There are many things you need to consider when going on a trip. If you have a mobile gadget with you, then you can make your journey more convenient by using some apps designed for travelling. There are hundreds of downloadable travel apps to choose from. However, you should only download those that match your needs. Discussed below are three of the apps you need to have when travelling abroad.
Travelling to a country wherein majority of the people are non-English speakers is extra challenging, especially if you did not get the chance to study their native language beforehand. Google Translate allows you to get instant translation of words and phrases you want to say in another language. This app also has a voice over feature. This is important for you to be able to pronounce the words/phrases correctly.
FYI: Do you know that the Google Translate app now translates street signs? Click here to download Google Translate app for Android from Google Play.
The last thing you want to happen when unpacking is to realize that you have travelled to another country but left some important things at home. With this app however, you will get a list of things that you might need based on the destination you entered. The packing suggestion the app provides will also depend on the number of days you are travelling and the number of children and adults with you.
Ensuring you do not spend way beyond your budget while you are abroad is important. This is why you need to know you are getting accurate currency exchange. Knowing how much your money is worth when converted to another currency will also help you make a budget in advance.
There are several other apps you might need like a digital map and restaurant finder. Ask yourself what matters to you the most when you are travelling before you decide what applications you should download. The best thing about mobile gadgets these days is they can handle several apps. This means you can get all the apps you need and store them in a single device.
Every month, we will feature some more apps that are worthy of using to make your travel more convenient and of course, fun. So, watch out for more of our future posts.
– Happy Globetrotting