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Use Your iPhone Apps for Travel- Part 1

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             Can't decide where to eat? Urbanspoon can help. SHAKE your iPhone and the Urbanspoon slot machine will pick a good restaurant for you to try. See what's NEARBY to explore your 'hood in list or map mode. See what your FRIENDS like. BROWSE a comprehensive list of restaurants.

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- Use GPS to find a restaurant near you
- Filter by neighborhood, cuisine, or price
- Search and browse local restaurants
- See a list of all nearby eateries
- Compare restaurant picks with your friends
- Ratings and reviews from newspapers, bloggers, and fellow eaters
Covers all of the United States and Canada, and large metro areas in the UK and Australia.

Wi-Fi Finder

             Over 320,000 locations in 140 countries worldwide!
Quickly and easily find FREE or paid Wi-Fi when you travel with the JiWire Wi-Fi Finder for iPhone and iPod Touch. Download all of the locations offline, so you know how to stay connected when you are on the road.
Using the GPS function on your iPhone, the Wi-Fi finder will tell you exactly where the closest Wi-Fi hotspot is, and how to get there.
If you prefer certain providers such as Comcast, you'll be able to see which hotspots are served by those providers. You can also filter by location type (restaurant, cafe, hotel, etc..). When you find the location you want to use, you'll be given a phone number and directions on how to get there.

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             Call a taxi in any U.S. city with a single tap!
Taxi uses your current location to automatically find taxi cab companies in your area.
Taxi is :
- FASTER than searching
- Call a cab quickly, at home and when you travel.
- NEATER than your address book
- Keep your friends close, and your taxis closer

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             This service combines maps with the local service.

Discover your next favorite place…on WHERE!
- Discover great nearby places
- Get personalized recommendations
- Save and share your favorite places
- Find exclusive deals from local businesses

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Language Translator

             Translates words, phrases, sentences and whole paragraphs of text between different languages using Googles language translation service. It can even detect your source language (except Chinese). Whether you want to learn a foreign language, fresh up your skills, travel abroad or just curious this iPhone web application will help.
Use the switch button to quickly flip source and destination texts.
It's easy to create a new email with the translated text.

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Supported Languages:
Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Chinese (no auto detection), Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Irish, Islandic, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh, Yiddish


             Currency provides up-to-date exchange rate information for over 100 currencies and countries! Great for when you travel abroad and need to calculate the latest exchange rates. Great for Forex traders!

Don't get stuck on a business trip, vacation, or holiday without this great currency convert.

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Flight Sites

             Want to find the gate number for your flight? Wondering what to do in the city you are going to tonight? Have quick links to 17 of the top U.S. airlines plus a lot more at your fingertips with Flight Sites.

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Flight Sites organizes highly used airline web pages for mobile travelers all in one place. You can quickly tap to check-in, find flight status, frequent flier info, or even book a flight directly with your airline. Plus just a quick tap will call them for you. No more searching for numbers or links.
With our city search you can find restaurants, events, attractions, weather and more for almost every destination across the U.S. We provide everything you would need to know – phone numbers, addresses, descriptions, hours, show times, and ticket purchasing info. All is updated continuously so it is the latest available.
This application is a must-have for both the leisure and business traveler. Try it on a trip and you will see for yourself.

iRail European Rail Timetables

             iRail is a route planner for train journeys for your iPhone. Enter the departure and destination stations and iRail will show the times of the next few train services to take you to your destination anywhere in the UK and Europe.

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Clicking on one of these services will show you the individual journeys and supplements which make up the trip, the next level of detail being a list of all stops the trip will make. Any of this information can be emailed to a friend at the touch of a button.
iRail also shows maps of the departure and destination stations along with a graphic of the journey's route. An editable history of all previous stations entered saves typing and train information can be displayed in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Danish, Polish or Turkish.


             With Skype on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, you can make and receive calls, and instant message anyone else on Skype, wherever they are in the world. You can also save on international calls and text messages to phones. Skype is free to download and easy to use. With the latest version, you can now call and keep Skype running in the background.

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- Call Skype-to-Skype, wherever you are
Call your Skype contacts wherever you may be, either on 3G or WiFi, with near CD quality sound. It's completely free to call people on Skype over WiFi . 
- Great value international calls and text messages
If your contacts abroad aren't on Skype, you can still reach them and save with Skype's great rates. Call and text phones anywhere in the world directly from your phonebook. 
- Instant message for an instant response
With Skype for iPhone, you can instant message one or many people on Skype at the same time, wherever, and whenever the mood strikes.

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