Travelers can help other travelers get around more easily with these four crowdsourcing apps, available now.
Find the fastest way to and from anywhere with this community sourced traffic app, that also includes alerts for accidents, construction and other issues. Additionally, Waze helps you find the lowest priced gas. Any commuter, daily or traveler, will benefit from the app’s heads up. Waze is free on Google Play and in the App Store and Windows Phone Store.
While traveling, this app will help you find the cheapest gas in both the United States and Canada. This is the road tripper’s very best friend. Also complimentary, the app is available on Google Play, in the App Store and for Windows and BlackBerry phones.
Moovit covers more than 400 cities around the world, providing the fastest and least congested routes in real time for public transportation. It’s perfect when navigating new-to-you city transportation or when trying to get from one place to the other during rush hour, available online from the App Store, Google Play and the Windows Store.
Covered before on Trazee, the app that lets other travelers find out the length of airport security lines is currently running a Kickstarter campaign to expand globally. Help out here. The app currently covers more than 50 airports. Download it for free in the App Store.
The Alamo was a place occupied by Spanish settlers, and an important part of the early stages of Texas’s war for independence from Mexico. The Spanish settlers established a military and prepared for a fight. During the early stages of the war, a group of Texan soldiers ambushed and took over the Alamo from the Mexican military and gained control of San Antonio. Shortly after, the Mexican military gained control once again. The Battle of The Alamo went on for years and eventually ended with the Texans winning.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.