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6 Travel Apps You Need for 2016

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Apps have changed the way in which we communicate and connect with people and places all around the world. Here are some of our must-have travel apps for 2016!

Bravolo
This app features a basic phrase book in dozens of languages and pronounces phrases for you. The best part? No wifi required!

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Currency
Currency converts – you guessed it – currency for the countries you are travelling to! It keeps track of spending and allows you to add over 10 different currencies at once.

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PackPoint
PackPoint provides a checklist of travel essentials depending on the nature of your trip. Simply create a trip profile with destination, length of stay and activities you will be doing and PackPoint creates a customized list to suit all your travel needs.

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HEREMaps
Step-by-step directions and detailed outdoor AND indoor city maps that can be easily downloaded to your phone, so you can find your way around no matter where you are!

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GroupMe
GroupMe is a group messaging app that is perfect when travelling in a large group. Create a trip group for your program where you can share photos, videos, songs and important information instantly!

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AroundMe
One of the first travelling apps, AroundMe offers instant access to anything you need in the city you are in. Looking for a great pizza place for lunch? An ATM? A cool boutique for souvenirs during free time? AroundMe helps find the closest places to where you are to suit all your travelling needs.

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