Website Search
Research Papers
plg_search_attachments
Articles
FAQs
Easy Profile - Search plugin
Courses & Exams
Pages
Specialized Search Engines
Events Calender
Upcoming Events
Sunday, 26 March 2017 14:55

The Best Travel Apps to Enhance Your Next Getaway

By: 

Organizing a summer vacation can take a lot of hard work before you set off, from getting to the gate on time to finding fun activities at your destination. These mobile apps are here to help.

Booking travel online can be done as easily from your mobile phone as it is from a desktop computer. These 9 travel apps provide up to the minute research and can book your next adventure within minutes.

For: iOS

Price: Free

Triptease helps you find the most beautiful and exotic spots for your vacation by letting you browse through its magazine-style interface by location or rating. There's some gorgeous photography and a range of reviews for each venue's page, and you can even subscribe to updates from your favorite reviewers if you wish.

2- TripAdvisor

For: Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Price: Free

The TripAdvisor app pulls in reviews from thousands of real-life travelers, providing all the feedback you need to weigh the pros and cons of every hotel, motel, B&B, and attraction known to man. An overall rating and travelers' photos are included for all destinations.

3- GateGuru

For: Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Price: Free

GateGuru gets you through the airport with minimal fuss, offering up a simple-to-use dashboard providing at-a-glance information about flight delays, departure times, airport layouts, and more.

4- Hotel Tonight

For: Android, iOS

Price: Free

Hotel Tonight is a reviews database of places to stay, but the quality of these reviews is what makes the app stand out: They manage to be both insightful and comprehensive without being too long. The app also gives you access to last-minute discounts from hotels looking to fill vacancies.

5- TripIt

For: Android, BlackBerry, iOS, Windows Phone

Price: Free (or 99 cents with no ads)

TripIt is like having a personal travel assistant on your phone or tablet. Forward your confirmation emails to TripIt and it can automatically add them to your itinerary. Once your travels are plotted out, TripIt tells you exactly where you need to be and when.

6- iTranslate

For: iOS

Price: Free

If you're worried about being caught short when it comes to speaking the local lingo while abroad, iTranslate has you covered with its no-fuss interface. It covers over 60 languages, turns text to speech (and vice versa), and detects languages automatically based on your input.

7- Field Trip

For: Android, iOS

Price: Free

Google's Field Trip app jumps into life while you're out and about, suggesting interesting places (or events) nearby in the form of pop-up notifications and summary cards. Perfect when you're wandering around a strange area and need some guidance on where to go next.

8- Trip Journal

For: Android, iOS

Price: $2.99

Trip Journal is built to record your trip to the farthest corners of the earth. You can quickly mark off places you've visited and incorporate photos and notes into your interactive maps, and there are plenty of options for sharing your vacation with friends and family.

 

9- WeatherPro

For: Android, BlackBerry, iOS, Windows Phone

Price: $2.99 to $3.99

The weather plays a big part in most holidays, and WeatherPro is just about the most complete forecasting app you can tap your fingers at. Covering 2 million locations worldwide, it includes satellite and radar information, as well as a forecast for the next few days.

Source : http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/apps/reviews/g1235/10-travel-apps-to-enhance-your-next-getaway/

Leave a comment

Get Exclusive Research Tips in Your Inbox

Receive Great tips via email, enter your email to Subscribe.
Please wait
online research banner

airs logo

AIRS is the world's leading community for the Internet Research Specialist and provide a Unified Platform that delivers, Education, Training and Certification for Online Research.

Subscribe to AIRS Newsletter

Receive Great tips via email, enter your email to Subscribe.
Please wait

Follow Us on Social Media

Follow us on Facebook