Travel applications


Travel Apps – Types available

The range of apps available (complementing online websites) include areas such as:

– Accommodation and Booking
– Airlines
– Airline – in-flight entertainment on own device – Pre download app and then you can utilise the airline entertainment inflight.
– Airports
– ATM Machines
– Attractions Guides
– Bush fire alerts
– City maps
– City guides
– Country regions
– Communication
– Cycling routes
– Events
– First aid / Emergency
– Hiking trails
– International Currency Exchange
– Language (Learning and translate – Online and Offline)

– Maps and Navigation (Online and Offline)
– Mobility / Disability access
– National park guide
– Online booking
– Public Transport
– Rail Companies
– Road trip routes
– Safety

– Security / International alerts
– Snow reports
– Time

– Tourism boards (cities and countries)
– Transportation (Train/ subway / metro, bus, tram)
– Travel Booking
– Weather
– Wifi finder


Travel Apps – Portals

Appannie – Top current apps charts – https://www.appannie.com/apps/google-play/top/australia/overall/

CNN – Top 50 Travel Apps – http://travel.cnn.com/explorations/shop/50-ultimate-travel-apps-so-far-353352

Getapp – Business Apps – http://www.getapp.com/
Google Chrome – Browser app store – https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/apps

** Google Play – Top Travel Apps – https://play.google.com/store/apps/category/TRAVEL_AND_LOCAL/collection/topselling_free

Google Play – Travel apps – https://play.google.com/store/apps/category/TRAVEL_AND_LOCAL

Public Alerts – Google- http://www.google.org/crisisresponse/publicalerts/index.html


Electronic Connectivity and Synch (Selected)

*** IFTTT (Sync and connect electronic functions) – https://ifttt.com/


Travel Apps (Selected)

Air Help (Claim assistance) – http://www.getairhelp.com/
Alpaca – travel app – https://alpaca.travel/

AVUXI – Travel heatmaps – http://www.avuxi.com/

* City Maps 2 go (Offline world wide city maps) – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ulmon.android.citymaps2go&hl=en

Batchgeo (Create custom maps using Excel spreadsheet data) – http://batchgeo.com/

Check my Trip app (By Amadeus) https://www.checkmytrip.com/ and other Amadeus apps – https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Amadeus%20IT%20Group%20SA&hl=en

Embark – Global transit planner – http://www.getembark.io/
Expedia app – http://www.expedia.com/app
EU Rail Planner – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.hafas.android.eurail

Evernote (Clip online articles)

Facebook (Groups, Pages) –

Galileo (World maps app) – https://galileo-app.com/
Gateguru – http://www.gateguru.com/

** Geocaching – Exploration networking and game –
https://www.geocaching.com/play

*** Google Trips – https://www.google.com/trips/

I Translate App (Language translation app) – http://www.itranslateapp.com/

Indie travel guides –

Jetlag Rooster (Sleep pattern tool to help avoid jetlag) – http://www.jetlagrooster.com/
Kitestring – Safety app – https://www.kitestring.io
Lounge Buddy (Airport lounge guide) – http://www.loungebuddy.com/

Map my walk – http://www.mapmywalk.com/

Pinterest (Inspiration and clippings saving)
Rome to Rio (Work itinerary and transportation options planning) – http://www.rome2rio.com/

Tourist Eye by Lonely Planet (Trip Planner – Locations, tips and more) – http://www.touristeye.com/#
Travel Math (Travel calculator for various measures) – http://www.travelmath.com/

Travefy (Online and mobile group travel planner application) – https://travefy.com/
Travel buds app – http://www.travelbudsapp.com

Tripcase (Travel planner app and scheduler – by Sabre) – https://www.tripcase.com/

Tripomatic (City Attraction, Transfer and Tours Planner/ Itinerary) – http://www.tripomatic.com/

Tripadvisor Apps – http://www.tripadvisor.com.au/apps
Tripit app – https://www.tripit.com/
Tryplane – plane social media app – http://www.tryplane.com

U trip – trip location planner – https://utrip.com/
World around me app – http://worldaroundmeapp.com/
World dictionary (Picture to text language translation app) – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.penpower.worldictionary&hl=en

World Mate – https://www.worldmate.com/

Country apps

United States – NYC apps – http://www.nycgo.com/articles/best-nyc-smartphone-apps

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