Vacationing in LatAm? Download These Five Android Apps Now

When it comes to making your next vacation plans, there’s no better time than the present. And why not put Latin America at the top of your list as a destination? One of the fastest-developing regions in the world, Latin America has tons to offer in culture, nature, history and recreation.

Once you’ve got your tickets bought and itinerary set, make sure to download this Android apps before you take off:

South America Travel Guide

The South America Travel Guide provides information about over 900 South American destinations. The comprehensive app will tell you what you need to know about the places you’re visiting, including sights to see, things to do, places to eat, sleep, play and more. The best part? All data is stored within the South America Travel Guide app, meaning you’ll be able to access information anytime, anywhere, regardless of your internet connection.

uTalk Latin American Spanish

If you’re headed to one of Latin America’s many Spanish-speaking countries and aren’t exactly fluent in español, uTalk Latin American Spanish is a must. It helps users pick up the basics of language using images, speech and games. As a complement to uTalk, think about downloading the Travel Interpreter app, too.


With Taptrip, you can chat with foreigners and locals even if you don’t speak the same language. The app automatically translates your chats to help you communicate and also allows you to exchange photos and images. It supports 15 languages, including Spanish and Portuguese, and boasts a community of users throughout Latin America and the rest of the world.

Central America GPS Map

If you’ve chosen Central America as your destination, this completely offline navigation app will be essential in helping you get around. What’s more, it provides information on thousands of points of interest, including hotels, tourist attractions and restaurants. Similar GPS Map apps are available for specific countries and locales as well. If your destination isn’t listed, check out NDrive.


If your Spanish skills are fit for the task, this app will lighten your travel load immensely. With the Despegar app, you’ll have access to offers from over150,000 hotels and 500 airlines in Latin America and all over the globe. Even better? You can book flights and hotels directly through the app in a fast and secure way.