Wales walking tour app

This item appears on page 5 of the February 2016 issue.

Beaches, castles, wild ponies…. Near Swansea, Wales’ Gower Peninsula is a designated “Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.” Visitors can download the “This is Gower” app, containing maps and directions for 14 walking trails. It also has audio and visual guides (with pictures and videos) on 80 locations, using GPS to notify walkers when they’ve reached an area of interest. The app is free on Android and iOS.