Travel App Reviews

Check out Travel Channel's reviews of popular travel apps.
Many travelers use mobile apps to find out useful information about airline flights, places to eat and ways to navigate around an unfamiliar city. We've compiled a list of apps that we feel can help make your travel experience a little easier.

About the author: Bob Tedeschi has written about e-commerce, technology and travel for the "New York Times" since 1998. He has also written for "Wired" and "Money Magazine," among others.
Navigation Apps
These apps provide travelers with info to help them get where they are going. Navigate your way through a city, airport, ski resort and more.

View navigation apps >>
Utility Apps
Traveling can be a hassle. Use these apps to find a restaurant, translate a foreign language, organize your next trip, book a flight and much more.  

Check out resourceful travel apps >>
Entertainment Apps
Need to kill time during a long layover? Check out a few apps to help you pass the time with fun games, including Angry Birds.

Explore fun, entertaining mobile apps >>

Next Up

Why This Mexican Town You Probably Haven't Heard of Is Worth a Visit for Day of the Dead

Instead of experiencing the holiday in Mexico City, go a little further off the beaten path for more intimate Noche and Dia de Muertos celebrations in Erongaricuaro.

New Space Hotel Taking Reservations for ‘Luxury Vacations That Are Literally Out of This World’

A three-and-a-half-day stay on the structure will reportedly set guests back $5 million.

Off-Season Awesome in Big Sky, Montana

Experience epic outdoor adventures.

Top 5 Places to Stay in Nashville

See our picks for top hotels in Nashville.

'Expedition Bigfoot' Investigation Yields Unexpected DNA Results

The elite team of researchers returned from a two-month cross-country hunt with mysterious evidence of non-human primate presence in the Appalachians.

This Abandoned Italian Prison Island Will Become A Mediterranean Vacation Spot

Would you consider a vacation to the Italian version of Alcatraz? Officials in Italy have plans to renovate a centuries old prison on a deserted island and turn it into a tourist destination.

Haunted Dybbuk Box Won on eBay Caused New Owner ‘Tidal Wave of Bad Luck’

“All I knew is I got this thing, and I got very ill. I don't know what happened. I still don't know,” he said.

This Jail is One of Louisiana’s Most Haunted Sites

Some of the inmates never left this haunted jail in western Louisiana, and it turns out their warden may have remained in order to keep them in line.

10 Products That'll Hide Your Valuables When You Travel

Thieves won’t even look twice at these everyday products that are actually concealing your cash, credit cards and hotel room keys.

Fellow Traveler: Brooklyn Photographer Erik Tanner

See what this shutterbug keeps in his bag.

More Creepy Content

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.

On TV