So, if you’re planning to migrate to India, first of all welcome, namaste and we hope you have a great time here. Talking about migrating to India, a country of 1.3 billion people offers great opportunities to expats but it also comes with some challenges. And that’s where technology comes into the picture and helps you do your task easily, quickly and cheaply.
So here’s a quick list of 5 must have apps for expats that makes life easier when in INDIA.
- Hunger calls!
Feeling hungry? But don’t want to step out? You can order different cuisines from a wide variety of restaurants and get the food directly delivered to your home by using Swiggy and Zomato app. Also, If you even want to step out for a meal, Zomato helps you choose the restaurant and you can also read the customer reviews on Zomato.
- Your Travel Companion
Want to go out shopping or explore the city around? Uber and Ola app allow you to book an instant cab and head to your destination. Both apps also offer cab rides for Intercity travel as well. In addition to this, both offer a variety of payment options to choose from.
- Let Language Not Act As A Barrier In Communication
If someone is unaware about the hindi language of India, one might encounter places where language might act as a barrier in communication. Duolingo is an app which helps you learn any local language and this app also helps you with the translation as well. Hence, this app helps you have better and seamless communication.
- Door Step Services On The Go!
When setting up your new home, you might need help from different service professionals like electrician, plumber, home cleaning, repairs, etc. Urban Company is an app which helps you with door step services of different professionals. Set the location, choose the time slot and you’re good to go.
- No cash? No Problem!
Now is the time when digital payments make your life easier, that’s where Paytm and PhonePe apps help you get through digital payments. Both these apps are digital wallets that let you pay for a host of things - mobile bills, electricity, gas, cabs, etc. Some restaurants also accept Paytm and PhonePe as payment methods.
So if you’re new in India, once again Namaste – welcome, We hope this information is helpful for you and you have a pleasant stay in the country.