Travel App of the Week: GrubHub

GrubHub

When you travel, wouldn’t you like to be able to immediately know which places offer takeout and deliver—and when? If yes, then download GrubHub on Android or iOS or log on to GrubHub.com to find approximately 30,000 takeout restaurants and menus in more than 700 U.S. cities and London—all of which you can order from without ever picking […]

Travel App of the Week: OpenTable (with pay function)

OpenTable

Don’t you hate it when you’re in a hurry and you have to flag down a waiter to pay your dining bill? I know I do. But that inconvenience might soon be a thing of the past, as the popular phone-reservation app OpenTable has just rolled out a program for 50 restaurants in New York […]

Travel App of the Week: Anti Mosquito – Sonic Repeller

Anti Mosquito

Most travelers know that there’s an app for practically everything these days—and even they’ll be excited to learn about this free anti-mosquito app! When I travel—especially to countries where malaria is prevalent—I’m a complete nut trying to prevent mosquito bites since I don’t like to take the anti-malaria pills. Usually I lather up in bug […]

Travel App of the Week: MyRadar

MyRadar

If you’re not already aware, I co-host a weekly travel Twitter chat called the #TravelSkills chat. Every Friday at 12 pm ET (9 am PT), Chris McGinnis and I field questions on a variety of topics, with input from some of the travel industry’s foremost experts and people from all over the world. Last week, InsureMyTrip.com […]

Travel App of the Week: Flight Tonight

Flight Tonight

We all know you can get last-minute hotel rooms at HotelTonight, but did you know there’s now an app for last-minute flights? Yep, there is…sort of. The bad news is airlines don’t discount airfares at the last-minute like hotels do. The good news is that if you have to get away at the very last-minute, […]

Travel App of the Week: Adobe Photoshop Express

Photoshop

Photoshop Express Last week I wrote about the Pro HDR camera app that I learned about from one of my friends who’s an award-winning photographer. The other photo app he told me to download was Photoshop Express, which is free on both iOS and Android. Photoshop Express makes photo editing fast and easy. You can quickly […]

Travel App of the Week: Pro HDR

Pro HDR

I just returned from beautiful Alberta, Canada and while I was there I met up with one my travel colleagues and award-winning photographer Gary Arndt (you can follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest). While we were having dinner, we stepped outside to take a picture of the sunset. We both pulled out our […]

Travel App of the Week: PhotoRepost

PhotoRepost

Do you love thumbing through photos on Instagram but wish the platform would let you share your favorites with your friends? With PhotoRepost (formerly InstaRepost), now you can. PhotoRepost allows you to easily repost Instagram photos and videos, and the best part (besides it being free) is that it automatically gives a credit as well as […]