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Tech Tips 10 useful iPhone apps for frequent travellers

If you use an iPhone and you are a regular traveller, these apps listed below are designed to help meet your needs during your frequent trips.

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One of the necessary aspect of travelling is having detailed information at your fingertips, but it is not always convenient to move around with your laptop computer.

Fortunately, we have several smartphones to help us do everything your might need your laptop for. One of these smartphones is Apple's iPhone devices.

The iPhone has been equipped with a great facility for accessing the Internet wherever they are.

If you use an iPhone and you are a regular traveller, these apps listed below are designed to help meet your needs during your frequent trips.

  1. Recorder: As the name implies, this is a good application for recording sounds while travelling. Whether it is of African animals in the Safari or of street boys singing, the app is best to record the unforgettable sounds.

  2. Flashlight: This app is useful for providing the iPhone user with flash light in the dark areas during travelling. The app works by turning the screen into bright white, the light can be dimmed by finger sliding on the screen. The light is sufficient to view a map in the darkness of night. The app is free on Apple App Store.

  3. Curcon Currency Converter: This app is excellent for those who can't be bothered with math. The updates about every currency is available only if the user asks for that, which actually saves money when someone is travelling abroad.

  4. Air Sharing: It allows the user to take important files wherever they go instead of taking the laptop along with. After launching the app on the desktop, one can drag the important files into it. It allows the accessing of the files in read only format.

  5. Silt or Squat: An amazing app that locates any nearby lavatory for the iPhone user while travelling. It grows by user reviews. The app is free to download.

  6. Sutro Media: It's a company with above 100 travel-guide related apps. It provides the users with apps related to beautiful attractions, slide shows, addresses, photos, and phone numbers. Google maps are also available to help the travelers. The cost of the apps varies from one another.

  7. Flight Track: This app is best for the travelers to know about the flights in any part of the world. It also reveals the aircraft type and the departure gate of the flight. Information about flight delays and cancellation is also provided to the users.

  8. Wi-Fi Finder: Travelling may cause heavy communication charges if the phone is on roaming. This app will help in locating free Wi-Fi zone where email could be accessed. The app is free of cost.

  9. Facebook: It's easy to stay connected with Facebook friends when one is travelling. This app allows reading the status updates of the friends at Facebook and also to get the contact numbers of friends who are not there in the address book. It also allows the user to upload the pictures taken during travelling, directly from the iPhone. This app is also free to download.

  10. Urban Spoon: This amazing app helps the user to find food spots in almost 50 cities. It provides the list of food spots according to two parameters out of three; restaurant type, location, price.

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