We believe everyone should be able to engage a professional interpreter simply and without hassle.
On the device of their choice. On the connection of their choice. At the time of their choice.
whym is the first online language service tailored to the travel industry. Harnessing the skill of professional interpreters and the power of technology to deliver more intuitive, and better, language services to travellers.
whym: Translation for Travel app
Our “whym:Translation for Travel” app is the window to all our services.
In order to meet the demands of the mobile, and increasingly independent, traveller whym is available on smartphones and tablets, iOS and Android.
Our app is the a one-stop shop for any traveller’s language needs.
There you can connect with a real, live, professional interpreter in just 60 seconds – any time of the day, anywhere in the world.
You can choose how you would like to connect using wifi, data, or cellular network.
You can pay for services on the go.
Engage a professional translator any time you need one, or book an interpreter for that all important business meeting.
Don’t do business blindfolded.
Do business like a local.
The culture + language partnership
Open your eyes to the power of language and culture with whym and CultureMee.
We’ve partnered with CultureMee, the world’s first culture content platform, to help ensure every business traveller is never embarrassed by a cultural faux-pas or language slip up again.
Not having the right tools can cost a business millions in lost deals and broken relationships.
See how we can help change business travel today.
Be prepared for the unexpected with a live interpreter
Imagine your worst travel nightmare…now imagine you can’t speak the local language.
With whym, you’re still in a stressful situation, but at least you understand what’s happening.
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We're delighted to announce the launch of our collaboration with CultureMee, the culture content platform, at the Business Travel Show 2019 . Together our platforms provide a complete toolkit for business travellers to support their activities abroad....read more
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