Travel apps are great aids to people who are not just dreaming about trips, but living them. While nobody argues your skills, these travel apps are meant to make your life easier. Following are some of the best travel apps you are bound to find. I update the list periodically so if you feel some ‘must have’ travel apps were left out, please give me a shout.
OpenTable Free App – This handy app lets you search restaurants for available reservations. Enter the date and time you want to meet and eat, along with your preferred cuisine, price range, and the number of people, and OpenTable will spit out a list of places for you
CoPilot Live 8 guides you with full spoken, turn-by-turn directions, real-time information along the way
Apps for keeping in touch:
Facebook App – A cheaper way to stay in touch with your friends while you are on the road
Apps for travel photographers:
Hipstamatic App – Give digital photography an analog look, swap lenses, film, and flash settings
Apps for fun:
Epicurious App – Have a good number of recipes with you on the road
Office apps on the go:
Dragon App – Dictation. It will write what you say with a certain degree of success
Wall Street Journal – There is a pay feature, but some content is free
Translator with Voice Remeber the instant language translator from Star Trek? Well, this is a step in that direction.
Free Translator provides an interface to the free Google Translate API for many languages