Sure, you probably already use this app every day, but did you know you can download directions for offline navigation?
Google Maps is THE most important app to have while traveling, especially if you won't have phone data while exploring.
When working with Tailored Travel Experiences, part of what you pay for is password-protected access to your own personal travel app!
Allison builds out your entire itinerary (including confirmation codes, check-in times, addresses, maps, what to wear, reservations, suggested places to visit, & more!) and provides a unique password for you to use Trip Agent!
Using foreign currency on your next trip? Avoid over-spending and getting swindled by cab drivers or shop owners by using this currency conversion app!
Just plug in a price in the local currency to see how much it will cost in USD.. THEN decide!
If your trip includes any flights, it is absolutely essential that you have their official app on your phone!
You can check in, carry a digital boarding pass, see your gate and luggage area, and stay abreast of any flight changes that may occur.
All savvy travelers know to set travel notifications before embarking on an adventure! (you don't want your card to be frozen!)
But you should also have your bank or card company's app handy for "Just in case" moments!
You'll never know when you'll need to transfer money, approve a purchase, freeze an account, etc! Always be prepared!
If you've ever tried to navigate, order off a menu, or communicate with a local in a foreign country, you know there can be some challenges along the way!
With Google Translate you can not only type in the words you want to translate, but you can even translate an image!!
Talk about an easy way to read a road sign! Google Translate is amazing!
Want to visit a U.S. National Park?
The NPS app is the perfect app for you! With tips, online AND offline maps, guides, and even a parks "passport," it has everything you need for your next visit!
Not ready to travel just yet? They've got you covered with live webcams, news, events calendars, and more! Thanks, NPS!
AllTrails is a fantastic app that showcases trails around the world!
Whether you love hiking, walking, climbing, biking, camping, or sightseeing, AllTrails has a trail for you!
They very kindly showcase distance, elevation changes, difficulty ratings, photos, reviews, maps, and more!
Are you road tripping, or driving in a brand new place for your upcoming vacation?
GasBuddy will help you locate and gas near you, and save money at the same time! It provides each gas station's address, distance away, current prices, ratings, and if they are lacking anything (power, gas, diesel, etc).
This is an absolute must for any driving trip!!
Whatever your favorite music app may be, you're not going to want to leave home without it!
From relaxing on a plane to jamming in a car, to setting the mood for your trip in the hotel room, no vacation is complete without TUNES!
Pro tip: download your favorite playlists before your leave home for offline listening!
Want to knock out some reading on your next trip? Don't forget your favorite audio books app!
While Audible and other places have audio books for sale, others like Overdrive have free books to borrow from your local library!
Download your book before you leave so you can enjoy it on the beach, in the air, or anywhere at all!
If you'll be traveling somewhere with little to no cell reception, or don't want to pay for international cell service (or switch to Google Fi ), you should use WhatsApp!
This amazing app allows you to call and text anyone else with the app using only wifi!
In addition to making it easy to contact your loved ones while traveling, many tour companies use this app for customer service.