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The must have travel apps that make holidaying easier & more enjoyable

Whether you’re heading to the beaches of Majorca, or crossing the pond to America, chances are you’re going to be taking a smartphone with you. But, how often do you set aside time to see what apps you can download in advance that could actually make your trip easier and more enjoyable?

By scoping out and downloading your apps before you jet off you can make sure you’re not a holidaying cliché having to stick to the beaten touristy path. If you are looking to ditch your usual diet and try out some local dishes or maybe you want to find the best boutique fashion stores, travel apps can make your holidays both easier and more rewarding.

There are countless apps for IOS and Android and it can be hard to know where to start… But, if you want to get out and explore your new surroundings, Travel Supermarket has come up with seven must-have apps to pack along with your swim suit and sun tan lotion for your holiday this year.

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By scoping out and downloading your apps before you jet off you can make sure you’re not a holidaying cliché having to stick to the beaten touristy path

My Canarian Guide

Known as guachinches, find local restaurants in your area that will let you experience the food of the people, they also offer discount prices for excursions.

mycanarianguide.com/site/

Mallorca Runaway

Experience the best that Majorca has to offer without having to hire a personal guide. Mallorca Runaway offers a full guide with more than 1000 points of interest in the city including cultural places, establishments, and events… with reviews, comments and full descriptions.

mallorcarunaway.com/en/

Triposo

Triposo searches through millions of websites, and reviews to give you the most unique recommendations for restaurants, hotels and activities.

triposo.com

Triposo
Triposo searches through millions of websites, and reviews to give you the most unique recommendations for restaurants, hotels and activities

DisneyFL

If you have ever been to a Disney theme park anywhere in the world, you know that the only thing that is stopping you having the best experience is having to stand in queues. Disney FL will give you wait times for all the rides, along with giving you the best lines to wait in to save the most amount of time.

disneyworld.disney.go.com

Packpoint

Packing is already stressful, but it’s even worse when you have activities like golf, hiking, or swimming planned. Packpoint will help you organize what you need to pack on your holiday based on the number of the days, weather, and activities.

packpnt.com

Google Maps

Whether you want to use this tool as your holiday itinerary planner or as a trip route planner on a road trip, Google Maps has all the tools you will ever need to make your trip a memorable and enjoyable one. This popular app offers a number of unique features to help you visualize your trip such as its customisable map, allowing you to create your own custom map and add notes for each location marker to help you remember those all important details. Even better, for more advanced features, you can download and use related apps like Maptive. This has a highly calibrated Google Maps Radius and Proximity tool that you can use to create sophisticated distance radius maps, which you can then export and use in a range of settings. Perfect for planning those long, complicated journeys!

google.com/maps

CompareRemit

When sending money abroad you want to know that your funds will be kept safe, be swiftly dealt with and be free of sky-high charges. This is why we recommend that you compare money sending services with CompareRemit before transferring any money to friends or family abroad. You can assess their top-of-the-line money transfer companies side by side and find the right fit for you, taking into account exchange rates, transfer fees, and the like. CompareRemit has a mobile app so you can access the information you need on the go, swiftly and for free.