As fall’s lovely, crisp evenings and cool weather return, many begin to plan their autumn and winter trips. The following apps can help.
Kayak Pro Flights, Hotels & Cars ($0.99)* Kayak searches many travel sites with each query, allowing you to make an educated choice among hotels, flights and rental cars. (Mobilewalla score: 92/100)
TripIt — Travel Organizer (No Ads) ($0.99)* TripIt Travel Organizer allows travelers to forward all of their trip confirmations to one orderly mobile interface. (Score: 92/100)
Camp & RV — Tent Camping to RV Parks ($9.99)* Camp & RV is a mobile encyclopedia of the amenities offered at 28,000 campgrounds in the U.S. and Canada. (Score: 91/100)
MAPS.ME Pro — Offline Maps ($4.99)* MAPS.ME provides offline maps for 345 countries and islands worldwide. Never wait for a slow phone or Wi-Fi connection to see a map. (Score: 86/100)
Uber (Free)* — Uber is the modern way to hail transportation in urban areas. Simply use the app to call a personal driver to your location. (Score: 82/100)
Expedia Hotels & Flights (Free)* Expedia’s app helps its users book flights and hotel rooms, informed by the reviews of other guests, and adds special discounts for mobile users. (Mobilewalla score: 97/100)
GasBuddy — Find Cheap Gas (Free)* GasBuddy shows users where the cheapest gas can be found in any area by searching a ZIP or postal code. (Score: 96/100)
Google Earth (Free)* What did we all do before Google Earth? It keeps its place at the top of the charts by helping us explore locations near and far. (Score: 94/100)
Waze Social GPS Maps & Traffic (Free)* Waze harnesses the power of automatic community-based reporting to help users find the best driving route and avoid congestion. (Score: 93/100)
Flightradar24 Pro ($2.99)* Flightradar24 Pro gives the user the ability to track any flight’s ETD and ETA, and can even identify a plane flying above your head. (Score: 87/100)
*Available on Apple and Android.