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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 Tripoli, Greece Arcadia Hotel
Arcadia Hotel
Kolokotroni Sq., 22100 Tripoli, Greece

Arcadia Hotel is located in a very central location in Tripolis. Its location is an excellent starting point for guests who wish to explore Peloponesse. Kalamata International Airport is 76 km away.

Hotel in Thessaloniki, Greece Hotel Olympia
Hotel Olympia
65, Olympou Str., 54631 Thessaloniki, Greece

Hotel Olympia is centrally located hotel in Thessaloniki, right by the Ancient Roman Forum and within a 5-minute walk to Aristotelous square, the main square of bustling town of Thessaloniki. The hotel is located in a very short walking distance to shops, restaurants and all historic monuments and places in the center of Thessaloniki. The distance from Thessaloniki Airport Makedonia is 16 km.

Hotel in Marathon, Greece Myrto Hotel
Myrto Hotel
34, Marathonos Avenue, Mati (Nea Makri), 19009 Marathon, Greece

Myrto Hotel is located in Mati, just a few-minutes' walk from the beach. Athens International Airport is 16 km away, while the port of Rafina, which connects you to many Greek islands, is 4.5 km away. The centre of Athens is 30 km away.


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