Destination decided, date set, tickets done. But travel plans can still go awry. And that’s where these apps can help!
New city. Unfamiliar language. And an urge to explore. Public transport can be confusing in one’s own country, let alone a foreign city. But HopStop helps you with which ‘way to go,’ providing a guide to public transport including bus numbers, station locations and journey lengths. Could travelling get any easier?
Available on iOS
PinPin ATM Finder
Like that dress in a flea market, but the owner won’t accept card? Or your cabbie says a no-no to your credit card? It happens to all travellers, when we run out of cash and are helplessly looking around for an ATM. And in an unfamiliar city, it can be quite a pain. Now PinPin ATM helps you find an ATM across 220 countries. Just use your GPS to locate ATMs near you or search near an address.
Available on Windows
I love travelling. I love food. AND I am a vegetarian. As you might have already guessed, a vegetarian’s or a vegan’s food choices are rather limited or non-existent in a foreign country. Until HappyCow came along. HappyCow provides information on vegan and vegetarian guesthouses and accommodation and travel tips.
Available on Android
From HT Brunch, March 22
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