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  1. Navigation and apps -

We use our Samsung android phones (j7) and a 7 inch samsung tablet for all our navigation - magnet mount on the windsheid. We have a plethora of other electronic devices, a 10 in tab, laptops etc. All our maps are off line (downloaded onto our devices) We have Spainish Vodafone sim cards (very cheap) for internet data and phones and now Europe wide with the new roaming regulations from June 2017.

Offline maps (driving, hiking, cycling, and being tourists)   Osmand

offline maps - driving  mostly -    Here we go

LPG gas locator app - aligns with offline maps    MyLPG


Accuweather -  accurate. seems to work best using app.

Windy   - great for long term predictions.


Campground app (locations of campsites in every European country)  Archies camping

 Motor home parking  areas app 1 (mostly use -  as do most people)    park4night

Motorhome areas app 2     All moterhome parkings

Motor home parking areas app 3   Camper stop

Motor home parking areas app 4    RV camping finder

Motor home parking areas app 5 Campervan pro

Motorhome  dealers (service) app  Camper pro

bike route maps app downloads -  Biroto routes and tours for multi-day bicycle touring

(note if you use Osmand you need to 'drop' the info and GXP routes into the 'track' folder file)


faster fix for your tab or phone:  GPS fix
Skype - used for phone calls and skype calls.
VPN (for BBC, ITV etc)  -   Android   touchVPN   PC   Windscribe
BBC Iplayer
Kindle app (books and newspapers) -    Kindle
podcast app -     Podkicker (pro)   BBC daily news feeds, the economist etc
 overdrive (download books from your library)
Music - music player
Spotify - free music.
VPN - for android (free)- SuperVPN
Expedia as required.