Explains that if you have a penchant for traveling the world armed with little more than a passport and a smartphone, 2012 saw a slew of handy apps that could help you in your endeavors. Indeed, The Next Web covered thousands of apps throughout this year, from nifty new browser extensions, to the latest game-changing Android and iOS apps. Enumerates the archives and pulled out some of best travel apps of 2012 and here are the following: Fuel Monitor, Airbnb, Tripomatic, SeatID, Drive, Tube Star, Triplist, HotelTonight, Tripl, M8, Flash Valet, Google Maps for iOS, and last but not the least is SeatGuru. Concludes that, you’ll be able to find at least a few apps here that have thus far escaped your radar. And if you want to check out the best productivity, lifehack, travel, media, education, employment and social apps of 2012 too, be sure to keep tabs on our upcoming roundups over the next week or so.