Modern travel can be plenty painful. Lengthy lines. Unspecific delays. Rude people. "Overbooked" flights. Mechanical issues and technical difficulties. Smartphones, tablets and mobile applications cannot solve all of these problems, but they sure can help — in more ways than you may know or understand.
During the past years, I've traveled frequently and, to be honest, I'm a terrible traveler. I'm impatient, I'm set in my routine and I hate surprises. The following slides detail the smartphone and tablet tips and tricks, along with the travel apps, I use to smooth the process and enhance my time away from home.