You are headed on a roadtrip with the hubby, the entire family, or just you and your girlfriends. The route is planned, reservations made, bags packed in the car, and the perfect road trip mix tape or CD loaded up and ready to blast. Before you load up and head out there is one more thing you will want while out on the open road- the perfect road trip apps! To keep you entertained, help you find sights on the way, and even arrange your lodging. I have gathered a list of 10 apps that I use on my Motorola Nexus 6 that you will want to download for your travels… Plus, they are all FREE!
7 Awesome Apps for Roadtrips
1.PackPoint– This one is actually for before you pack but is essential to this list so I will just start off with it. Simply enter where you are going, what you will be doing, the app checks the weather for you and tells you what to pack! Genius right?
2.Google Maps– Plan your route every step of the way with this must have app.
3.Beat the Traffic– An app that makes travel easier by identifying traffic and giving you the best routes.
4.iExit– Potty break? Hunger pains? No problem! This app will tell you what is available at upcoming exits from restaurants to playgrounds.
5.AAA Mobile- A must have for planning, discounts, rewards, and roadside assistance.
6.GasBuddy- This app shows you the best gas prices along the route, recommends how much gas to get at each stop, and estimates your total cost for the trip.
7.Foodspotting– I love to eat, and I really love to eat really good food so this app had go on my phone for roadtrips. Loaded up with images of favorite dishes at particular restaraunts that diners have shared, and recommendations for a specific type of food. Don’t forget to share your recommendations too!
Info About my Motorola Nexus 6
The stunning 6″ Quad HD display is great for movies, videos, gaming, e-books, and surfing the Web, and the Nexus 6 provides exceptional battery life.
- Brilliant 6-inch screen and dual front-facing stereo speakers
- 3220mAh battery and turbo charging gives you a quick burst of power when your battery needs it the most1
- 13MP HDR+ rear camera with Optical Image Stabilization plus 2MP front-facing camera
- Android™ 5.0 Lollipop