Best Apps and Websites for Travelers
Courtesy of SeatGuru
Don't End Up In a Bad Seat: SeatGuru
News flash: you don’t have to pay for a costly upgrade to get extra legroom on your next flight. SeatGuru’s search tool lets you look for seats with maximum pitch, power outlets, in-flight entertainment, and Wi-Fi. Want to shop like a pro? Check the site’s plane charts before booking your ticket to make sure you’re not sacrificing precious inches for a slightly lower fare. Free; seatguru.com.
T+L Tip: If the best spots on the plane are unavailable, try Seat Alerts by ExpertFlyer (free; expertflyer.com). It e-mails you when better options open up on your scheduled departure.