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Cool Travel Apps

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Joanie Ogg CTC, MCC

I love my iPhone and couldn’t travel without it. So, I thought I would share some of my favorite travel apps. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!

Flight and Weather Apps

FlightAware
iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone & Windows 8
Free
FlightAware also continues to lead the industry in free, worldwide airline flight tracking and airport status for air travelers.

FlightTrack 5
iPhone & Android
$4.99
If your flight’s delayed, you want to know immediately. FlightTrack color-codes your flights so you can quickly know whether to get out your boarding pass or grab a breakfast taco.

FlightTrack Pro
iPhone & Android
$10
The ultimate app for checking itineraries and tracking flights.

TheWeatherChannel.com
iPhone, Android, Blackberry & Windows Phone
Free
The Weather Channel’s unique TruPointSM technology delivers the most accurate weather reports and forecasts – for more locations – than any other weather provider in a variety of various apps for all kinds of mobile devices.

WeatherPro
iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch & Android
$2.99
Amazingly reliable 7-day forecasts for the week ahead including temperature, wind direction and speed, air pressure, precipitation amount and probability and relative humidity.

JetLag Rooster
iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch & Android
Free
Jet lag occurs when your body clock is out of sync with the environment. It causes health problems and reduced alertness. Jet Lag Rooster shifts your body clock to reduce or prevent jet lag.

JetLag Genie
iPhone, iPod Touch
$2.99
Want to beat jet lag? Need to be on top of your game when traveling abroad? Let the JetLag Genie help you follow a plan with the active steps you need to take to significantly reduce the effects of jet lag.

Currency and Tipping Apps

XE Currency
iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone
Free
Convert every currency on-the-go with the XE Currency App for iPhone. It offers live proprietary exchange rates and historical charts.

Currency Banknotes
Android
$.99
It will calculate more than 150 currencies as well as give you visual representations of that cash.

Tipulator
iPhone, iPad, IPod Touch Free, Android, Windows Phone
Free
A fun and easy tip calculator for iPhone & iPod Touch

Tipping Tips
iPhone, iPad, iTouch,
$.99
Figuring out the exchange rate is only half the battle. You also have to figure out how much to tip the people around you. This is especially important when you are traveling on business and don’t want to look silly in front of potential clients or partners.

Tipping Bird
Android
Free
Tipping Bird is your guide to tipping conventions around the world. It has an EXTREME set of recommendations for common situations like restaurants, bars, and taxis.

Tip Calculator
iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Free
Calculate tip and split the bill among friends in just 5 seconds.

Divvy
Android
$.99
Divvy makes splitting the check as easy as snap, drag, and pay. Just snap a photo of the bill, drag each item to the person who ordered it, and see how much everyone owes.