Now it’s difficult even to imagine how we used to travel without smartphones! Thanks to the development of mobile technologies, the world has become much closer, and its exploration is convenient and simple. Therefore, today you can take advantage of your smartphone in many ways.
Looking to book 12 passenger van rental Orlando for your upcoming trip? Just install a simple car rental app. It will offer deals from all available car rental companies, allow you to compare them and thus choose the best one.
Naturally, many other booking engines and apps will make your travel experience easier and better too. Check them out now and use them on your next trip.
You’ve probably used TripAdvisor.com to find important travel information for your future trip. The corresponding application allows you to do this much faster. With TripAdvisor, you can read user reviews of topical and interesting sites, from museums to lodging. The app helps you plan your trip and make the right choice even before your trip.
The Near Me Now feature can be especially helpful. It makes it easy to find nearby tourist attractions, places to eat, and hotels. Are you hungry? Choose the closest restaurant or cafe with good reviews and go enjoy a delicious meal!
This is an assistant for those who don’t want to make complex calculations in their head. Just enter the required amount and the application will quickly convert it to any currency you want. The app is available anywhere in the world and converts currency even without a network connection.
XE Currency can store the history of currency transactions, build currency charts, and update currency quotes when accessing the Internet. The application is simple and convenient, and most importantly, it’s free to use.
The map is an integral part of any trip, and now you can use any available online mapping service. Unfortunately, it’s often impossible to have Internet access while traveling. Maps.me is perfect for such cases.
This application allows you to download the required maps and use them offline. Therefore, you won’t need to worry about the cost of mobile Internet roaming when traveling abroad. Maps.me has up-to-date maps and a list of places on them, including sights, cafes, restaurants, hotels, and other facilities. The app will easily build a route to your desired destination and guide you in the fastest way. So, it’s especially useful if you are traveling by car.
The shortest route from point A to point B is not always the most interesting – this is the axiom that Sidekix is based on. Enter the destination of your trip, and the app will create an individual itinerary, which will include interesting and often unconventional sights. Also, it will recommend good cafes and restaurants along the way.
For the largest metropolitan areas in the world, such as New York, London, and Paris, the app also offers themed walking routes that can be downloaded and used without an Internet connection. With Sidekix you have a stylish personal guide in your pocket!
Don’t like packing your bags? PackPoint makes this process easier and more convenient! Enter the desired travel destination, select the activities you want to do, and the app will prepare a list of things you need to bring with you.
PackPoint does this in great detail – it even takes into account the weather forecast! The main list is available for free, but if you want to personalize it, for example, add or remove something from the list, you will have to purchase the paid version of the application.
Every traveler would like to quickly receive a detailed itinerary and not waste time preparing. It’s impossible to completely avoid this, but you can make it easier if you install TripIt on your smartphone. The application will collect all the information about the upcoming trip in one place.
The idea is pretty simple. Every time you receive an email confirming your flight, hotel, or rental car booking, you simply send it to TripIt. The application analyzes the information and organizes it into one trip guide.
A new feature of the service is to provide detailed information on Covid-19 restrictions for each destination. For example, if you are traveling to the United States or Canada, TripIt will advise you if a test or vaccination certificate is required, what restrictions are in place for travelers, and whether you will have to be quarantined.
Wi-Fi finders are very useful for travelers. WiFi Map scans the surrounding area and, if there are free WiFi hotspots around, informs the user about it. Thus, you can connect to the Internet while traveling absolutely for free.
The database already contains more than 100 million access points, and it’s constantly updated. There’s a free version that shows hotspots within a 1-mile radius. In the paid version, users can download complete city maps with all available access points on them.
Foursquare is a recommendation service that allows you to choose the places that are really worth visiting. With this app, you can find everything you need – sights, cafes, restaurants, clubs, bars, shops, and much more. Foursquare has a very convenient search and will quickly find the place you are looking for.
It’s especially convenient to find a suitable cafe or restaurant in the app. You can choose a cuisine, Wi-Fi availability, a specific dish, or enter other criteria, and the application will give you a list of suitable options. Also, there is a Specials tab, thanks to which you can track discounts and special offers.