T+L's Top Travel Apps 2010
Mapping and Directions
Get around a
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.
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.
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