To find your way in a city or place, applications such as Compass for Android
are very useful. The app can also serve as a geolocation tool.
Key features include the apps orientation feature, allowing you to find the places to see nearby. Based on your settings, these will show be shown based on magnetic north or true north. To find directions to a location, you can simply enter the locations in the interface. The compass will, then, guide to your destination.
Compass also offers you the option to export your data for external usage. This data can be shared with other apps or with other users in your contacts list. Lastly, the app offers you the ability to customize personal preferences. It also offers you the option to keep your location private and to block automatic screen orientation.