The smart way to plan your next trip is to use your smart phone! Check out these travel apps that help with everything you need to make your trip go smoothly from start to finish.
The National Park Service just announced their first mobile app: National Mall mobile app. There is an app to help you plan your visit to the National Cherry Blossom Festival. There are also several other Washington, DC specific mobile apps to help you get around while you here. GEORGETOWNDC.com has a mobile site where you can access information on Georgetown stores, restaurants and businesses, plus parking information, and real-time DC Circulator bus feeds on your mobile phone. Georgetown Suites also has a mobile booking engine, so you can book your reservation on the go!
You can even pay for your parking at meters all over DC with your smart phone. No more searching for quarters. Just sign up for free at http://us.parkmobile.com/. You can even get a text when your meter is about to expire.
If you are travelling with kids, be sure to review this list of apps for the family road trip for some fun ideas to keep the kids busy while on the road!
- Cherry Blossoms in DC (georgetownsuites.wordpress.com)