Planning and fulfilling your dream vacation or an efficient business trip can be quite challenging. Choosing the right travel app can determine whether you are able to stay at a good hotel, save time and money, and pick the most convenient flight. With the help of this blog, you can receive information about applications that will make your travels much easier and more enjoyable.
Skyscanner – with this application you can see available flights from the airport nearest to you, as well as information on hotels and busses. It also has an alert function that will notify you of any price changes.
Hopper – winner of the Google Play Games 2016, this app shows you flights and prices for up to one month in advance. It has an alert function and occasionally notifies you about cheap flights that can save you up to 40% in plane ticket costs. With this app, you can book flights in less than a minute.
Hotel Tonight – travelling is full of unexpected surprises - some pleasant, some not so pleasant, such as flight delays and/or cancellations. Sometimes these disruptions can affect your hotel reservations. This application partners with thousands of hotels worldwide and allows you to find and book an affordable hotel room nearest to you at a moment’s notice.
CityMapper – if you’re in a particular city for the first time, this app will simply help you get around. From subways to busses to train lines, this app will ensure that you get from point A to point B as easily and quickly as possible.
Packpoint – has anyone ever left their house for a trip without posing the question: “Am I forgetting anything?” With Packpoint, you can indicate your destination and time of year and the app will provide suggestions for items that are advisable to have with you based on the current weather and other conditions. Alternatively, you can create your own checklist so that you don’t forget to take anything with you, and then that you don’t forget to take those things back home with you.
XE Currency – one of the most useful apps, which shows you various currencies and corresponding exchange rates. Most importantly, changes to exchange rates update automatically.
Yelp – one of the most well-known information platforms in the world; Yelp helps you view and review various dining, entertainment, accommodation and/or other types of businesses so as to save you time and money and ensure you find businesses that are reputable, dependable and affordable.
Duolingo – if your trip is planned at least several months in advance, this app allows you to learn at least a little bit of the local language before your plane touches the ground. You can take beginner or intermediate courses in over 20 languages and it even has its own “bot” that you can talk to so you can learn the most important and widely used phrases, idioms and expressions.