T+L's Top Travel Apps 2010
Courtesy of Travel+Leisure Digital Studio
Mapping and Directions
Get around a city
How do you move from point A to point B in a snap? HopStop maps the route with directions for subway, rail, bus, walking, or taxis (or a combination of transportation methods) in more than 15 cities across the U.S. and Europe.
Runs On: iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch.
Navigate the roads (domestic)
The most easy-to-use of the full GPS navigation apps, Navigon features text-to-speech directions, real-time traffic updates ($24.99 extra), and information about points of interest along your route. Other great features: the ability to set anyone from your address book as your “destination,” easy-to-read maps, and 3-D views complete with road signs.
Cost: $79.99 (North America).
Runs On: iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, Windows Mobile.
Navigate the roads (international)
With 28 separately sold packages for regions on every continent but Antarctica, TomTom’s navigational apps are ideal for international travel. The on-screen design includes information like time to destination and time u