10 amazing travel apps

Dec 19 2017, 9:59 am

With March break upon us, we’ve rounded up the top 10 apps designed to make travel fun and stress-free.


“Organize your travel plans in one place with Tripit. Simply forward your travel confirmation emails to [email protected] and Tripit automatically creates a detailed daily itinerary for every trip.”

Price: Free

Packing Pro

“No matter where you’re going, or how you go, you’ll need to pack.
Packing Pro is the essential app for that. Share packing lists & catalog content with family, friends and fellow travelers via email.”

Price: $2.99

Flightrader24 Pro

“Turn your iphone or ipad into an air traffic radar and see planes around the world move in real-time on a detailed map. Or point your device at a plane in the sky to find out where it’s going and more.”

Price: $2.99

Bed Bug Proof

“Whether you travel for business or pleasure, you’re always at risk of being attacked by bed bugs. The app uses the phone’s built in flashlight, camera and zoom lens to help you inspect the areas where bed bugs can hide. Using this app is just like having a pest management professional with you, helping you screen a room before you stay in it.”

Price: Free

Water Advisor

“The Vitens Water Advisor tells you whether tap water is safe to drink wherever you are in the world. If it is not, we give you tips on how to drink water safely in that particular country: which measures you can take to make tap water drinkable and what you should be aware of if you wish to buy water to drink.”

Price: $0.99


“iExit tells you what’s at upcoming exits when you’re on the highway, it uses your device’s location to determine where you are on the highway, and then displays upcoming exits in real time.”

Price: Free


“Gogobot’s travel guide is the best way to discover the coolest place to go, anywhere in the world. Whether you’re planning a vacation or simply exploring your own hometown, Gogobot offers insider reviews and photos for the best hotels, restaurants, and places to go.”

Price: Free

Wifi Finder

“Quickly and easily find FREE or paid Wi-Fi when you travel with the JiWire Wi-Fi Finder for iPhone and iPod Touch.”

Price: Free


“Turns your iphone, instagram, facebook and dropbox photos into beautiful postcards delivered by mail.”

Price: Free

JetLag Genie

“Want to beat jet lag? The JetLag Genie helps you by creating a customized plan of action that is based on your specific flight info and sleeping patterns. This customized plan provides you with daily lists of necessary actions to take, and includes live notifications that inform you of the appropriate times to sleep.”

Price: $2.99


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