Essential travel add-ons – The ultimate travel checklist

Travel Accessories

It’s that time of the year again! Whether you are headed to a balmy beach or are craving some fresh mountain air, there is no denying that the joy of travelling is unlike any other. During this time, knowing what to pack and what to exclude can be the difference between and epic trip and a mediocre one.

From the right camera, to a sturdy pair of shoes and of course your wireless earbuds, there is a lot that you could leave behind. As such we have put together a list of travel add-ons that you need to make your holiday exciting and memorable.

A sleeping bag

Sleeping Bag for Travel

This travel essential can be a real life saver; particularly if you are headed to a remote destination. Not every facility can offer you 5-star comfort; as such packing a reliable sleeping bag ensures that you never miss any sleep. Budget travelling often involves staying at places with the bare minimum. Whether it is hygiene or comfort that worries you, a sleeping bag will surely come in handy at such a time.

Wireless earbuds

Wireless Earbuds for travel

No journey is complete without music to groove to. Even if you and your friends have very different tastes in music; carrying a pair of wireless earbuds or some Bluetooth headphones, lets you tune into the music that you prefer. Opt for a pair with noise cancellation to drown out the chatter around you. Easy to store and extremely portable, stay immersed for as long as you please. If you prefer playing your music out loud, a portable speaker may be a good choice.

A smartwatch

Smartwatch while travel

A premium smartwatch is not only great to accentuate you style, it also comes with a number of handy features. From tracking your fitness to setting reminders and accessing your phone hands-free, a smartwatch can aid your travel in a dynamic way. If you are in the market for such a wearable, you can consider opting for a trendy Noise smartwatch.

A novel or book

Book during Travel

With so much to pack, it is easy to skip out on carrying a book. Travel presents the perfect opportunity to dust off that book you have on your shelf, but have never read. If you are considering travelling solo, a book can prove to be your best company. Whether you prefer a magazine, a novel or a comic book, carrying one around will surely come in handy from time to time.

Flashlight & batteries

Flashlight during travel

If you plan to go camping, a reliable flashlight is a must have. Easily forgotten, a flashlight is your only source of visibility post sun down in isolated locations. Furthermore, offbeat travelling can involve staying at places with a lack of electricity. Rather than bumping around in the dark, carrying a flashlight will certainly come in handy. Do not forget to pack at least a few rounds of extra batteries to keep your light powered up.

A neck pillow

Neck Pillow

Longer journeys in a car, train or bus may often leave you with a stiff neck and shoulders. The simplest way to avoid travelling with pain in your neck is to carry a neck pillow with yourself. Not only can this spare you the pain, you can even doze off for a few hours. The U- shape of a neck pillows makes it comfortable, easy to pack and extremely portable.

Carry these essential add-ons and make your next holiday worth remembering.