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19 Best Apps for Savvy Travelers

iPad

1. Airbnb
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Find a wide array of unique places to stay in many locations from around the world as well as other information like local experiences you might like to try on your visit

2. AsYouStay
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Get access to information on which hotels in select cities offer more flexibility so you can check-in and check-out anytime you like

3. Citymapper
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A tool to help you find the information you need about the public transportation in your current location or destination

4. Cool Cousin
Available on: iOS
::: Get recommendations from a local on the best things to do, places to go in the city, and other insider tips

5. Dayuse.com
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Want a few hours to enjoy a nap and a shower during a long layover? Dayuse helps you find hotel rooms at discounted rates of up to 75%

6. Duolingo
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Learn a foreign language or pick up a few words and phrases of the language in your destination

7. GeoSure
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A personal security app that offers information on health risks and other potential threats in your current location

8. Google Maps
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A navigation app that helps you get around in your destinations. Get directions, nearby points of interests, and more

9. Google Translate
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A handy translation tool that helps you view or listen to results in real time

10. Google Trips
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A travel planner and organizer that allows you to store and access information offline

11. Grab
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A mobile ordering app that helps you search for airport restaurants and menus, find their location, and in some airports — pre-order your meals in advance to avoid long waits

12. Hostelworld
Available on: iOS and Android
::: For your hostel booking needs

13. Hotels.com
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Find an extensive list of accommodation — from luxury hotels to budget accommodations from around the world

14. Hotel Tonight
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Find last minute hotel deals at some of the best hotels in the world

15. Kayak
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A trip planning tool that allows you to search for flights, accommodations, rental cars, and other travel related information

16. Rideways
Available on: rideways.com
::: Book airport transfers, taxi services, buses, and trains in more than 500 cities across the globe

17. Skyscanner
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Search for the best and cheapest options on flights, hotels, and car rentals

18. Vacasa
Available on: iOS and Android
::: Find the best vacation-rental for your needs in countries like the US, Italy, and Spain among others

19. XE Currency
Available on: iOS and Android
::: A currency converter app for travel needs