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Travel deals. How to find cheap flights? Where to book accomodation? Where to book hotels and apartments abroad? How to deal with money while traveling? Which bank card is the best for travelers? These are some of the questions you’ll find answers to on this page, where we share a list of our most favorite travel apps and best travel services. Plus – some of our best travel tips.

These are great travel apps and services most of which we use on our travels and for travel planning

HOTELS & APPARTMENTS

1. Booking.com

2. Agoda

3. Airbnb

Click on the link above, register now and you’ll get an 18 EUR discount.

4. Hostelworld

5. Finding Accommodation Abroad: Short and Long-term

TRANSPORTATION

1. BlaBlaCar

2. Uber, Taxify

Ridesharing apps in Europe. 

3. Grab, Go-Jek

Ridesharing apps in Asia. 

4. Grab, Ola Cabs

Ridesharing apps in India. 

5. DiDi

Ridesharing app in China. Android, iPhone.

6. GoEuro: trains, buses, flights

Bus and train tickets in Europe.

7. Seat61

Train travel tips.

VOLUNTEERING & WORKING ABROAD

1. Workaway.info

Volunteering jobs around the world.

2. TrustedHousesitters

House sitting jobs around the world.

3. Hitchwiki.org

An online resourse for hitchhikers.

4. Seasonal Jobs

5. Volunteering & Odd Jobs

6. Working in the Netherlands: How to Save 10 000 EUR

OTHER TRAVEL APPS AND RESOURCES

1. Bonusway

Cashback service that will allow you to save even more whenever you book a hotel or shop online.

Register now and you’ll get an extra 3 EUR bonus after your first purchase. If you are from somewhere else, not Latvia, go to bonusway.com.

2. AirHelp

Flight compensation service in Europe and USA.

3. The Guide to Sleeping in Airports

4. Uber Eats: Local food delivery

In some countries Grab and Go-Jek offer the same kind of service.

5. Google Translate

6. Google Maps

Download a map to use Google Maps without internet. The same way you can also use navigation (car mode only, though).

7.  Duolingo

Language learning app.

8. Tripadvisor

9. Apps of Airlines

Most of airlines nowadays have their own app. An often they are worth using them. If only for an easier check-in.


If you would like to learn more about every one of these travel services and apps, check out this page. There you will also find some more travel apps that we use and recommend. However, these you see on this page are ones we use the most.