To make sure your holiday goes by without hitch, it’s best to keep all the practical info you may need to hand. So put down your large paper maps and foreign language dictionaries and let your smartphone make your life that much easier. Here is our list of essential travel apps for your time away…
Travel List will give you all the help you need to make sure you pack everything you need for your holiday. Use this app to remind you to pack the things that have to go in to your suitcase at the last minute. You can also add events to your calendar and set one time or regular alerts.
If you need help figuring out what to put on the list of things to take on your holiday, then Huffpost Travel is a great source of ideas. As long as you have an iPhone, handing over just $1.99 will ensure you never forget anything again!
Trip It gives you all of your travel details in one place and at a glance. So whether you want info on your flights, rental car, hotel, or directions – you can do it all with Trip It! You can also sync the app to post travel plans and share itineraries on social media. What’s more – it gives you all of this for free!
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Google Maps is essential for any holiday; especially if you’re going to a place for the first time. This nifty little app gives you traffic updates and 360° street views, in addition to turn by turn, voice-guided GPS navigation. It is free for both iOS and Android.
iStone Travel Translation
If you’re travelling to a country where you don’t speak the local lingo, IStone Travel Translation is here to ensure that nothing important gets lost in translation. This app gives 300 key phrases in 12 different languages, so you’ll be able to communicate wherever you are.
The basic version is free, but you will have to pay extra for extra language packs (beyond the 12 included for nothing).