Travel nomads are always on loose to find pleasure when they move. Moving freely without any worry or navigation is always a plus point. We made a list of apps that can help travelers roam freely without worrying about new destinations.
Find the best prices for airline flights, hotels and car rentals with Orbitz Worldwide Inc.’s Orbitz website. The site automatically updates for price changes as they become available. Orbitz supports both standard-sized Web browsers for PC and notebook computers and custom-formatted mobile sites for any Web-enabled phone, making Orbitz accessible for Windows Phone. In addition to the website, Orbitz produces apps for mobile devices running Android and iOS operating systems; these mobile apps are available as free downloads.
Mobiata’s FlightTrack mobile app displays flight information, updating in real-time. The main display shows a map of the flight’s departure and destination points, its current location and estimated time of arrival. The software tracks international as well as domestic flights and sports a database of over 5,000 airports and 1,400 airlines. The app costs about $5 and is available for Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone, and iOS devices.
The free Glympse mobile app by Glympse Inc. lets you notify others of your current location. You do this by sending your friend or colleague an email or text message containing a Web link. When your friend clicks on the link, she sees a real-time animated map showing where you are and your current speed. Your smartphone continually updates the main Glympse computer of your location. You can set a time limit on each Glympse message, after which it expires, so your location remains private at other times. Glympse is available for iOS devices, Android, and Windows Phone.
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