If it’s your first time in London or you’re not too familiar with the city, its sheer size, business and vibrancy might be a tad overwhelming. Modern technology such as smartphones and apps are designed to make our lives easier and more straight-forward. In order to help your trip to the British capital run as smoothly as possible, why don’t you make use of the following five top London apps?
Hailo Black Cab app
Instead of waiting patiently by the side of a road for a free cab to drive past download the Hailo Black Cab app. This useful application enables you to order a black cab to your current destination and even informs you of how long you will have to wait. Available for both Android and iPhone, you’ve little excuse to be taxi-less in London again.
Inclusive London app
Whether you need to book a table for two for tonight, find a pub that’s playing live music at the weekend, locate a child-friendly hotel or find a museum in your vicinity, the Inclusive London app enables iPhone users to locate virtually anything and everything in London.
With a mission to “save Londoners from London”, this highly rated app provides users with every realistic travelling option between two London destinations. The journeys CityMapper calculates can be taken by bus, tube, cab, train, on foot, by bike or in cabs, it’s up to you which one you choose. Download this highly useful London app on the CityMapper website.
Street Art London app
If you get excited by the vibrancy and creativity of street art then you’ll have a field day in London. To help you find your nearest inspiring street art display in London, download the Street Art London app. Not only does this innovative app help you locate street art in the capital but it also provides insight into both the local and global street art scene.
Barclays Bikes app
Out of all the ways to travel around London, bike has to be one of the most efficient. Avoid the queues on the Underground and gridlock traffic in a black cab by jumping on a Barclays Bike. The ultra-helpful Barclays Bikes Appinforms users where their nearest Barclay docking station is and how to get there. This informative app is available for both Android and iPhone.