People travel for different reasons. Some people go to destination like Mauritius to soak in the sun and read their book by the poolside. I, on the other hand, prefer scuba diving and snorkelling. My wife wants to travel to the UK to visit museums, I just want to watch a football game.
The reason why you are travelling is immaterial, it is all made easy with a travel itinerary app.
Make sure that you are using an international prepaid SIM card to remain connected on your trip abroad.
Tripit is an all-in-one travel itinerary planner.
Download: TripIt: Travel Planner (iOS) 4.8 star rating | TripIt: Travel Planner (Android) 4.6 star rating, over 5 million downloads.
Planning an international vacation? Make use of a top travel app.
Further reading: Top 110 Best travel apps (2022 International tourist guide).
TravelBank is a travel itinerary app designed with the business traveller in mind.
Download: TravelBank Expenses and Travel (iOS) 4.6 star rating | TravelBank – Travel & Expenses (Android) 4 star rating, over 50 000 downloads.
Are you wondering how many times your favourite travel app has been downloaded?
Further reading: Top 10 most downloaded travel apps (2022 Tourist guide).
Travel Republic is a multidimensional app that allows you to plan multiple parts of your trip using one interface.
Download: Travel Republic (iOS) 3.2 star rating | Travel Republic, Holiday Hotel (Android) 4 star rating, 100 000 downloads.
Do you know what a travel app is and the benefits that they can offer you?
Further Reading: What are travel apps & why every tourist needs them.
Trip case is an all-in-one app that allows you to plan multiple elements of your vacation.
Download: TripCase (iOS) 2.9 star rating| TripCase – Travel Organizer (Android) 4.3 star rating, over 1 million downloads
Remaining connected when you are travelling abroad is important.
Further reading: What is international roaming & how it works.
Sygic Travel is a navigation app that highlights the top recommended restaurants and tourist sites along your journey.
Download: Sygic Travel Maps Offline (iOS) 4.6 star rating| Sygic Travel Maps Trip Planner (Android) 4.1 star rating, over 1 million downloads.
International roaming can be expensive. However, there are ways to avoid them.
Further reading: How to avoid roaming charges (2022 Travellers guide)
|Name||Description||Best for||Searches on Google||Cost|
|Scout||Scout is a navigation app that helps you build an itinerary with recommendations.||Best travel planner for cities with detailed map||Over 20 000||Free|
|Puffin||Puffin is a navigation app that helps you plan the most convenient trip||Finding the best commute or route for your travel itinerary.||Over 20 000||Free|
|Travel Trove||Travel Trove is a itinerary building app that provides information on key sights at your desired location.||Detailed travel planner for multi-city trips.||Over 20 000||Free|
|Travel Mapper||Travel Mapper is a navigation app that syncs with Google and helps you build an itinerary with recommendations.||Google Sheets travel itinerary with live map||Over 20 000||Free|
|Plip||Like Waze, Plip is a navigation app that uses live maps that are crowd sourced with top recommendations of key tourist sights.||Mobile-first collaborative trip planner with maps||Over 20 000||Free|
There are significant benefits to travelling abroad.
Further reading: 20 Benefits of travelling abroad (2022 International tourist guide)
One of the best features of travel itinerary apps is that most of them are crowd sourced. Therefore, you know you are travelling to a location/sight that is popular with other tourists. This will help you maximise your travelling experience.
When considering downloading an app, look out for the star rating that the app carries as well as the number of times it has been downloaded
Crowd sourcing is changing the way apps are developed. The advantages of crowd sourcing is that travellers make recommendations based on their experiences. That way, you will know if you should add something to your itinerary or avoid it.
No. Most travel itinerary apps allow you to plan multiple elements of your vacation in one place. Further, some apps will sync your bookings into an itinerary list.
Most itinerary apps work best if they are connected to the internet. However, some apps do offer some offline capabilities provided that information is uploaded while you are connected.
Most apps are designed to adhere to strict privacy laws and standards. The information that you use in a app should remain private. If you are really concerned about this, consider downloading a VPN app.