Thanks to the world of technology, expats now have a wide range of apps at their fingertips that can help make life that bit easier. Whether it's finding your way around a new city, helping you make new friends in your adopted country, or teaching you the local language, there’s an app for just about everything. Here are our top 10 picks.
1. Packing Pro
4. Spotted by Locals
Finding your way around in a new city is never easy. CityMapss2Go puts a map of most major cities in your pocket for offline access, so even if you’re low on battery or conscious of your phone data, you can easily access a map to find your way around.
As well as up-to-date, detailed and well-designed maps, it also features photos and comprehensive information on footpaths, bikeways and public transport. Incorporating 60,000 destinations in more than 150 countries, wherever you find yourself, this app will help you get your bearings.