The Essentials

Safety Apps For When You Travel

On your checklist of things to pack, don’t forget peace of mind and preventive travel safety.


There are a number of useful safety apps now on the market that focus on traveler safety for women, LGBTQ safety, and theft.


GeoSure’s safety temperatures of cities and neighborhoods can show you where it may or may not be safe to travel.


In the United States, Noonlight will send help at the touch of a button. You can even connect it to other apps like Lyft in case of emergencies.


TripWhistle is connected to emergency numbers in 196 countries and can even send your location to friends so they can track your location.