Our new iPhone app for world travelers is like the Swiss Army Knife of travel apps, providing valuable services and tools before leaving home, as well as once travelers have reached their destination.
Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) June 28, 2010
Europ Assistance USA (EA USA), assisting corporate customers and employees when the unexpected happens, and CSA Travel Protection (a Europ Assistance company), dedicated to providing affordable travel insurance and emergency assistance services, today debuted the NetGlobers Trip OrganizerTM application for the iPhone. Created specifically for the needs of the global traveler, the Trip OrganizerTM app is available now through the Apple iTunes Store.
With the new free Trip OrganizerTM app, travelers enter country of residence, nationality and destination countries to create a personalized checklist and one-stop repository for helpful and necessary items for the trip, including:
- Weather and time for each destination
- Pre-travel “to-do” list
- Storage for all personal, medical and official document information, such as itinerary, passport and visa numbers
- List of recommended medications to pack
- Updated local events
- Useful numbers like local police and fire, medical emergency and embassies
“While there are many travel apps on the market, until now there hasn’t been one that provides everything an individual needs to prepare for traveling across the globe,” said Guillaume Deybach, EA USA CEO. “Our new iPhone app is like the Swiss Army Knife of travel apps, providing valuable services and tools before leaving home, as well as once travelers have reached their destination.”
The premium Trip OrganizerTM app ($4.99) also offers additional features, such as:
- A list of required and recommended vaccinations for destination
- Phrase books for 10 languages
- Currency converter for 34 currencies that is updated daily
- “Don't Forget” list of important travel items that can be customized
Based on the traveler’s destination, travel insurance and identity theft protection services are also offered and recommended in both versions of the app. Users can sign up for either directly from their phone.
The Trip OrganizerTM app for iPhone is a companion to the Netglobers.com website, Europ Assistance’s real-world travel advice destination providing travelers with country-specific travel, medical and safety information and tips. Consumers who create a NetGlobers account at http://www.netglobers.com receive the premium app free of charge.
About CSA Travel Protection
CSA Travel Protection is dedicated to providing affordable travel insurance and emergency assistance services to protect travelers’ valuable investments and provide the peace of mind one deserves while traveling. Since its inception in 1991, CSA has developed a reputation for standing behind its customers and evolving products and services to meet their needs. Through superior customer service, extensive experience and industry-leading innovation, CSA is with its clients every step of the way, whenever and wherever they are needed. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, CSA is part of the Europe Assistance Group.
About Europ Assistance USA
Europ Assistance USA takes care of corporate customers and employees when the unexpected happens, anywhere in the world, providing immediate support and assistance to individuals in times of emergency and distress. Leveraging its worldwide network of 38 always-open multilingual assistance centers and 410,000 partners in 208 countries, EA USA offers personalized medical travel assistance, identity theft resolution, data breach response and beneficiary assistance services to insurance companies, financial institutions, corporations and government organizations. Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, EA USA is owned by Generali and part of the Europ Assistance Group.