Travel Apps and Websites For All Your Globetrotting Needs

Friday, 21 June 2013 | buzz

 

Jonathan Zarov was joined on the Friday Buzz by Sandee Seiberlich from Madison’s Department of Information Technology. She provided us with a list of apps and companion websites that can be helpful while traveling:

Hipmunk – For finding flights

Oyster – The hotel tell-all

Eater – Restaurants

Skift – Travel news and updates

Rome2Rio – Directions and a carbon footprint option

Gadling – Travel tips

TripAdvisor – Your all-around go-to

Roadside America – Fun roadside sights

Home Away, Vacation Rentals by Owner, Flipkey – For renting while traveling (a great money-saver!)

Travel Europe with Rick Steves – Audio tours of famous locations

 

Other Apps without companion websites: World Heritage App, Expedia Trip Assistant App, Layover App, and the Lonely Planet Audio Phrasebook App.

 

Listen to the entire interview:

 

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