Must Have Travel Planning Apps

  1. alex
  2. February 8, 2013 2:24 pm

There are lots of apps on the market today, some are totally useless but provide amusement to some people, others are simply a lifeline and make live a little less stressful when going about your day to day routines. These are some of the apps that we believe will help a traveller plan their trip easier and make going away from home a whole lot more enjoyable.


TravelsafePro is a must have app for all travellers. It is a database of emergency service numbers for just about every country around the world. The app also provides embassy details should passports go missing and for ease of access there is an option to pin certain services to your home screen as widgets, for one-touch access to police, ambulances and fire engines.

Perfect World Clock

The Perfect World Clock app provides easy access to the time in hundreds of places in different time zones around the world taking away one less concern that you may have when you arrive at your destination.

Onova Count App

If you have ever downloaded a large amount of data while on holiday in another country, you might not have thought much of it at the time until your phone bill arrives in the mail.

The Onova Count app is designed to save you money on your mobile bill. The app puts you in control of your 3G data plan with a view to help control your spend. Once installed, this app drastically reduces the amount of data required to perform everyday tasks, such as retrieving email and posting to Facebook.

Currency Convertor App

Currency conversation is one thing that lots of people struggle with when planning a trip abroad. Now with a currency converter app at you figure tips, it could not be easier to figure out whether or not you are getting a good deal on your spending abroad. The app provides real time exchange rates for more than 180 currencies. The iOS version also allows you to add interest rate or international fees, while the Android version graphs the rate of exchange to see how the strength of the currency changes over certain periods of time.