If you are about to go on vacation, what about downloading some of these mobile applications that promise to make your life easier? The list is from El Viajero, the travel guide of the Spanish newspaper El País. It can help you find your surf hostel in Portugal.
Apps that can help you find your spot and surf hostel in Portugal
1. Windfinder - For sports lovers ... that require good winds
This application is dedicated to surfers, sailors, paragliders, water sports enthusiasts, among others. Basically, it's a tool that provides information about the wind, waves and tides.
The Windfinder is available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone. It also has a web version, which runs directly in the browser, and a mobile version of the site for those who can not install apps. There is also an extension for Mozilla Firefox. Applications are free except the Pro version, wich costs € 2.49.
2. PADI - For those who dive into the depths of the seas
PADI is the official application of the Association of Professional Diving Instructors and, of course, it is a very useful tool for those who like to dive. It has information on dive centers around the world and also suggests places to explore. It is available for Android and iOS devices and is free. The previous version still works on Blackberry mobile phones.
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3. UV World - For all, to be able to enjoy the sun safely
For the more health conscious people, the World UV is an essential application. It displays information about UV levels for the user's location and also suggests ways to protect ourselves from it. This mobile application was developed by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) and works on devices
4. Live Beach - To better appreciate the national beaches
This application has already been downloaded more than 50,000 times and, through it, you will know within a few seconds, some useful information about the state of the beach that you usually attend. Moreover, it is free and specifically directed to our beaches. You can download the «Beach Live» on your Android / iOS device or if you prefer, there is also a web version.
5. Booking.com - To choose the best hotel or surf hostel in Portugal
If you travel abroad, you will also need accommodation. This search engine will certainly help in the task to choose and book a hotel room at your destination. It has more than 640 000 suggestions and comments from real users. The best way to choose your surf hostel in Portugal.
In addition, Booking.com - which also exists on the web, on the homonymous address - have a map on which you can draw the area within which you want to find a hotel. It also has a system of evaluation and some partnerships with hotels, which offer discounts to those who book through the app. It is free and is available for Android and iOS.
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