App-lify the travel experience

Make sure your phone has these apps installed before you ‘get set go’

By Author  |  Published: 12th May 2019  12:05 amUpdated: 11th May 2019  1:29 pm

It’s vacation time! Hotel booking – check, gadgets – check, documents – check, luggage – check. Now, when it’s all set and done, just take out your smartphones for some virtual assurance. Apart from everything else, you will need a few apps that lend you a hand when there is a need. And yes, there will be situations where a little help would be much appreciated.

So, here are the apps that might turn out to be your best travel buddies.


Yes, we do not function with timetable for bathroom breaks; we are not Sheldon Cooper! The application, Flush – the toilet finder, understands that concept. Like, when you have to go, you got to go! With the help of this app, you will be able to find the closest public toilets around you, wherever you are. The app is available on both iOS and Android.

Prey Anti Theft

Tourists always get special attention, even from the burglars. Now, save yourself from being in that vulnerable state, losing your most valuable asset, the phone, in an alien city by downloading the application – Prey Anti Theft. This app not only helps in finding your lost phone, but also locks it down and triggers an alarm. It also has more features that give the travellers a sense of assurance. And all this for free! What a steal, huh!


Travelling with children is a challenge in itself and finding the “right places” is no less of a hassle. Now, technology has got your back in this area as well. The application, Yuggler, helps you in discovering all the kid-friendly places near you. Find tips, see photos and also search via filters to make sure that the place is right for your kids.