Taking your smartphone on holiday with you? Then check out these essential apps to help your Australian journey run even more smoothly. Besides, Australia is a big place and the power of your smartphone can help you to discover a whole lot more down under!
There’s Nothing Like Australia – for Australia’s highlights
This clever little app takes users on 13 journeys via video, travel stories and more. It also includes great detail on places to stay, things to see and has a built in itinerary list.
TripIt – for storing itineraries
There’s no doubt that one of the hardest parts about planning for your holiday is keeping on top of airline times, hotel and car reservations. Fortunately, TripIt can store all your itineraries on your mobile or tablet, allowing you to access all of them at once.
TripIt also allows you to share your itineraries and holiday plans with various social networking platforms, so you can Facebook your friends to gather more advice about travelling in Oz!
Tripadvisor – for browsing through reviews
Browse through reviews, photos and feedback from travellers who have visited areas, stayed in places or eaten in restaurants that you’re planning on visiting.
Tripadvisor is, without doubt, the most established travel review services online. If you visit somewhere in Australia that you just can’t get out of your head then leave a great review on tripadvisor and tell other travellers about your experience!
XE Currency Converter – for converting money
There’s nothing more confusing then figuring out how much you’re actually spending whilst travelling! Wave goodbye to guesstimations and convert any currency to $AUS.
FlightTrack/FlightTrack Pro – for tracking flights
FlightTrack helps travellers track flights in real time; find out if your flight is delayed, what gate you’re leaving from and other useful information.
This app could be very handy for Australian travellers, as volcanic clouds and industrial strikes are always pending.
Footprints Travel Guide – for finding what you need
If you’re visiting Brisbane, New South Wales Coast, Sydney or Melbourne, then this app could prove to be really handy for you.
With the Footprints Travel Guide, you can find somewhere to rest your eyes, somewhere to fill that hole in your stomach or research into the areas top attractions.
Visit http://www.10travelapps.com/search/Australia for more fab apps for both iPhone and Android.
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