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Travel Tips


Our Travel Workshop team have tried and tested the best travel apps for a smooth journey. Here are our top 5:


Keep in touch with loved ones back home via instant message, voice call, or video call for free. Be sure to setup when you are in your home country first via text message, then continue to use once connected to Wi-Fi when you are abroad!

Trip Advisor

Live like a local and read reviews on local restaurants, bars, experiences and more! Many restaurants in popular destinations rely on positive Trip Advisor feedback to lure in travellers so you are bound to find some hidden gems!


Discover the best way to get to your destination without unfolding a map or squinting at a train schedule. Rome2rio considers all modes of transportation when advising on the best routes from where you are, to where you want to go. A single search may include plane, train, bus, car, ferry, rideshare, driving, and walking directions, all with listed fares and a detailed map.


Whether you are a member of an airline club or not, LoungeBuddy grants you access into airport lounges all over the globe, starting at just $35. We think being able to have a nap, freshen up and having something to eat is priceless while en route to your destination!

Google Translate

Translate any language easily using text and audio input, or by taking a photo with your camera. No longer will you be unable to read signs, or end up eating something peculiar from a restaurant menu!