Everyone has caught the travel bug, and with more and more people travelling every year, there are more and more novelty travel products to be found, to assist you on your journey. So, we thought we would put together a few of our favourite must-have travel items that are definitely worth taking on your next trip!
1. My Scratch Map
If you are suffering from a severe case of wanderlust, this might just be the map for you. “My Scratch Map” is a unique and fun way to take note of all the places you have travelled to, and see just how much of the world you have visited. Scratch away the gold foil at the end of your journey, and find the next gold spot you want to cover. You can buy “My Scratch Map” here.
2. Ostrich Pillow
The practical, funny, and lovable “Ostrich Pillow” is a revolutionary power-napping device, perfect for long journeys and travelling. You can place the Ostrich Pillow on your head to relax and unwind in a public place without anybody disturbing you, and you can use it on a plane as an alternative to those uncomfortable head pillows. The Ostrich Pillow’s are handmade with love, in Spain. You can purchase your own here.
3. Tan Safe
The “TanSafe” is the ultimate travel item for the cautious traveller. It appears to be a regular sun cream but is actually a secret safe where you can store all of your valuables. The TanSafe is watertight and has the capacity to hold your phone, keys, credit cards, and cash; in other words, it is perfect for an escapade to the beach. You will never have to worry about hiding all of your valuables again. You can buy your own TanSafe here.
4. Currency Case
This elegant calf leather “Currency Case”, crafted by Smythson and made in Italy, is ideal for the luxury traveller. While it comes at the steep price of $435, it is a uniquely sophisticated way of separating all your world currencies. The world atlas design on the front is a delightful touch, while the four different compartments for your cash will ensure that your travel finances are handled in style . You can buy the Currency Case here.
5. Life Long Milk Portable Charger
This cute little travel accessory is great for charging your USB devices on-the-go. The “Life Long Milk Portable Charger” comes with a huge 2600mAh battery, so you can trust that it will charge your device, with power remaining. The charger is lightweight and pocket-sized so you can take it anywhere, and it is also available in three different colours. You can buy it here.
6. 4-in-1 Universal Travel Adapter
Cabeau has created the “4-in-1 Universal Travel Adapter”, their smallest and lightest adapter to date. You will never have to buy multiple adapters again, as the 4-in-1 works in an impressive 150 countries, including the U.S. and Russia. Being only 2 inches wide, it is the smartest and most comfortable way of using your electronics whilst travelling. You can purchase the 4-in-1 here.
This may look like an ordinary suitcase, but “BlueSmart” cases have added technology and feature a personal travel assistant. This revolutionary new suitcase is accompanied by an App that offers location tracking, as well as a remote lock feature. Moreover, this tech-advanced suitcase includes a battery charger and a digital scale that allows you to check the weight of your bag on your phone to avoid fees. Finally, the premium materials of the suitcase are resistant to water, scratches and bumps. The BlueSmart Black Edition is perfectly suited to business travellers and is available here.