There are some fantastic apps out there than make a traveller’s adventures even more amazing – here are 10 of the best.
The GetYourGuide app allows you to book activities and tours in advance for locations across the globe – you’ll never be stuck for something to do.
2. Turbulence forecast
One of the worst things about flying is turbulence. And while the turbulence forecast app can’t prevent it happening, it can give you the heads-up on what to expect.
With the Skyscanner app installed, finding the best deals for flights, hotels and car rental will be a breeze. It even has an ‘explore’ section with travel tips – perfect for when you’re lacking inspiration.
With navigation app GPSmyCity on your phone, you’ll be able to explore the thousands of cities across the world without fear of getting lost. The app provides fun walking tours which you can follow at your own pace, as well as terrific travel articles to improve your local knowledge.
Most people rely on photos as a way of remembering their travels, but Polarsteps is far more creative. This wicked app tracks you journey and illustrates it on beautiful interactive maps which you can customise with photos and text.
Duolingo is free language learning app that teaches you through fun interactive games. So whether you’d like to learn a few basic phrases or aim for fluency, it’s ideal.
When you’re travelling to a strange new country, deciding what to pack can be a nightmare. This is the beauty of PackPoint – by providing some basic information about your trip, the app creates an accurate packing list for you to follow.
8. Prey Anti-Theft
Protect your precious electronics by installing security app Prey Anti-theft. This clever app can track your devices, lock them and take silent surveillance photos should they fall into the wrong hands.
9. App in the Air
App in the Air enables you to store your travel details all in one place. It also provides you with useful information including travel tips and airport security wait times – some of the features even work offline.
10. Culture Trip
Culture Trip is a cool app which gives your access to expert travel tips, city guides and much more – in the form of videos, articles and animations. Whenever you’re looking for something to do, just hit the explore button and it’ll serve up the most exciting and intriguing activities.
Once you’ve downloaded your apps, remember to search airport parking comparison site Looking4.com for spaces in hubs like Glasgow and anywhere else worldwide, cruise to the airport in the comfort of your own car and chill out before a terrific tech-assisted trip.
That’s our list! Share your favourite travel apps in the comments section.