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Ahsan Ali is the founder of Travelistia.com, a creative writer and social media marketer. He has been developing great content for various niches from travel to fashion industries. He’d love to travel to different destinations and like to make new friends.

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Using Travel Apps to Make Your Life Easier


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How Travel Apps Can Help You Make Your Journey Stress-Free

With the popularity of smartphones and tablets, more and more digital-savvy travelers are making important use of their smart devices to help them stay connected and informed when traveling abroad. Travel apps are proving to be a great help while traveling in foreign countries. From language translation, to maps and directions, to finding restaurants and things to do.

Most of the popular travel apps are available from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store where you easily download them so you can use them on your travel journey.
 
You’ll find Travel apps to be very useful and efficient. They’ve really made human life much easier. You may find that you can also use the apps for various purposes in your everyday life. There are thousands of great travel apps to help you in just about every way probable, ensuring an enjoyable and stress-free holiday. So next time you pull out your baggage or set out to plan the trip of a lifetime, try using some of these wonderful apps like Triposo or TripAdvisor and see what a revolution they can make in your life. Here are some benefits you can get from travel apps.

Travel Booking

Travel Booking on a Cellphone
Booking hotel rooms, checking airfares and flights and making restaurant reservations and so much more than this. Some of the the really popular apps are Hotels.com & Booking.com for Hotel Booking, Trivago for Hotel Search, Hotel Tonight for amazing last minute deals. Check out Flight Aware­ for Live Flight Tracking Maps, Flight Status and Airport Delays for airline flights. These and the many other popular booking apps can help you have a better travel experience from planning to the actual trip and probably most importantly once you are at your destination.

Automated Language Translation

This is one really cool app that captured my imagination. Travis Translator is a company that provides language translation over your smartphone. While English speaking locals are quite abundant in most major cities around the world, venturing to the outback reveals that communication can be a real problem.

Lack of communication can be a prohibiting factor in experiencing life as the locals. Phone apps like Travis Translator and others provide flexibility and the freedom for tourist to explore exotic lands by allowing them communicate using their smartphone as a language translation service. This opens up a whole new world of roaming for travelers who want to experience life off the beaten track in lands far away but don’t know the local language.

Directions

Smartphone Map Directions
Want to go to a certain place while traveling in some country because one of your friends tweeted the picture of the most perfect, adventurous place you’ve ever desired to go? Or check out that ancient site that’s running a timely exhibit of your favorite place in some exhibition show and you are inspired? Or maybe there’s a specific running route you want to cover within the next few days before you reach back to home? Your Smartphone can take you there! So, before you pack your luggage and bags and see the world, check out this list of travel apps that should anticipate all your on-the-road needs: Google Maps, Motion GPS Drive, Navigon USA, Waze and a number of high-tech apps are available online.

These are amazing smartphone apps that are helping a lot of people around the world get to where they want to go. PinDrop is a map-based journal that creates it easy to discover points of interest (or your car in an incredibly packed parking lot). Drop a pin at preferred or unforgettable locations while you’re on holiday and consider revisiting again. Include a memo or picture with each pin to recap you of why each scene was interesting enough to return there again.

Latest Travel Trends

Online Travel Booking
Tour Guides and activity suppliers are used to identifying new travel trends in the tourism industry with the use of apps. It’s a natural part of the trade in an industry that changes internationally.
 
This is such a dynamic industry, the hot trend this year, might not be very popular the next year. Divvy is one of the numerous apps that has visual character recognition to comprehend details such as items ordered and prices from a restaurant check and charge the proper amount to each member of your dinner party. It estimates and divides the tip, permits you to sort visitors into groups for those who would like to pay collectively.
 
According to Virtuoso, the second trend for 2017 is active and adventure travel. These experiences include things like “An African Safari and trekking in Morocco, swimming with whale sharks in Mexico or Australia, or hiking the Swiss Alps & High Atlas Mountains in Morocco“.

Pay Bills:

Pay Bills with your Smartphone
By using an Android app like Mint you can pay your bills right in your hotel or while eating in a restaurant. Bill Reminders, Bill Tracking, Online Bill Payment and confirmations are all available in phone apps for travel. You can also track and instantly pay your bills in seconds like never before. Lastly, a major convenience is that all your bills and expenses will be in one modest and prearranged place!
 
Just set it up and Mint can display your bills, bank accounts, and credit cards, to assist stop things from dropping through the cracks. This online bill expense feature (available on PC and mobile) makes disbursing bills a cinch. Here are some of the recently developed best apps of 2017; Prism Bills & Personal Finance, Mint Bill Pay, Mobilligy and prize money.

Stay in Touch:

We are continually being presented to new travel apps and online gears that are designed to change our lives at the click of a button even if we are traveling. If you want to improve your travel experience and keep things simple on the road, you may consider these apps.
 
Some communication apps are a great help for the avid traveler to keep track of travel experiences and share them with family and friends back home. This amazing travel journal lets travel folks to blog, upload recent pictures, tag posts with a recent location, and book lodging with just one app. Traveling Blogs and photos can easily be shared on numerous assorted social media platforms with just one modernize update and posts can be updated without a Wi-Fi connection and synched later.
 
You can get in touch with your friends or family or can communicate while you are abroad. You can rent them from a rapidly growing community of local car owners like in the local Moroccan community or make some extra money by renting your own vehicle out to visitors. Turo, PackPoint, Circa, WhatsApp and different messengers are used to communicate and book the important things you need while traveling.
 

1 thought on “Using Travel Apps to Make Your Life Easier”

  1. Google Trips, Hooper, Uber, and MYTSA are also good apps. I got a good idea after reading this article about the apps and how to use them efficiently. Will explore more article on this site.

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Author

Ahsan Ali

Ahsan Ali

Travel Blogger

Ahsan Ali is the founder of Travelistia.com, a creative writer and social media marketer. He has been developing great content for various niches from travel to fashion industries. He’d love to travel to different destinations and like to make new friends.

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