7 Fun (& Time-Saving) Travel Apps

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While National Lampoon is funny to watch, we don't actually want our adventures to end up that way. These iPhone and Android apps will ensure you not only reach your destination as fast as possible, you’ll have fun and save money while doing so.

They've got great features, like off-line maps that help you avoid wrong-turn panic and insider tips on the best events and venues in the city you're visiting. Whether you're heading to the great unknown or just upstate to your great aunt’s place, these apps will ensure your trip isn't boring or stressful.