The best travel apps
There are a ton of travel apps... but which one is the best for buying flights, booking hotel rooms or helping you find the best drinking hole in town?
SSQ Insurance breaks it down for you.
To plan your trip
Is planning your next trip becoming more complicated? Here are a few suggestions to help you get organized at every step.
Bon Voyage - Canada
Thanks to a trove of information updated by the Government of Canada, you can find out everything you need to know about where you're going: vaccinations, visas, safety precautions, etc.
Internet connection required
Google Trips is like a journal in which you can write all the places you want to visit. If you're lacking inspiration, the application will make recommendations based on your profile.
Lonely Planet is at your service to help you learn everything about your destination. Just download the app and don't bother with the paper travel guide.
Travel + Leisure
The Travel + Leisure magazine app is full of their staff's recommendations on hotels, restaurants, businesses and attractions at 65 destinations.
Booking your flight
Considering how much of your travel budget will be spent on your flight, why not look for a bargain?
These apps can help.
This ultimate flight comparison app will help you find the best deals.
Hopper analyzes gigabytes of data on flights to help you find the best discounts and best times to travel.
This app searches hundreds of travel sites for the best deals on flights, hotels and rental cars.
This is an all-in-one-travel app that lets you search for flights, hotels and cars.
Whether you're looking for a hotel room or apartment, these apps have you covered.
With over 3 million listings, Airbnb has you covered wherever you decide to travel to. Search and book with this intuitive, user-friendly app.
Perfect for solo travellers who want to save on their accommodations and not afraid to stay at youth hostels or in rooms.
This app promises 30-80% off your hotel room. How? Other client cancellations.
For getting around
Whether you're getting around by car, bus or taxi, this app will help you along.
Ideal when staying in a big city, this app will calculate the best way of going from point A to point B, whether it be by taxi, bike, train, subway or on foot.
Thanks to an interactive map in your phone, this GPS geomapping app will help you find the nearest services or best routes to avoid traffic. It also allows you to create maps of places you want to visit.
Similar to Citymapper, this app suggests the best route in real time because it takes traffiic jams and public transportation delays into account. Growing in popularity, it is available for 90 cities.
This app needs no introduction because of how popular it is already. This is the ideal service to move you around quickly and spontaneously.
For having fun
Don't know where to eat? Not sure if the museum is worth the detour? Why not get millions of other people's opinion?
Restaurants, museums, hotels and main attractions are all rated here.
With over 100 million reviews for business around the world, this app helps you find the best places to eat, have a drink or otherwise enjoy yourself.
For making your life easier
These apps will simplify your daily travels.
Get accurate weather predictions in real time.
No need to pack an English-to-whatever dictionary or be self-conscious about your poor pronunciation with this app! Simply type in the phrase and you will get the equivalent in 52 languages, voice command included.
Are you deathly afraid of forgetting something? PackPoint is the perfect solution! Prepare a list based on the destination, weather and duration.
It's not always easy to split the bill in a restaurant. Use this simple solution to settle up the tab so everyone gets paid back.
It's not always easy to calculate the currency exchange rate. Let this app do it for you.
Do you use a travel app that doesn't appear on this list?