Which ones do you need to fully install on your iPhone or Android mobile? Below you will find our selection of 10 essential “applications” to use before, during and after your trip.
1. Essential checklist
Recommended use: Back King (Android, iPhone)
Philosophy. Remembering anything while packing your suitcase is not always an easy task. PackKing lets you choose what you need for your trip.
2. All information is centralized
Recommended use: Tripit (Android, iPhone)
Philosophy. A trip is often a layer of information, tickets, and bookings. TripIt wants to bring all this valuable data in one place, eliminating the trick of other applications and email.
3. Alternative navigation
Recommended use: WeGo here (Android, iPhone)
Philosophy. No matter how popular it is, the Google Maps navigation app can sometimes make unreasonable decisions when it takes you from point A to point B. Its rival HERE WeGo seems to be well aware of the often closed roads and diversions.
4. Fuel search
Recommended use: Petrol & Co. (IPhone, Android)
Philosophy. On the way to the holidays, we usually look for a gas pump, but distribute the cheapest fuel in the region. The purpose of this application is: to lead you to the most financially attractive station once you cross the Belgian border.
5. Budget and shared expenses
Recommended use: Trigount (IPhone, Android)
Philosophy. This is a guarantee of sound and clear management of the holiday budget. All you have to do is enter into each other’s expenses, balance the accounts, and indicate to whom and how much you owe.
6. Revised and revised travel diary
Recommended use: Lucky (IPhone, Android)
Philosophy. Writing your travel diary from your smartphone is a children’s game with this application that focuses on essential functions. Photos, locations marked on the map and notes form the backbone of each story.
7. Maps and points of interest
Recommended use: CityMaps2Go (IPhone, Android)
Philosophy. CityMaps2Go’s maps focus on the fascinating scenery of the cities and regions you’ve visited, from museums to monuments, from restaurants to bars.
8. Customized postcard
Recommended use: bpost mobile postcard IPhone, Android)
Philosophy. There is nothing like a customized postcard with one or more pictures taken from your smartphone. With this application, bpost takes care of printing and sending for 2.92 each.
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