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  • Destination 2020 The United Kingdom

    Destination 2020 The United Kingdom

    Exploring natural landscapes is a wonderful way to have a holiday. The United Kingdom or UK has some areas of outstanding beauty. These include the exhilarating St David’s Peninsula in Wales, the unique Isle of Wight off the south coast of England, the New Forest in England and the Lizard, the…

  • Destination 2020 Croatia

    Destination 2020 Croatia

    A long, naturally beautiful coastline studded with hundreds of islands make Croatia ideal for a beach holiday. The Makarska Riviera, with its dramatic back drop of Mount Biokovo is ideally situated for walking holidays. Sightseers will revel in an abundance of pretty historic towns and villages…

  • Destination 2020 - Three Beautiful Baltic Countries

    Destination 2020 - Three Beautiful Baltic Countries

    The Baltic countries of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are gaining in popularity due to their historic capitals of Riga, Vilnius and Tallinn. But, beyond these capitals those prepared to venture further will find stunning natural landscapes pretty villages and remarkable towns bursting with…

  • Seasons Greetings

    Seasons Greetings

    As the year draws to a close it is time to reflect on the past twelve months and to look forward to the next twelve months. My annual Christmas letter is a quick trip through the past year and a peek into the next few months. Season’s greetings to all our readers and wishing you a happy and…

  • Albania Shkodër
    Ancient and Modern Mingle in Shkodër, Albania

    Ancient and Modern Mingle in Shkodër, Albania

    Shkodër or Shkodra is one of the oldest cities in Albania. Today it is one of the most vibrant cities in this fascinating country. Ancient traditions and an interesting cuisine meld into a modern culture all enhanced by echoes of Italy on its streets.

  • GPSMyCity Guided Articles
    New Titles on GPSmyCity.com and One Giveaway

    New Titles on GPSmyCity.com and One Giveaway

    For me, the last few months have been a whirlwind of travel. I have visited many towns and cities both in my own country, the UK, and overseas. Everyone is unique in character yet there is a common theme – the reason it came into existence. I love to know that reason and to find evidence to…

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina Trebinje
    Trebinje - a Taste of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Trebinje - a Taste of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Scant notice is taken of the Monument to the Liberators as the daily Green Market is in full swing in the leafy surrounds of Freedom Square, the beating heart of Trebinje a small town in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Chairs and tables from a circle of cafés sprawl across the pavement and those who are…

  • Montenegro Cetinje
    Cetinje Mixing Culture and Countryside in Montenegro

    Cetinje Mixing Culture and Countryside in Montenegro

    Founded during the fifteenth century and once the Royal Capital of Montenegro Cetinje is now considered its Cultural Centre. Snaking along a flat valley at the base of the foothills of the Mount Lovćen National Park this lovely town with its attractive architecture has much to offer its visitors.

  • Montenegro Budva
    The Magical Old Town of Budva in Montenegro

    The Magical Old Town of Budva in Montenegro

    The intriguing Old Town of Budva occupies a small peninsula on the Budva Riviera. This stunning stretch of coastline fringes the blue Adriatic Sea against a backdrop of the dramatic limestone mountains in the Lovcen National Park in Montenegro. Spires of ancient churches puncture the sky line…

  • Italy Tuscany
    Beside the Seaside Italian Style in Viareggio, Tuscany

    Beside the Seaside Italian Style in Viareggio, Tuscany

    Elegant and once exclusive resort for the rich, Viareggio, on the Tuscan Riviera quickly became a favourite destination for the inhabitants of Florence, Lucca and Prato when the railway came to the town. By then its bathing culture was firmly established and survives to this day. The lovely…