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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 Piraeus, Greece Hotel Faros II
Hotel Faros II
117, Kolokotroni Str., 18536 Piraeus, Greece

Centrally located in Piraeus, Hotel Faros II offers accommodation just 10 minutes walk from the port and from a metro station. The center of Athens can be reached within 15 minutes from the nearest railway/metro station (Piraeus). Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" is at 40 km and a bus stop for the X96 bus connecting Piraeus and the airport is a 5-minute walk away.

Hotel & Appartment in Athens, Greece Cybele Guest Accommodation
Cybele Guest Accommodation
49, Aharnon str., Kifissia, 14561 Athens, Greece

Cybele Guest Accommodation is located in Kifissia, just a 15-minute walk from Kifissia Metro Station. Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" is 30 km away. #

Hotel in Kalymnos, Greece Olympic Hotel
Olympic Hotel
Agios Nikolaos - Pothia Port, 85200 Kalymnos, Greece

Centrally located in the capital of Kalymnos, Olympic Hotel is just 350 m from the port and 10 minutes walk from the beach. Kalymnos Island National Airport is 6 km away from the hotel.


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