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Useful Free Travel Apps for Smart Phone

The following is a list of useful free travel apps for smart phones compiled by Vagabond Journey’s business travel correspondent, Rory D

Aloqa- locates you by GPS and tells you whats going on around you (fun stuff), where things are (gas, ATM, food) and more

Google Maps- Free GPS based maps just like on your computer except in real time

WMWiFiRouter- turn your phone into a wireless router for your laptop to hook onto

Evernote- take notes, upload files, take pictures and load to the web

UPC reader* not sure what its called and I think it costs 2.99- scan UPC codes on products and it will tell you what it is and if it can be had cheaper elsewhere

metric converter- convert stuff

Smart Phone Apps

Rory D is the business travel correspondent for Vagabond Journey Travel. He is available to answer your business travel questions. Just go to ASK business travel questions and fill out the form. Expect a response from Rory on the site in a couple of days to a week.

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About the Author:

Wade Shepard is the founder and editor of Vagabond Journey. He has been traveling the world since 1999, through 80 countries. He is the author of the book, Ghost Cities of China, and contributes to Forbes, The Diplomat, the South China Morning Post, and other publications. has written 3165 posts on Vagabond Journey. Contact the author.

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