Tis the season to check out the best 8 winter apps

It is almost that time of year where we can all put our feet up, kick-back and relax for a few days, stuff our faces and drink merrily whether it be at home or away somewhere. So, with this in mind we have a few “pure-genius” app recommendations that may help you along your way.  Enjoy!

Looking to get away this winter? Check out these fab apps that will help you to immerse into a new city like a true local as well as choose the perfect place to stay at a great price…

Trip4Real lets your experience a city just like a local! Trip4Real connects travellers directly with local residents where you can browse and book truly unique activities, things to do and tours guided by people that genuinely live in the city.

Nustay  matches your personality and holiday preference with the ideal hotel, offering luxury stays for amazingly low prices.

Have you made a major faux pas and booked a trip that you can no longer go on? Don’t despair! There is always a solution!

SpareFare  allows you the option to try to resell your flight ticket if you are no longer able to make your trip.  As long as you have a transferable airfare, this platform lets buyers bid for your flight.

Bought a Christmas present for mum or dad with a sibling and need to split the cost? Organising a trip away with friends over the festive period and need to keep an account of the IOUs?

Splitwise  makes sure that everyone gets paid back offering an online service that allows you to share bills, IOUs and split expenses.

So your friends or colleagues aren’t meeting in advance to pick a name out of a hat? Get help from a tool that promises to keep the names a secret…

Elfster will organise your Secret Santa and gift exchange by randomly selecting the names you enter and emails your guests letting them know who they need to shop for.

Feeling lazy and lethargic after the Christmas over-indulgence period? Burn those calories off with a great fitness app….

WeFitter  is a fitness and wellbeing platform that allows companies to encourage and reward active lifestyles amongst their employees. Sign up with your colleagues in the New Year and exercise together!

You want to eat in your favourite restaurant, but you just don’t want to leave the comfort of your own home. It’s cold and wet outside. It’s winter. Fear not! We have the answer…

Deliveroo delivers meals to your door from your favourite restaurants. It’s as simple as that!

You need to send some last minute Christmas gifts to the relatives but you don’t want to get caught up in the mad festive frenzy of stepping into a shop this time of year. We have all been there and we know how stressful it can be. Well, in this day and age, why not pay someone to do it for you?

Glovo buys, collects or sends anything that you want. If you cannot find it on their site, you can create a custom-made order and they will try their best to get it for you.