10 Must Have FREE Apps In Your Phone When Travelling Anywhere In The World
Leave all your travel worries at home and travel the world like an expert when you have these free apps in your phone. Save on postcard costs and just pay for shipping, never get lost, even on translation, get in touch with your loved ones and create a diary that will make your trip unforgettable.
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Never get lost in translation ever again with Google Translate’s real time translation. Translating over 90 languages and the best part about this app is that you can translate signages and symbols by just capturing an image of it and let Google translate do the job.
Download it on Google Play
Track flights and check the status of your flight live. Know if your flight is delayed, on time or if you will make to your next connecting flight. Very helpful if you are picking up someone from the airport or ask the person picking you up to download and install this app to save time in transit and traffic.
XE Currency Converter
Not good in math? Tired of converting your money to local currency or vice versa? Download XE Currency converter and convert every currency in the world.
This app beats Google Maps, Waze and every other navigation and map apps out there. Before departure, download this Maps.Me into your phone, install it, open it and download the map of your country destination and voila! You have every sightseeing spots, tourist destinations, businesses, restaurants and the nearest pub under your fingertips. What’s even better is that all of these details are available offline, so it will be a huge savings on data and money for you.
Never worry again about not having to find a WiFi spot (free or otherwise) because with this app, you can search for available WiFi hotspots wherever you go. After downloading and installing the app (including the database), it will give you an idea where you could WiFi. You can now plan where to go to if you need an internet connection even before you leave your house! Just make sure that you are located within the WiFi signal range of the hotspot because you won’t get any connection.
Record all your activities, experiences, thoughts and ideas about the trip in a tap of a button. Include photos into them, add locations, and upload them all to dropbox. Sounds boring? How about share your entries and photos via email, sms, twitter and other social media? Yes you can! With this app, you can share specific entries to your friends and relatives, no need to re-type it. And at the end of the trip, make the memory last by converting the whole trip into pdf and store them in your computer or have them printed out.
Family and group travel has never been this much fun. Now you can collect all the photos and build one album for the trip in just one place. Traveling alone? Invite your friends and family to an album and give them live update on the road! The best feature of this app is private sharing: send photos and updates only to people you want to share them with.
PackPoint Travel Packing List
Never forget anything for your trip ever again when you download and install this travel packing organizer. It will help you with things to remember, recommend type of clothing based on the weather of your city destination and how many you might need based on the duration of your stay. It will suggest other things to consider that you might have overlooked.
TourPal Travel Guide & Tours
Have a personal tour guide right out of your smartphone. Find and learn everything you need to know in the 70 cities they have covered, from tourist attractions, sights, restaurants, bars, hotels & shops. Pre-download the maps and guides before you leave and save on data roaming charges. The best thing about this app is that it includes an audio tour guide (paid feature) that will give you audio commentary on museums and tourist spots.
Make sure to download the app that you need and preload everything to avoid data charges and unnecessary data roaming charges. Do you have an awesome app that you use everytime you travel? Share it below at the comments.