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Mobilewalla: Travel-related apps

As fall’s lovely, crisp evenings and cool weather return, many begin to plan their autumn and winter trips. The following apps can help.

Apple apps

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)

Android apps

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.

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