Going away for a weekend or a long overseas trip is the perfect way to break up with the routine and to change de-stress. Personally I tend to decide the last minute, I love to be spontaneous but I have to admit it add some pressure too. What to pack? How is the weather? Did I take enough clothes or not enough? As usual there is an app for it! I handpicked for your the 5 travel weird apps you didn’t know (myself I didn’t know them until I prepared this article) – no more stress, look up into your phone, get the apps and you will be ready with no time for a lovely trip.
Tell it where you’re going, how long for and who with and it’ll spit out a suggested list of what you might need, split up into essentials (passport, currency), clothes, gadgets and more, with separate lists for additional family members.
A potentially life-saving database of emergency service numbers for just about every country you’d ever care to visit, plus plenty for those that you wouldn’t – the option to pin certain services to your home screen as widgets, for one-touch access to police, ambulances and fire engines.
Having detected the UVI rating of your current location, this nifty little app sets a countdown timer to alert you when you’re due your next slathering of sunblock. All you have to do is input your skin type and the SPF of your lotion, then kick back and soak up some worry-free rays.
Wherever you go, there’s this – a nifty tip calculator to help the mathematically challenged split bills and tips while neatly sidestepping social embarrassment. Tipulator also allows you to easily split the cheque among friends and colleagues or use the palindrome feature to prevent frauds.
One click is all you need to find an ATM. Search near you or in airports, banks, convenience stores, grocery stores, hotels, restaurants and more. No wandering through multiple screens; this QuickClick series app is built for speed and ease of use.
If you know some unusual apps for travelling, please let me know.