Top 5 Free iPhone Apps for Traveling

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1.  XE Currency

By XE.com Inc., this app helps convert currency immediately, an also stores the last updated rates, enabling conversion when offline.

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2.  Wikihood

Wikihood is the wikipedia for traveling.  It lists nearby points of interests, attractions historic events, etc.  Items are found based on the wikipedia database, therefore provides a highly comprehensive list.

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3.  Google Translate

Pretty self-explanatory.

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4.  AroundMe

AroundMe is a more specific, local oriented version of wikihood.  It helps locate the desired search content and arranges the list based on distance.

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5.  Skyscanner

The Skyscanner app helps search for all flights available between two locations and also lists them according to their price.  When the search criteria is specific, this app helps optimize the speed in obtaining the result.  However, if the user is looking to take a spontaneous trip, the search criteria can be left entirely open-ended (e.g. destination listed as ‘everywhere’).

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Top 5 Free iPhone Apps for Traveling