In today’s age of “there’s an app for that”, an application can be found to help you do or find just about anything you can imagine. We’ve shared a few tips in the past about easier living in Paris due to applications such as LeCab and Time Traveler Tours. Amongst the vast array of Paris centered applications, we’ll divulge our top picks, all available at the touch of a finger!
For the best happenings around Paris, there are several excellent sources. A popular favorite is the My Little Paris app, suited mainly to women, but rich with creative whims of ideas to strike any fancy. J’aime Paris offers frugal ways to enjoy the city, as well as insider tips and walking tours. TimeOut Paris is one of the highest rated travel apps and is as detailed and consistent as the TimeOut website. A fun find for artsy types is the CreativeParis.info app, which offers an array of activities, workshops, events, etc. for artists or anyone wanting to explore their creative side.
ParisPastry is a rare collection of top pastries, sweet delicacies and boulangeries discovered by non other than David Lebovitz. The app was created by both David and Heather from Secrets of Paris. Coffee In Touch – Paris gives coffee lovers the hippest destinations by neighborhood with the best java and/or food to be found.
For the fashionista types, check out the style.com app for the latest collections and trends and Shopmium for the newest deals on products around Paris. Ratp and Velib are two highly useful apps. The Ratp app shows everything from the schedule of each line, to directions from one destination to another. Velib can help you find a bike or station in your area. NovaRadio brings you tunes to go in addition to radio, news and podcasts. The Highly acclaimed journalism magazine The Paris Review with an excellent selection available for iPhone and iPad.
Which ones do you use?