With summer coming to an end, you might be planning a last minute weekend getaway before school starts. Or you might just want to enjoy a staycation, and take in some local sights and attractions. Here are some Windows 8 apps to help you enjoy the end of summer. Go Forth and Conquer!
Want to try something new this summer? Download Living Social on your Windows Phone to access daily deals on fresh activities in your city.
If you’re traveling, outfit yourself with GuidePal on Windows, which gives you an inside look at hidden gems and popular local hotspots, and HERE Drive+ with Windows Phone, which offers offline, turn-by-turn, voice guided navigation.
At home for a bit of a staycation? Be sure to arm yourself with Stubhub on Windows and Windows Phone to bring the ticket marketplace to you, making it easy to get into every event this summer. Or, kick back, relax, and indulge yourself in faraway places and stories on your couch or at the beach with Nook on Windows.
Download Bing Rewards app for Windows Phone and you can earn credits when you search on Bing, which can be redeemed for a variety of things from Amazon gift cards to gas points for your summer road trip.
What are your favorite apps for summer?
Disclosure: I am a Windows Champions Blogger for 2014. As part of my participation in the program I will have the opportunity to try out new products and promotions.