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Best travel apps for BlackBerry 10 OS

When it comes to planning, managing or sharing your wanderlust, no other app is better than BlackBerry Travel. It was launched earlier this year for BlackBerry 10 Devices. It helps the user in finding the best deals on hotel and car rental services. This app has been developed by BlackBerry itself and if we talk about the third party apps available on the BlackBerry World, there are significantly fewer apps available than what is available on iOS or Android. But the BlackBerry apps are significantly well-designed and bug free. These are a few must-have apps on your BlackBerry 10 device, if you are a frequent traveler:

BlackBerry Travel

BlackBerry teamed up with WorldMate to launch their own travel app BlackBerry Travel. It is a complete travel directory, packaged and presented as a Smartphone app. It helps you store and later refer to your travel itinerary; book hotels or cars; monitor flight schedules; convert international currency and communicate with LinkedIn contacts.

Download the app from here.

Urbanspoon

If you have this app you will never get confused again about what to eat or where to eat – in a foreign country or location. Urbanspoon is an easy to use ‘restaurant-finder’ app, which finds places to eat according to specific cuisines or dishes, price range and place. It also provides ratings from newspapers, blogs and other users. Spin the slot-machine and let the app pick out the best places for you, using GPS and the ratings.

Download the app for free from here.

BlackBerry Maps

2D maps, local search and 3D voice guided directions— BlackBerry Maps is like an advanced GPS navigation system. The free app also lets you save your favorite places and share them through other apps like BBM and SMS. Geolinks allow instant navigation to any address, but currently it is limited to U.S, Canada, U.K, Australia & Singapore.

Download the app from here.

Poynt

The award-winning local search app lets you find and connect with businesses, movies, restaurants, people, offers and events nearby. You can also interact with the search item by placing calls to businesses, mapping directions, viewing showtimes and movie trailers or scheduling a reservation. Information about gas prices are also available, but only in the US, UK and Canada. The app is available for free download in India, Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain, Australia and Germany.

Download Poynt from here.

Navita Translator

The basic interface translates words or phrases that you type into its text field and the app is integrated with the core BlackBerry messaging, SMS and browser apps and allows you to translate text directly from these sources. Navita supports English, Portuguese, Chinese and Spanish interfaces and can translate text to 60 different languages. You can also share your translations on social networking sites.

Download the app from here.

Which is your favorite travel app for BlackBerry 10 Device, do let us know by leaving a comment below.

 

 

 

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