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The Most Instagrammed Places 2012

Posted 01.02.2013 | Travel

Instagram has hit the road. The wildly popular photo sharing app has become the de facto vacation camera for users around the world, according to n...

Discover Local Treasures With This New App

Untapped Cities | Posted 02.12.2013 | Travel
Untapped Cities

One of our latest favorite apps for local discovery is SPUN. The app currently covers 11 cities in the United States including New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin and others.

New App Aims To Guide Weary Travelers

Reuters | Natasha Baker | Posted 02.09.2013 | Travel

By Natasha Baker TORONTO (Reuters) - Crowded airports and delayed flights are unavoidable hallmarks of holiday travel, but a new app ai...

A Flight Attendant Gives Thanks -- And Thanksgiving Travel Tips

Tracy Christoph | Posted 01.19.2013 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

Long lines, crowded planes and tired families can add up to a travel headache, and the holiday spirit is often the first to go when faced with delays and travel snafus. Although travel can be stressful, there are so many wonderful conveniences, technologies and thoughtful travelers that can make any trip, even one during the busiest travel season, smooth and easy.

The Only 7 Travel Apps You Need

Posted 11.12.2012 | Travel

The travel industry is hard at work building more travel apps than can fit on even the most high-capacity device. But the truth is that there are only...

Travel App Moves To Help Sandy Victims

Posted 11.09.2012 | Travel

After Superstorm Sandy barreled through the Northeast, one travel app was particularly well suited to offer relief to victims. HotelTonight, a stil...

Fantastic Fall Travel Apps

SmarterTravel | Posted 12.02.2012 | Travel

Say goodbye to summer; fall's here. We're excited for road trips, farmers' markets, fall foliage and all things Thanksgiving.

7 Must-Have Apps For Travel

Layla Revis | Posted 11.20.2012 | Travel
Layla Revis

Planning a hassle-free trip for one? You're not alone. To that end, I've rounded up seven apps that always come in handy when I'm in a new town or city and looking for fresh seafood or a ride to my cozy hotel room where I'm bound to be watching trash TV and ordering some delicious room service.

3 iPhone Apps To Make Layovers Healthy

Fodor's | Posted 11.16.2012 | Travel

Layovers don't have to be sodium-packed, fat-saturated snack-fests, though they can easily devolve.

PHOTOS: Travel Apps That Will Change Your Life

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.07.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

When you're on the go, smartphone apps can save you time and money. They can get you a steep five-star hotel discount at the last minute, show you the quickest way to navigate London's Tube, even keep you in touch with your family for free from 8,000 miles away.

Foursquare Reveals London's Hottest Non-Olympics Spots

Posted 07.28.2012 | Travel

Most eyes in London will be on today's sure-to-be-stunning opening ceremonies, but the city's most famous sights will also serve as highlights for vis...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Mobile Hotel Booking Olympics

Posted 07.26.2012 | Travel

It's no surprise that travel companies are looking for Olympics tie-ins as the kick-off to the London games looms, but newly released data from smartp...

When Getting To The Airport Is Only Half The Problem

David Litwak | Posted 09.15.2012 | Travel
David Litwak

There are more than 40 different flight search engines out there, but when it comes to getting to and from the airport or buses or trains, no one seems interested in helping. Until now.

10 Essential Apps For Summer Travel

SmarterTravel | Posted 09.09.2012 | Travel

Make the most of the season with these apps designed to help you on summer vacations both abroad and at home.

New To Colonial Williamsburg: Its Own App

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | DC

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Colonial Williamsburg is unveiling a new mobile application to help tourists experience the 18th century historic area. Official...

WATCH: New Lufthansa App Lets You Wake Up Anywhere

Posted 04.25.2012 | Travel

A new app called Anywake from the German airline Lufthansa lets users in Sweden virtually wake up in a randomly selected city around the world by play...

Top 10 iPhone Apps For Traveling Post50s

Posted 01.11.2012 | Fifty

The smartphone has become perhaps the single most ubiquitous tool in the baby boomer traveler's arsenal. Because of this, there is a massive ground...

11 Best Apps For Travelers

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel

Smartphone apps make the world go 'round, and some just help us get around the world. Just think of all the everyday travel mishaps (language barriers...

Top Five Travel Apps for BlackBerry® Smartphones (PHOTOS)

Alex Kinsella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alex Kinsella

Know the best part about winter? Escaping it! And come January and February, I am not alone in my "over it" feeling toward the season of dread. So how do I get away from it all? I use some pretty cool, efficient BlackBerry smartphone apps to help me plan and guide my way.

Smart Phone Apps For The Holiday Traveler | MICHELLE HIGGINS | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel

IT goes without saying: Holiday travel is brutal. Security lines are longer. Planes are more crowded. The battle for storage space heats up as travele...

8 Least Useful Travel Apps You'll Want To Have Anyway

Doug Lansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Doug Lansky

With everyone going on and on about all these "useful" travel apps, I wanted to put together a little collection of the travel apps you absolutely don't need, but probably want anyway.

Best iPhone Travel Apps For Thrifty Jetsetters (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Sam Fanburg | Posted 09.19.2011 | Technology

Planning a summery getaway? You've probably got the classic travel essentials ready to go: guidebook, camera, map, and sensible walking shoes (maybe ...

Top 5 iPhone Apps for Traveling

Megan Berry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Megan Berry

Getting ready for holiday travel? Don't forget to update your apps! We've tried every travel app out there to put this top list together.