguete City
  2. Negros Oriental Diaries Dumaguete City Food Guide
  3. Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part I
  4. Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part II
  5. Ushering 2016 with a Weekend Adventure in Bohol
  6. Puerto Princesa Food Diary
  7. Puerto Princesa City Familiarization Tour
  8. Where to Eat in Baler
  9. Day 3 : Roaming around Cebu City

You can read these articles offline and get GPS-guided travel directions to the attractions featured in the articles by downloading the GPSmyCity app on iTunes App Store or Google Play.

Download Free – On the App Store

That’s it! Join this giveaway for a chance to enjoy this great travel tool for free.

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24 Comments Add yours

  1. Nain says:

    Great application. I have just heard of this now, really useful for world travelers.

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Yup, thank you for dropping by! I hope you would give it a try.

  2. angie says:

    I have always loved to travel and up til a few years ago we did just that, thane we started raising our second family, this is the first year they are old enough to travel easily with us. So this is the year to GO

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Sounds like you have a big adventure ahead! My wife and I are also raising our first son; he is still an infant so we cannot travel with him yet. I will keep an eye on your adventures because i need all the tips I can get on family travels and traveling with children. Good luck and thank you for dropping by!

  3. Fantastic giveaway and great guide! It looks great and I would really love to use it!
    My summer is going to be filled with travelling through Europe. I plan on huge trip from Italy to Belgium through Switzerland, France, Germany and Luxemburg, then round trip in Finland and Greece (latter is hoped for fall). This year is going to be incredible!

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Wow, you have a big trip coming up! GPSMyCity has an extensive library of downloadable guides. I’m sure you will find it helpful. Thank you for dropping by!

  4. blogthirtyminusone says:

    This is a fun giveaway. I didn’t realize this app was out on the market.


    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Yup, there is such an app and it’s really useful, especially for backpackers. Hope you’ll try it, too. Thank you for dropping by!

  5. Annie says:

    This sounds like such a valuable app! And it sounds like it is giving bloggers a larger audience. Love it!

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Oh, yeah. It’s actually an affiliate partnership arrangement. Aside from promoting bloggers’ content, they also share revenue when the full guides are downloaded. Thank you for dropping by!

  6. Juli Plagens says:

    What a clever app. Hope it is a great subscription people will enjoy.

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      I have tried it and, yes, I can say that it is useful, easy to navigate, and enjoyable to use. Thank you for dropping by!

  7. iyalouisa says:

    I have never heard of this app until now! This literally sounds like an amazing app and It sounds great for exploring place you haven’t really thought of!

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Yup, try it it’s a great app. I hope you joined the giveaway, who knows, you might win Thank you for dropping by!

  8. Elizabeth says:

    Super giveaway, this! This sounds like a really useful app to have! Thanks for the opportunity to win a subscription!

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Glad you loved it! I hope you joined. Thank you also for dropping by!

  9. Wendy says:

    hello po!
    Nice to see you in the blogosphere!
    I see you’ve been to Cebu! Hope you enjoyed your stay here.

    I’ll consider signing up for this app. It’s interesting.

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Hello! Likewise. Yup, I love Cebu. Everything about it. Yes, please sign up. It’s really easy, just register via Rafflecopter. Thank you for dropping by!

  10. Tiffany says:

    I would like having my own personal tour guide. Seems like a great app for travel! I like that it is easy to navigate and fun to use.

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Yup, easy and fun! Hope you registered via Rafflecopter. Thank for dropping by!

  11. Marjorie G. says:

    Hi Ivan. I already have this so I’m not joining. I can say though that the app is indeed helpful for travel. Goodluck on the would-be winner.

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Thank you, Marjorie!

  12. Msddah says:

    Sound like a lovely app. The give away is also very generous!

    1. Ivan Jose says:

      Yup, it is. I hope you joined. Thank you for dropping by!

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