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There is something that is never missing on your vacations: your cell phone. That’s why having the best apps to enjoy your trip is almost a must. To get you ready for your next vacation, we are going to recommend you the best apps to prepare for the trip, book hotels, make plans or organize trips listed according our own opinion.

Best apps to prepare your trip 

Other apps that will be useful for your trip

Apps to prepare your trip

Planning is a crucial point to achieve the ideal vacation. For this reason we leave you below the best applications to book travel, accommodation, transportation or simply find a special destination.

Booking

You probably know this app. Booking is a platform where you can book hotels with deals all over the world. The app is very complete and allows you to confirm directly with the hotel through it, and even prepares you a personalized guide of things to see, customs of the place where you go and even predicts the weather for the days of your stay. Quite complete and with very interesting offers.

Airbnb

The Airbnb app currently offers its services in 192 countries, where hosts make their homes available to travelers for accommodation.

This creates an ecosystem where you can rent anything from an apartment to a villa on the beach, and you can share it with people who share the same interests. Moreover, since the implementation of the flexible search mode, finding the ideal accommodation and destination has become even easier.

Blablacar

If you are looking for a cheap vacation and want to discover new places without leaving your wallet on the road, Blablacar is your app. It is an application that connects people traveling to the same place. You provide the car and offer the remaining seats. You share the gas, and off you go!

It is present in 22 countries: France, Spain, Italy, United Kingdom, Portugal, Poland, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Germany, Ukraine, Russia, Turkey, India, Hungary, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, Mexico, Brazil, Czech Republic and Slovakia,

Airhopping

This application is famous for locating flight offers that favor multi-destination trips at a good price, being able to visit up to four different countries in the same trip. Its system searches and combines flights from different airlines, connecting trips and getting the best possible prices. It is even possible to add destinations for free or get a discount on the total price.

But don’t worry, because if a multi-destination trip is not what you are looking for, you can also find flights to a single place. In addition, from the app itself you can also find hotels with competitive prices and add them to the purchase, leaving tied the flight and accommodation in a single operation. Another interesting feature in Match Airhopper, which allows you to connect with people who will be in the same destination as you and on the same dates.

Flixbus

Flixbus is a company that operates at European level, and offers ecological transport services over long distances, making a difference in this mobility market. That is, a comfortable and ecological travel option, ideal if you like road trips and you are interested in taking care of the environment. Its main attraction, in addition to the comfort and economy it represents, is the digital integration of its platform, where you can make reservations, purchases and any type of action without leaving the app, without printing tickets and without booking management fees.

They have a great strategy in social media, where they interact with their community through funny and short videos.

@flixbus Always a fun ride 💅 #FlixBus #SlayBus #ExpectationsVsReality ♬ sonido original – BRANDON 

Skyscanner

If you want to travel by plane, Skyscanner is the flight price comparator you need. You can set a destination or take a chance and click on “anywhere”. This app will show you all the places you can travel to, the price of the flights, if you have stopovers, etc. And once you have chosen, the app itself redirects you to the offer of the companies you have chosen.

Tripadvisor

Surely it is already one of the essential apps you have on your device, but if you still don’t have it, what are you waiting for to download it? The Tripadvisor app helps you both to plan your trip by choosing the hotel with the best reviews, as well as to enjoy your destination, since this travel platform informs you of the restaurants best rated by diners and the best places to go in your destination. It is the travel comparator based on the opinions of travelers.

top experiences in tripadvisor

Agoda

With this app, you will be able to book affordable accommodation in popular destinations around the world. From hotels to bungalows, apartments, villas… Agoda offers a wide range of options (almost 2 million accommodations) so you can enjoy your trip by choosing the type of vacation rental you prefer and that best suits you.

In addition, using the app you will have access to exclusive offers not found on the web. In addition, with Private Offers, Last Minute Offers and Secret Offers, you can get savings of up to 80%.

Hopper

Can you imagine being able to predict the price of your airline tickets even a year before you buy them? Well, that is exactly what Hopper does. This application will help you find the best deals on flights, tracking the price of tickets and sending you a notification when it considers that it is the ideal time to buy, which you can manage from the app itself. According to Hopper’s data, its predictions are 95% accurate.

Packpoint

When traveling, it is very important to know what things we will need and not to leave anything behind. A great ally to have our list of everything we need to pack under control is the Packpoint app. It helps you organize your luggage taking into account several variants, such as the length of your stay, the weather, whether it is a leisure or business trip, what activities you have planned, etc.

Polarsteps

This application is an all in one, you can plan your trip, but also document it and share it with your friends and family. Polarsteps works as an interactive travel notebook, where you can access routes and guides created by editors of the app or by travelers who have wanted to share their experiences to help others. In this way, creating and customizing your travel route will be much easier.

On the other hand, it allows you to keep a record of your travels around the world by marking it on a world map, where you can also highlight your favorite places or add photos, videos or notes to remember special moments in each place you visit. You can share these data with your loved ones, with other travelers or keep them just for yourself, you decide how much you want to expose them.

Rome2rio

The airplane does not have to be the only or the best option to travel. Depending on where you’re going, you may need different types of transportation, and to plan your trips, there’s nothing better than having all the possibilities. With Rome2rio you can find the best options for travel, whether by train, ferry, bus, car rental or many other means in more than 160 countries.

functionlaities of rome2rio

TripIt

Once you have made your reservations, you can count on TripIt to be your travel assistant and help you create personalized itineraries. Once you have the booking data for flights, hotels, rental cars or any other service you are going to use for your trip, you just have to enter them in the app to have all the relevant details in the same organized space, which you can access even offline.

Holiday Pirates

This platform, also known as “Viajeros Piratas” in Spanish, that has been working since 2015 in Spain offers a wide variety of deals on flights, hotels and travel packages on a daily basis, ideal if you are looking for more affordable options. In addition, it also offers on its platform the latest news about the sector and relevant information on visa issues, and everything you need to know when traveling. This apps now works internationally.

Other apps that will be useful during yout trip

Going on vacation is not only about the destination or the preparation beforehand, it’s also about the journey. That’s why we bring you some apps that will allow you to enjoy the trip on the way to that ideal vacation spot and once you’ve arrived there.

Cabify

Vacations are for resting, and for many this includes giving up driving. However, it is still necessary to move from one place to another, for these cases a good option is Cabify. This emerging company, which belongs to the select club of Spanish unicorns, offers transportation services, like a cab, but with private drivers. This modality has been very fashionable for several years, and with its app Cabify has managed to establish one of the most solid platforms in the market.

@cabify_espana Ir a todo en Cabify por llegar agustito (y porque llego tarde) como forma de vida 🫶🏼 #trabajo #cine #museo ♬ NOTHING – Westover

Free Now -My Taxi

This mobility app works in a similar way to Cabify, and offers its services in 10 European countries. This app, from the mobility service provider Free Now, offers its users the possibility of getting around, at their choice, both by car and by motorcycle. It also provides offers on its services, which are worth paying attention to in order to save some money.

Tricount

Vacationing in a group is a great experience, although sometimes it can be complicated when it comes to dividing expenses, for these cases Tricount is the ideal application. This app allows you to balance expenses in cases of common activities. To use it, simply enter the expenses and the application will calculate the balance for each participant, proposing the best way to adjust the accounts. Undoubtedly a very useful application when it comes to managing money on a group trip.

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