These days it seems the app store has an answer for everything! Weary travelers can rest easy knowing that no matter what arises, there is an app ready to save the day. Keep your most important travel resources at your fingertips with our top 10 must have travel apps.
Powered by AXUS, Brownell’s app is a collaborative tool that allows Brownell’s travelers to access important travel documents from anywhere in the world. Once your trip is on the books, your Advisor will send an access code so load your trip details straight to your phone. With itineraries, reservations, and even packing lists available at the click of a button, you’ll feel as though you brought your Travel Advisor along with you!
Let your favorite people know you’re thinking about them while you’re away. Postagram takes photos from your phone, Facebook, or Instagram, and turns them into glossy, beautiful postcards! Select your favorite vacation snap and send it anywhere in the US for just a dollar.
Packing has never been easier! Stylebook keeps even the most scattered fashionistas’ wardrobes in check. With their closet at their fingertips, users can create packing lists and virtually pack their suitcase all within the app. Stylebook integrates with social media platforms so you and your travel companions can coordinate for your next vacay.
Google Translate will instantly translate text in over 108 languages. And for over 50 languages, translating is as easy as taking a picture! By accessing your camera, the app can interpret anything from traffic signs to restaurant menus. Bonus feature: the app can even convert certain languages without access to Wi-Fi.
Available for iPhone and Apple Watch users, iTranslate Converse transforms your device into a real-time speech translator. With 38 languages, the app ensures that nothing is ever lost in translation.
No global entry, no problem! Authorized by US Customs and Border Protection, Mobile Passport allows you to bypass the lines at over 24 US airports, making re-entry a breeze. Complete your profile within the app before traveling and use it as your immigration form upon your return from overseas. No pen, paper, or tray table needed! Simply open the app, answer a few questions, receive a time stamped receipt, and follow the signs to the designated Mobile Passport Control line. Show your passport to the Customs office, scan the barcode on the receipt and you’re done!
Just because you’re traveling doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your favorite vegan dishes! HappyCow finds vegan restaurants in any area. So no matter where your travels take you, you’re never far from a good meal!
Hours to kill during a layover and desperate for peace and quiet/privacy/a shower? Why not make use of an airport lounge? LoungeBuddy provides instant access to 170 lounges worldwide on a pay-by-use basis. Just find the lounge you’d like to use at your layover airport and book.
Tired of scrolling through the same few films offered onboard every single flight? Enjoy entertainment from Gogo, the world’s top in-flight internet provider. Gogo Entertainment allows passengers to access hundreds of movies, TV shows, and games on any flight that offers Gogo Wi-Fi.
Finding time to stay fit can be tricky when you’re away from home. Johnson & Johnson has created a ground-breaking 7 minute workout that can be conveniently downloaded from the App Store to go wherever you do.