What's New

Updating from 4.9:

- iPhone 5 optimization
- Memory fix on larger issue downloads
- Minor bug fixes and performance improvements

Updating from 4.2:

- Read whilst downloading (iPad 2, iPad Mini, New iPad, iPhone 4+)
- Faster browsing
- Performance and stability improvements
- Improved design, navigation and layout
- Intermittent lockup on App launch bug fix

V4.9 apps are the first launch of our biggest update yet, we hope you like it as much as we do. We always love to hear your feedback, so should you have any questions, views or ideas please contact us at [email protected]

App Description

An exciting new magazine from the travel experts behind award-winning Italia!, the World City Insider Guides are essential planning and inspiration tools for those looking to make the most out of their city break.

In each special edition we reveal the secret addresses, insider advice and top tips from people who live in the city, as well as reviews and recommendations of all the best attractions, eateries and accommodation so you can make an informed decision and enjoy your time in the city.

With 132 pages packed with the best ideas and itineraries, illustrated with stunning photography to showcase the sights, alongside maps and advice to help you find your way around, it is essential reading for everyone wanting to make their city break a holiday to remember.

From the iconic heart of each city, through the best gourmet eateries, off the beaten track sights and itineraries for excursions further afield, as well as an accommodation directory, don’t book your city break without it!


This is a free app download. Free app downloads do not include a free issue unless otherwise stated. The current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased within the app.

Subscriptions are also available within the application. When a recurring subscription is purchased the latest issue will become available to download immediately.

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please click the settings cog, then click Settings then Refresh app data. If this also fails to work please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]


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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 08, 2014 Initial release