If you have a penchant for traveling the world armed with little more than a passport and a smartphone, 2014 saw a slew of handy apps that could help you in your endeavors

Indeed, The Next Web covered thousands of apps throughout this year, from nifty new browser extensions, to the latest game-changing Android and iOS apps, so we sifted through the archives and pulled out some of best travel apps of 2014…just for you.

iTunes Store

Google Play

Astronomy Astronomy
Education Education
Life Style Life Style
Medical, Healthcare & Fitness Medical, Healthcare & Fitness
Multi-Purpose Multi-Purpose
Navigation Navigation
Reference Reference
Sailing Sailing
Travel Travel
Utilities Utilities
Weather Weather