Modern-day conveniences are a parent’s best friend. Can you even remember the last time you had to go buy diapers at the store instead of having them delivered via Amazon? Smartphones and apps are also a necessity for busy parents, saving you both time and money, and even helping you discover new and fun things to do with your family. Click through the gallery for 10 must-have apps every Seattle parent should have at their fingertips.

TripAdvisor Offline City Guides App

Planning a summer staycation or just want to find a cool, new place to explore in the city? Download TripAdvisor’s Seattle City Guide for the best restaurants, attractions and tours our region has to offer. Designed for travelers visiting the Emerald City, locals can also enjoy the information TripAdvisor members and destination experts have handpicked, including interesting neighborhoods, famous landmarks and those hidden gems off the beaten path. Check out user reviews for feedback on restaurants and experiences before even heading out.

Download: iPhone or Android
Cost: Free

What is your favorite go-to Seattle app? Tell us about it in the Comments below.

— Abbey McGee

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