Best Apps For Learning A Language

One of the best things about traveling to a new country is the possibility of learning a whole new language when you go. In the digital age, it’s easier than ever to pick up a new language before you even embark on your trip! Whether you’re hoping to learn a few words, be conversational or fluent, there are plenty of great apps that can help you along your way. Knowing another language is great to help you get around in any destination you might be, haggle prices and even help others around you. It’s important to try to at least pick up basic words and phrases like hello, please and thank you, but going beyond that will get you that much farther! Here are just a few of the best apps on the market to help when learning a language.

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2017’s Best Luxury Travel Apps

Travelling is one thing, but luxury travel is sometimes quite another. From stunning hotels to first-class flights, luxury travel is sometimes a world of its own that needs its own tools to function. This is where luxury travel apps come in! Everyone knows about the regular apps for booking flights or finding hotel deals, but private jets and yacht rentals have their whole own world. Luxury travellers have specific needs that get well addressed with the use of these luxury apps. Like any trip, it’s important to consider to the budget of it so that you don’t go over – unless it truly doesn’t matter. With luxury travel, the sky is the limit. Here are just a few of 2017’s best luxury travel apps. Continue reading 2017’s Best Luxury Travel Apps

Google’s Latest Tool Makes Travel Simpler Than Ever

destinations.0Google is always on the cutting edge, especially when it comes to making all of our lives just a little bit easier. Now, this extends itself into the world of travel. Destinations On Google is a powerful tool that makes travel simpler, finding the very best vacations as per your own specifications.

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More Travel Apps To Get You Through Your Next Trip

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It’s no secret that as travellers, we are essentially glued to our phones and mobile apps to help us plan and embark on trips. These apps help us to keep it all together no matter where you’re headed, and helps with booking, packing and getting around once you land. Here are just a few travel apps you should download before your next trip. Continue reading More Travel Apps To Get You Through Your Next Trip

Hidden Travel App Gems

iphone-1283665_960_720When it comes to travel apps to help us make our journeys easier, there are plenty that are much more common than others like Airbnb & Hopper. As helpful as these popular options can be, there’s still a whole world of apps that might be an even better or more specific fit for you as a traveller. Here are some of our favourite hidden travel app gems. Continue reading Hidden Travel App Gems

Must-Have Travel Apps For 2016

Every year, there’s brand new travel apps that make your trips easier than the previous one. Their main purpose is to make the entire process much smoother, from booking flights, checking into hotels to getting around in your new destination. As connected as we are to our mobile devices, having these apps and tools on hand makes perfect sense. Here are a few of the best travel apps that will make travel this year better than ever.



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More Apps To Make Travel Easier Than Ever


Here on Rise Gear, we love a good travel app. As we become more dependant on our mobile devices, these apps do everything from book flights and hotels, find our way around,  help us stay organized, translate and so much more to make our global adventures as smooth as possible. There are many reliable favourites, but with technology constantly advancing and evolving, there’s always new apps to try that will make it easier for us to explore and satisfy our wanderlust. Here’s just a few more apps to make travel easier in 2016 and beyond.

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Best Travel Apps For The Thrifty Traveller

If there’s two things that frequent travellers love, it’s mobile apps that make their globe-trotting life easier, and saving money so that they can travel even more. We’ve talked about mobile apps on Rise Gear before, but these are the cream of the crop when it comes to keep some cash so you spend more, go farther, stay longer or even buy some new luggage! Here, we break down 5 of our favourite mobile travel apps for the most money savvy travel apps thrifty traveller
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The Best Offline Travel Apps

Here on the Rise Gear blog, we talked about some of the best travel apps to help you get around, stay connected and change your plans as long as you can find an internet connection. But what about those times when you there’s no available wi-fi? Here’s just a few apps with that can be accessed offline that will change the way you travel & help you as you go.

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