Whether you’re headed a few hours South for a business meeting or visiting the family out West, chances are you’ve found yourself stuck in the car for hours at a time. And what’s worse than sitting in your car with dead gadgets? Sure, you’ve got a car charger for your phone but what is a road tripper to do when the laptop that you’ve got your presentation on is dying, and the kids’ DVD player went kaput?
Insert the Coffee Cup Power Inverter AKA your car’s BFF.
Thanks to technology, traveling has gotten so much easier. Long gone are the days of pulling out compasses to determine which direction you’re going in. We’ve got GPS devices built in our cars and on our phones. Getting lost isn’t even a option these days. In no particular order, we’re sharing some of our favorite travel apps.
What sends a smartphone obsessed traveling guy or gal over the moon? That’s easy. A techie traveler loves nothing more than a location-based app. We already get pleasure in showing off the cool tricks that our smartphones can do. Getting the opportunity to take it a step further by playing with cool location-based apps just makes it better. Sure, we love Angry Birds, Evernote and online banking apps, but travelers need something more. That’s where these apps come in handy.