We’re finally in the last month of 2016! It’s the best time of the year to go travelling, especially if you’ve got annual leave to clear. Before you go, we’ve got some essentials that will come in handy when travelling. After all, fuss-free, smooth-sailing travelling is the best!
1. Charge It Up
This is one of the most important things to have with you when travelling abroad. It is a multifunctional conversion socket which you can utilise in various countries, according to their socket pin type. A must-have if you need to charge your gadgets and devices, such as your smartphone, camera and laptop.
2. Have A Peace of Mind
The Go Belt is a belt with stretchy, zippered pockets, designed to keep your most important possessions close to you. It has a nice, secure fit and will stay on, and it can hold everything from keys to wallet, cash, credit cards, phone, IDs, makeup, headphones, and any other smaller objects. Go Belt is much more convenient than a big bulky bag or purse and is just overall simple to use. It is also a safer choice for storing your cash and passport when you’re out and about, in case you lose your wallet.
3. Catch Some Shut Eye
Sleeping on the plane can be quite a challenge, especially if you’re catching an overnight flight. Eye masks are an affordable, natural way to help us get to sleep faster and stay asleep. They are made from fabric that is intended to cover both eyes, keeping all incoming light away from your eyes and to help induce a state of pure darkness. This eye mask has a comfortable, elasticated strap that holds the mask on your head and blocks unwanted light from your eyes.
4. Keep It Secured
These days, it’s important to keep your luggage safe and untempered with when you’re travelling abroad. Keep your checked luggage safe with these TSA-approved locks. This mini lock is small, convenient and easy to store when not in use.
5. Write It Down
Easily spot your checked suitcases at crowded baggage claims with a luggage tag. You can also write down your contact details in the event that your luggage gets lost or accidentally taken by someone else so that they can easily contact you to reclaim your bag.
6. Keep It Handy
No one likes a broken nail emergency while on vacation. A nail clipper is always good to have around, just in case you need it. This one also comes with a bottle opener attached, making it even more useful when you’re searching high and low for something to open your beverage cap.
7. Jot It Down
Whether it’s keeping your travel journal updated or something practical like filling up travel forms and documents, a pen is always a useful tool to have around. This one comes in an affordable set of four, so you have a replacement in case you misplace any during your trip.
8. Get Your Beauty Sleep
Trying to fall asleep on a plane can be difficult, especially if you can’t seem to find a comfortable position. This sleep set if perfect for solving that issue. The neck pillow gives you some comfort when having to sleep upright,while the ear plugs block out any noises in the plane that might interrupt with sleep and the eye mask keeps it dark so you can fall into uninterrupted deep sleep.
9. A Band-Aid
For a fuss-free holiday, a set of plasters is always important to have around to cover up blisters, or those minor cuts and scrapes so that your holiday can go on without any glitches. A plus point is that these are pretty to look at too!
10. Tote It Around
Loose change can be quite a hassle to have. They make your wallet bulky and heavy, and your pockets full as well. A small coin purse is a great solution to that. You can even use it to store small items such as jewellery or medication.
11. Save Those Kicks
A shoe bag is used to keep shoes when travelling out of town or on a long journey. The bag keeps the shoes safe and in fine condition, does not bury them under the luggage and maintains their shape throughout the journey. Organizing shoes becomes much easier with shoe bags.
12. For All Your Essentials
Keep your travel necessities organized with this hanging toiletry bag that folds into a convenient toiletry bag to save space. It is lightweight with multiple organizer pockets and a swivel hook for easy hanging, so you can travel confidently knowing that your toiletries will be kept in their place.
13. Shine Your Light
You’d be surprised at just how useful a torch can be when travelling around the world! Whether you need to find something in your backpack without waking everyone else, or are sleeping beneath the stars and need to find your way to the toilet, a torch is a handy gadget to have to hand. We’re also aware that packing space may be limited, so this small sized, lightweight torch light saves you space in your bag!
14. Charge It
If you’re tired of hauling around a bag of chargers and different cables to match the varying connection ports on each device, then this USB cable is just what you need. It comes with interchangeable heads, so you can use it accordingly for various gadgets and devices.
What are your other travel must-haves? Let us know in the comment section below!