Resources

trip planning

Travel Apps

AirHelp
An app that helps airline passengers know their, submit claim from the airport, and get the right compensation.

First Aid by American Red Cross (iOS, Android)
A handy and helpful app that provides detailed instructions on how to deal with different types of health emergencies.

Duolingo (iOS, Android)
Learn different foreign languages for free using this app

Google Maps
Find your way around using this app that you can also use offline. Search locations, directions, and more.

Rome2Rio (iOS, Android)
Explore various ways to get around anywhere in the world using this app. Find out the best and cheapest ways to travel from one place to another as well as other interesting features.

Travel Safe (iOS, Android)
Travel Safe provides access to critical information emergency services numbers including the police and hospitals near you in various destinations around the world

Tripit
This app helps you consolidate and gives you access to all the trip-related information you may need while on the go including flight and accommodation confirmations among others.

XE Currency
A currency converter that allows you to know the current exchange rates and calculate prices while on the go

Trip Planning

By Air

Airfarewatchdog

Kayak

SeatGuru

Skyscanner

Sleeping In Airports

By Land

Megabus

Rail Europe

Accommodation

Airbnb

Booking.com

CouchSurfing

HomeAway

Hostels.com

Hotels.com

Travel Insurance

World Nomads