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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 in Thassos, Greece Angelica Hotel
Angelica Hotel
Theologiti Str., Limenas, 64004 Thassos, Greece

Angelica Hotel is centrally located in Limenas, only a 4-minute walk from the beach. Thasos Port is a 10-minute walk away.

Hotel in Rethymno, Greece Ammoudi
Ammoudi
Lefkogia, Ammoudi, 74060 Rethymno, Greece

The family-run Ammoudi Hotel is located in a quiet area, only a 3-minute walk from beautiful, secluded Ammoudi Beach. The lively center of Rethymno town is at 30 km, while Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" is 95 km away.

Studio & Appartment in Zakynthos, Greece Studio Stars
Studio Stars
Mouzaki - Laganas, 29092 Zakynthos, Greece

Surrounded by lush gardens with citrus trees, Studio Stars offers self-catering accommodation in a quiet location just 1 km away from the lively center of the cosmopolitan Laganas resort and 3 km from Laganas Beach. Zakynthos international airport is at 4 km, while the main port in picturesque and historic Zakynthos town is at 5 km. A bus stop with good service to the town can be found just a few meters away from the property.


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