Most popular travel apps iphone

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Road warriors, take heart. A raft of software applications for the iPhone are designed to make that dash between time zones and airport terminals a little easier. They can help executives handle all manner of travel-related tasks, from booking hotel rooms to calculating exchange rates to switching flight plans. Many include location services that can help travelers locate nearby restaurants, Wi-Fi hot spots—even bathrooms.
In fact, some of the most popular iPhone applications involve travel. Here’s a rundown of the top 20 most downloaded travel-related iPhone apps, as of April 23 . Each slide includes the name of the software distributor, release date, and information on user ratings. Apple does not disclose download figures. All apps listed are available for free.
The latest apparatus for every globe-trotter, travel applications for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch make your trip effortless. From camera optimization to automated travel itineraries, these applications will guide you to have the most expedient journey possible.

1. TripIt
Ah, TripIt Travel Organizer – you’ll never have to dig through your printed, paper itineraries again. TripIt links to your e-mail account and picks up every confirmation number that comes into your inbox. Any flight, hotel, or even dinner reservation that contains a confirmation number will be put into an organized itinerary, all in one place. Flight delays and last-minute changes sent to your e-mail will be updated automatically.
Cost: Free
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later.

2. Photosynth
Whether you’re standing at the base of Machu Picchu or flying down the slopes in Zermatt, Photosynth Interactive Panorama Capture and Sharing makes the best of your camera by stitching together your photos to create panoramic images. Send 360-degree views to friends and family while you’re abroad – prepare to be amazed.
Cost: Free

3. Instagram
Instagram acts as your very own Photoshop, converting your photographs into works of art. With filtered effects such as “1977″ or “Nashville,” Instagram gives your photos professional, antiquated, or artistic looks. The ease of sharing photos across social media networks and the tilt-shift blur effect are note-worthy features.
Cost: Free
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.1.2 or later.

4. FlightAware
This is the easiest, no-frills app to track your flight; just provide your airline and flight number and let FlightAware do the rest. Accept the push notification feature for updates on flight delays, gate changes or cancellations.
Cost: Free
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.1 or later.

5. Jetsetter

An invitation-only hotel and travel mecca, Jetsetter features flash travel sales and clear, professional photography of exotic destinations all over the world. The app features every kind of hotel you can think of – luxury properties, trendy hang-outs, or eco-conscious resorts – for discounts as high as 50% off. Scroll through once-in-a-lifetime hotel deals and get inspired to jet set with dreamy deals you never thought your money could buy.
Cost: Free, invitation-only
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.0 or later.

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