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Wednesday 21 March 2012

Our Top 6 Travel Apps

In our bid to provide all Flat-Clubbers who are relocating abroad or travelling overseas with useful info, we thought it was time we had a look at some of the best travel apps in the market. The reign of the pocket-sized translation dictionary and foldable map is over – this is our selection of the top 6 travel apps ready to download on to your mobile now.

And the best thing? You can get them all for free by reviewing any Study, Teach, Volunteer or Intern abroad programme on Go Overseas.

Hear Planet: Audio Guide to the World

Like having a tour guide in your pocket, this audio guidebook gives you the scoop on local landmarks, historic sites and much more in countless cities worldwide.

TripIt: Travel Organizer

Get peace of mind whilst travelling, by having all your plans in one place. TripIt instantly recognizes confirmation and booking emails to create a personal itinerary, as well as making it easier to share travel plans with friends online.

QuinnScape Packing Pro:

Simple, reliable and infinitely customizable, this travel app creates unique, personal packing lists to keep you super-organized and ensures you’ll never forget your socks again.


An invaluable new travel phrasebook – available in French, Italian and Japanese – helping you master the pronunciation of hundreds of phrases and travel keywords with its “talking translations”.

Mobiata Flight Board Track

Get real-time flight departure information, delays and gate numbers at over 4,000 airports worldwide. FlightTrack also updates you on cancellations and helps you to arrange an alternative flight.

National Geographic World Atlas National Park Maps

Browse HD Atlases and National Park maps and mark places you would like to visit. It can also be used as a directional guide when visiting new places.

Visit Go Overseas to review your study, work or volunteer abroad programme for the chance to win Apple products and to get all these great travel apps for free.

Oh, of course you also should use us here at FlatClub to help you find a spot to stay! One of our services is Expert Search, which is a free service that helps you find accommodation in any city across the world. Our team will work to match you up with great hosts & great flats.