Travel App of the Week: Next Issue

Next Issue

Here’s a convenient tool to have in your back pocket while traveling this summer. Next Issue is the Netflix of magazines, offering over 130 different magazines in one app for iOS, Android and Windows 8, all available on demand (with phone connection). If you buy two or three magazines a month, then it’s well worth the cost—especially since you get […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Protect Your Smartphone

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Protect Your Smartphone Did you know that smartphones are the number one target for thieves? According to consumertraveler.com, in New York City in 2013, “Apple iPhones, and other iDevices, (mostly iPhones by far) made up more than 18 percent of all grand larcenies in the Big Apple, which is more than 8,000 devices, according to the NYPD. […]

Travel App of the Week: PhotoGrid

PhotoGrid

If you follow me on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter then you know I sometimes create collages with my photos. What you might not know is to do that, I use a free app called PhotoGrid. It’s so easy to use—and it’s free! The app has over 51 million users alone on Android and over 60 […]

Travel App of the Week: AroundMe

AroundMe

Hungry and looking for inspiration? Meeting friends at a bar close by? Or just need to find the closest ATM? AroundMe allows you to search for the nearest restaurants, banks, hospitals, gas stations, movie theaters (and schedules), and more to you. It tells you how far away each business is, and gives you a map showing […]

Travel App of the Week: SAS Survival Guide

SAS Survival

Here’s a handy app to help survive any situation, anywhere in the world. Written by former SAS (Special Air Service) soldier and instructor John “Lofty” Wiseman, the SAS Survival Guide brings you the elite training techniques of Britain’s toughest fighting force. These survival skills can help you anywhere in the world—from the peaks of Kilimanjaro […]

Travel News: Week of August 28, 2013

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Top Travel News Travelocity Gives In, Sites To Be Powered by Expedia Singapore Airlines Introduces Kid-Free Quiet Zone on Budget Carrier Scoot Allegiant Expands, Low Cost Carrier to Serve 99 US Airports Billionaire to buy Hayman Island WestJet launches new fare bundle option Plus Flying high: Delta equips 19,000 flight attendants with Windows Phones Delta […]