What's New

This update adds TripIt support to the application! Now you can import your TripIt vacations just by tapping them!

App Description

"The Travel Essentials app does just what its name implies and does it very well." - PCMag.com

Travel Essentials is your ultimate travel companion - it can help you track the status of your flights, find current weather conditions, locate great restaurants and locations to visit and even tell you more information about your hotel.

Whether you're going to Rio de Janeiro or Helsinki, when you're travelling you'll find this app to be extremely useful. Travelling is a very stressful experience. There is an incredible amount of planning required, which this app takes care of for you. Worried about if you're going to miss your flight? Not sure where the nearest beach is? No problem.

If your flight is running late it'll automatically send you a push notification telling you about it, or you can check the estimated departure and arrival times inside the app. You can find excellent places to see, ranging from the great outdoors to shopping malls and even nightlife locations. If you want, it can even suggest the best places for you to visit based on the current weather. You'll also be able to see reviews from other people who've been there so you can find out what they recommend for you too.

Travel Essentials really can do everything for you, and it's available exclusively for iOS.

- Book, manage and track your vacations
- Import your vacations from TripIt!
- Find information about the hotel you've booked, including check-in + check-out time
- Locate great places to visit near your destination
- Receive updates on your flights, with push notifications informing you if your flight will be late
- See local time information
- View current weather conditions as well as a 4-day forecast
- Vacations sync to your other devices automatically through iCloud

All of this functionality is provided in this app with no monthly costs or extra upgrade costs.

- Read what the experts have to say -

"The Travel Essentials app does just what its name implies and does it very well." - PCMag.com

"Sometimes you just need to know a little bit about your flights, your hotel, or where to eat. Enter Travel Essentials, an iPhone app that does just that, and does it beautifully." - CultOfMac.com

"The thing that caught my attention with this app is the simple, yet intuitive interface." - AppAdvice.com

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 15, 2014 Initial release