Useful Apps For Travel Junkies
Now, traveling isn’t possible without apps. One way or another, you may need to use an app to book tickets, hotel rooms, etc. Besides making the cumbersome logistics of travel easier, apps also help you get the best of deals. That’s why, it is all the more beneficial for you to use a travel app before, during and after travel. So, let’s take a quick look at some of the most useful apps for travel junkies:
Saving up before and during a trip can help you get more bang for your buck during your travel. You get to enjoy more number of things and have more fun. The best place to start is your airfare. That’s where the travel app Hopper guides you on when to book your flight tickets to get the best deal on airfare.
The app uses artificial intelligence to predict and suggest when you could book to get the best prices with a 95% accuracy. It’s scrutinizes and analyzes billions of airfares and predicts the optimal time to block a flight ticket.
Hopper’s “Watch A Trip” feature will alert you when flight ticket prices change or drop to help you get the best deals. Hopper is a great app to have for overseas and long distance travelers.
Travel is an activity where you have to process a ton of information in a very short time and make the right decisions. PackPoint can help you do just that. You need automation and even AI to make efficient use of your time to arrive at the best that you can do.
PackPoint, as its name goes, can help you pack your luggage. You can input the number of days, weather and the activities like trekking, skiiing, etc. PackPoint will create a checklist of all the things you need to carry on your backpack.
You can add, delete or save items on your packing list and even save the list. You can also share the list with your friends that are going to tour along with you. PackPoint comes in both free and premium versions with the latter costing $2.99.
TripAdvisor is a highly popular travel app where you find reviews, ratings and rankings of restaurants, hotels, bars, etc. You can also post reviews on this app and rate hotels and restaurants in five point scale. The hotels with the best reviews gain more visibility so that you can choose the best ones.
They are also rated on popularity based on quality, quantity, etc. along with whether the reviews are recent or ancient and also the consistency with which they get good reviews.