Planning an Adventure Abroad? Download these Apps Immediately
If you’re one of the lucky globetrotters with an overseas escape already scheduled in your calendar this year, make sure it’s the most stress-free, gratifying, and adventurous one yet with these genius and exceptionally handy travel apps. They’ll ensure you’re on top of every aspect of your highly anticipated vacation—from your itinerary, flights, accommodation, language, and activities—just by a simple touch of a finger. Scroll down and start downloading the apps that will take care of the logistics and allow you to worry about the most important things—like your next dining destination.
Discover cities through stunning city guides with plenty of beautiful photography. Find locals you like on Townske, and check out their favourite places using the curated city guides that they have created.
Organise all your travel plans in one place with TripIt. Simply forward your travel confirmation emails to firstname.lastname@example.org and TripIt automatically creates a detailed daily itinerary for every trip. Plus, you can even access travel plans anytime (even offline), on any device—genius!
This app is the Queen of all packing list apps—Packing Pro lets you create customisable packing lists, filter items based on what you need to buy, discover ideas, and suggestions from sample lists.
LoungeBuddy helps you find and access airport lounges worldwide—from the casual traveller in economy to the seasoned elite road warrior, LoungeBuddy will help you make the most of your time at the airport. Travelling in style is always a good idea.
Learn your destination’s language before you depart for your adventure—learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, or Swedish. Not only will the locals appreciate your attempts at speaking their language, but immersing yourself in the culture will guarantee you a fulfilling trip.
GateGuru provides real-time flight status with push notifications along with a wealth of airport content specifically customised to your itinerary.
Make travel and accommodation planning as mobile as you are with Airbnb. The accommodation giant’s app opens the door to the world’s most interesting places to stay with over 600,000 listings in more than 34,000 cities, and a place to stay that’s most suitable for you and your adventure.
TripAdvisor boasts millions of traveller reviews, photos, and maps so you can plan and book your perfect trip. With over 225 million reviews and opinions by travellers, TripAdvisor makes it easy to find the lowest airfare, best hotels, great restaurants, and the best things to do no matter where you’re headed.