Nothing makes a traveler happier than a hassle free trip. When you have your trip well planned and have the right apps to explore the place, you can make the most of every minute while you’re gone. When you have the information you need at your fingertips, you get rid of unwanted tensions and enjoy the moment even more!
Here are the 10 must have apps if you are a traveler:
We all love to taste the local food while we travel. Foodspotting one such app that lets you explore the best cuisines near you. This app lets you select and save the places you want while also letting you hide the places you want to skip so that you don’t have to see that again!
FourSquare is considered just another social network by people but it actually is way more than that! Check into a place and you’ll find a list of things to do there as suggested by the ones who have been there before you. Foursquare is like your city guide but in your pocket.
Holidify is the most user friendly app you will come across in India. They not just suggest the best places, they also suggest places based on the time, season, your activities and duration of your travel. They also let you ask questions about certain places and also post a review.
Available on Android
The last thing you would want while travelling is a medical emergency. Nobody likes falling sick but everyone is less immune to diseases and illness while travelling. this mostly happens due to climate change and food. ICE stores important information of you so that doctors and hospital staff can use it in case of an emergency. This stores your medical history and also the medicines you take.
Available on Android
- Trip Advisor
People often tend to believe that TripAdvisor only lets you book flights and rooms. This app also suggests the best places for you to visit and how you can get there as well. TripAdvisor is almost like an all-in-one app for travelers and offers a wide range of places to explore.
Entrain is a must have if you are traveling abroad. JetLag is something everyone suffers from while going abroad and that disrupts our sleep. This app calculates the amount of sleep you require and gives you a sleep-schedule which can help you overcome JetLag easily.
- Google Translate
Travelling to a new place and don’t know the local language? Google Translate can be your personal translator! Translate not only gives you exact meaning of words in over 90 languages, but the new feature of Speech Translation and Camera to Translate keeps you moving without trouble!
Hands down the best app for you if you someone who often forgets things. It helps you keep a track of your traveling and visits by making an easy to use itinerary. All you have to do if forward the mails you get to them and they will make sure that you don’t miss a thing! They even track flight timing changes, where your travel agent is and also helps to make hotel reservations.
- Google Maps
The most essential one! No matter where you are, Google Maps is always there to help you find your way. It has got the most accurate routes and it also gives your the best directions to the place you want to travel. Google Maps also has an offline feature that lets you download the map of an area beforehand so that you don’t have to worry about data consumption while traveling. It’s got all you need – Traffic updates, public transit, city tours with 360-degree street views, plus a voice-guided and turn-by-turn G, navigation. And now, the latest update on Google Maps for Android has enabled an option to add an extra stop to your route, without having to exit navigation mode in the app!
- WiFi Finder
If you are on a hunt for a wireless connection, NinthDecimal’s Wi-Fi Finder app will help you find all Wi-Fi hotspots, both paid and free, anywhere in the world. Unlike other competitors, you don’t need to be online to view the list.
Available on Android.