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8 great apps that will make your travel easier

Greece ● 05 December 2016
 

It is not an exaggeration to say that we can’t live without our smartphones. But can we transform this addiction into something useful? The answer is yes. In this article, we will inform you about the latest apps that will make your trip more comfortable than ever.

1. Google Translate
Although this app just celebrated its 10th anniversary, you didn’t probably know about its cool feature. You can take a photo of the piece of text you would like to translate, and the app will do it for you. Reading in another language has never been easier!

2. Citymapper 
In Athens, the network of the city’s public transportation is as huge as this metropolis. How can you find the fastest and easiest route to your destination? With this app, you will get real-time information about itineraries and delays. Now, you have only to worry about your sightseeing schedule!

3. Splitwise
Keeping in mind of who owes whom and what can create a headache when travelling with friends. In Greece, the treat is a common practice, but in vacations, it is useful to split the bills. With this app, you can create a trip, invite your fellow travellers, and add bills that need to be split between you and your friends.

4. Google Trips

One of the best travel apps out there, Google Trips, is your pocket tour guide. You can use it offline, so you don’t have to worry about the internet on a tiny island of the Dodecanese. The app can also offer day plans and itinerary of the most popular sites.

5. Park Whiz
Finding a parking place in an unfamiliar city can cause a lot of problems. This app identifies nearby parking places and offers up to 50% off the garage price. Furthermore, you don’t have to worry about losing the paper receipt.

6. Yonder
In this app, everyone can post pictures and information about a place. You can find there cool experiences, trending destinations and recommendations from locals that will help you have less touristy options.

7. Hopper
This app predicts when airplane tickets prices will go up, and lets you know when the best time to book is. Your flight to Greece has never been cheaper!

8. App in the Air
Do you want to see information about flight gates and delays or check into your flight easily? Connect this app to your email account, and it will automatically upload your travel data. The best part is that it brings all details into one place, and you can have a complete overview.

Where to Stay

Hotel & Appartment in Kos, Greece Golden Sun
Golden Sun
Tigaki, 85300 Kos, Greece

The family-run Golden Sun hotel is located in a popular summer resort Tigaki in Kos just 8 minutes walk from the long, sandy beach. The distance from Kos Town is 11 km, while Kos International Airport is at 16 km.

Hotel in Piraeus, Greece Hotel Delfini
Hotel Delfini
7, Leocharous str., 18531 Piraeus, Greece

Hotel Delfini is located near the port of Piraeus just 3 minutes walk from the old electric railway station (Metro Line 1) and 5 minutes walk from the port, which has direct accessibility to all Aegean islands. The center of Athens can be reached within 15 minutes from the nearest railway/metro station (Piraeus). The Athens International Airport can be reached in 1 hour and 50 minutes with the bus X95 or in 1 hour and 30 minutes with the electric train and metro.

Hotel in Chalkidiki, Greece Hotel Aeollos
Hotel Aeollos
Pefkohori, 63085 Chalkidiki, Greece

Hotel Aeollos is located in popular Pefkohori village, just 50 m from the long, sandy beach. The lively resort of Polichrono is 8 km away from Pefkohori. Thessaloniki Airport Makedonia is at 95 km, while the center of Thessaloniki is at 105 km.


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