These days we travel for business sometimes even more than for pleasure. And while it can definitely be frustrating, it doesn’t have to be. With the introduction of new technology, apps, and travel habits, traveling for business has changed to meet the needs and interests of jet setters today.
To help you minimize inconvenience and maximize your productivity we came up with a list of Apps that would be in great use to you while you are on a Bleasure trip!
This great app gives you easy, everyday access to your favorite co-working spaces. It was founded in NYC by a group of friends whose mission is to inspire their members by providing access to dozens of beautiful workspaces across your city and help you focus on building the next big thing. With a monthly subscription, you are able to visit any of their partner locations around the world. Just pick a spot with available seats and when you arrive, "check-in" with the app. They will let the community manager know you're here with Croissant, so you can just take a seat and get comfy.
If you need help with tracking your expenses while traveling, you need to get Expensify. It makes expense management easy for everyone, from individual tracking personal expenses to companies of any size and industry. By using this app, there is no need to worry about paper receipts and where to put them. You can create reports on the go by just snapping a photo and Expensify automatically transcribes the details. It simplifies the process and makes keeping track of the receipts so easy.
This app will turn your phone or tablet into a personal walking tour guide! Each city walk or travel article comes with a detailed travel route plotted on an offline map so you can explore the local highlights and hidden gems on your own. Apart from having 5,500 self-guided walks in 700 cities around the world, It also allows you to create your own walks by selecting the various attractions you are interested in, which comes in handy when you don’t have much time to spare;) And the best part is that each article and city map can be accessed offline without requiring cellular data or Wi-Fi.
It’s a fantastic service for any savvy traveler that helps you track all of your loyalty points including frequent flier miles, hotel points, dinner rewards, and shopping rewards. They support 694 loyalty programs and all one App! When you are frequently fly with multiple airlines, there is a great chance that you have multiple airline reward programs to track, then you definitely need AwardWallet. It alerts you when your miles or points are about to expire, reminds you of upcoming trips, tracks your reservations and it works in offline mode as well. It saves you time and eliminates the need to remember so many passwords.
Keeping track of all your travel plans and itineraries could easily become a really stressful job. Flight confirmations, boarding passes, booking confirmations and even the details like how to get to your hotel or meeting place are scattered around your inbox and can easily get lost. If you are a frequent traveler, chances are you’ll need some help organizing your itinerary and travel plans! And TripIt is here for you to do just that. It automatically connects to your email accounts, finds travel-confirmation emails, and turns them into neat, complete itineraries. It will store your confirmation numbers, contact information, sync all your travel plans to your calendar and store all your travel documents in one place!
AIRPORT TRANSIT GUIDE
Traveling to and from new airports and places can get frustrating. If only there could be an app that helps you get through those unknown terminals and suggests the best way to get to your destination from the airport. Well, there is! Airport Transit Guide is here to help you get around. It’s filled with advice on transportation options for 460 airports around the world and, and gives you prices, schedules, travel times, tipping advice, safety alerts, and more to get where you need to go! Choose transportation that will save you time, or money, or often both!
There are definitely a lot more apps out there but these are the ones that we and our friends like to use while we travel.
What about you, what are your favorite business travel apps?