Top 5 Best Travel Apps for iOS
Summer is already at hand. Of course, this is also the time when most of us indulge our wanderlust. Traveling widens our horizons by introducing us to new adventures that we would not be able to experience if we stay in the comforts of our home. However, embarking on a journey is not as easy as you think. You have to be prepared when you are going to an unfamiliar place.
Don’t worry, though; let this blog help make your escapade unforgettable. Here are five iOS apps that can assist you in covering the essentials of a successful trip.
Besides money, plane tickets and hotel accommodation are important consideration when traveling. Sadly, plane tickets and hotel rooms could cost more than what your budget is prepared for. Good thing the Expedia Hotels & Flights app is here to help you save up to 40% on flight and room deals. It even provides reviews on hotels and allows you to book your plane tickets wherever your location is. You can even use the app to check if your flight is on time.
Just like the Expedia Hotels & Flights app, the KAYAK Flights, Hotels & Cars app can help you in booking your flights and hotel rooms and in checking if your flight is on time. But this app has an added feature: it allows you to rent a car in the city you are bound for. This makes transportation easier as soon as you get off the plane.
Once you have arranged for your travel and accommodations, it is also important that you pack the essentials for your vacation. The Packing Pro app ensures that you bring along only the necessary things. The app lets you to create a systematic checklist for your clothes, toiletries, and other stuff. Plus, it also provides suggestions on what you should bring through the ready-made list that comes with it. Remember, though, that it’s always best to travel light.
If you are going to an unfamiliar place, getting lost when roaming the streets is a very real possibility. Maps are great solutions to this, but, sometimes, they only add to the bulk of your baggage. So, with the TripAdvisor Offline City Guides, all you have to bring is your handy iOS device. With this app, you’re equipped with hundreds of city maps that guarantee you will never be lost. You won’t even need a Wi-Fi or Internet connection to look for your location.
Just like the TripAdvisor Offline City Guides app, you can also access hundreds of maps in the Travel Guides by Stay.com app. And you’ll get not only maps, but also a thousand travel guides that highlight a city’s top picks in food, culture, and architecture. IThe app also allows you to customize your own travel guide and lets you add places you have already visited.
It is best to be prepared whenever you are going out of town to avoid any unpleasant experiences. All of these apps are available on iTunes. For the latest news from MacMall, follow @MacMall on Twitter and connect with MacMall on Facebook.