Best Apps Out There
|The evolution of the smartphone has bought with it a monopoly of application choices to assist you with your everyday activity. Amongst the library of choices you’ll find 1000s of apps specifically designed to assist travellers.|
The 1Cover team have trawled through our top 100 travel apps and selected our top 10. These apps will assist from the international departure gate right down to converting your Australian dollars into the international currency of choice.
Our number 1 favourite: iTranslator Voice
For only $0.99 you have the handiest little app right in your back pocket. The iTranslator will translate any English word into one of 31 languages. All you have to do is speak into the microphone and select the language you wish to translate it to and it will speak the translation back to you. It will also translate languages back into English. No more language dictionary again!
Ditch the expensive international text messages - the WhatsApp app will allow you to send text messages, images and videos to anyone for free.
MelAir and Sydney Airport
Never miss your flight again - the MelAir and Sydney Airport apps will display all the information you need to know about your flight. The official airport apps will display up-to-date information about flight departure times, gates and airport maps.
We’ve all been in an unfamiliar place and wanted to know where the local supermarket was, or where the closest petrol station is. Aroundme is an application that shows you all the service centres around you, like restaurants, supermarkets, bars, movies and even hospitals.
XE currency converter
This app is beyond amazing, you’ll now know whether something is a good deal or a total rip off. The XE currency converter converts every currency in the world so you’ll be able to find out exactly how much your pennies are worth.
This is one of the most popular travel apps on the market, TripAdvisor shows you traveller reviews on where to eat, what to do and where to stay. The millions of reviews will allow you to pick the best kept secrets in your destination.
You’ll never leave without your toothbrush again, PackingPro is the one-stop-shop to everything you need. This application will remind you of all the essential items you’ll need on your trip.
Rain, hail or shine, it is holiday party time. The WeatherPro application will provide you with weather reports for two million geographical locations.
If you are a travel Twitter-knight then this application is for you. The WiFi Finder will pin point WiFi hotspots so you’ll never be out of the internet loop for too long. Of course you need to be a WiFi hotspot to get going, or load up on info from home.
UNESCO World Heritage – Location guide
If you want to tick off your travel bucket list items and don’t want to miss out on anything, then the World Heritage application is ideal. This app pinpoints all the amazing places you should visit in your lifetime.
These 10 travel apps will set you up for a great worldwide trip. No more aimless wandering for a supermarket, confused faced because of language barriers and top-notch barters, we’ve got you covered when it comes to travel apps!