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  • Plan your perfect holiday with Google
  • Plan your perfect holiday with Google
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Google Trips: an app that organises your wanderlust

From Airbnb to TripAdvisor, digital tools have changed the way we plan holidays. Now, instead of relying on a guidebook, you can use Google Trips to build customisable plans to explore your destination. Is this the pocket pal that the new generation of travellers has been yearning for?

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You’ve arrived at your holiday destination after months of planning, but an impromptu storm has ruined your day plans. And while you’d usually just Google things to do, roaming charges will cost you a bomb. Google Trips is an app that’s designed to circumvent this problem. Just tap to download your trip before you take off, and you’re set for all the things to do, places to see and food to indulge in by the time you land.

Instead of relying on a travel guidebook or unreliable online reviews, it enables globetrotters to build customisable trips to explore their ...

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