Best Travel Accessories For Stress-Free Travel
Travel is stressful. Even with the best forward planning, you can still find yourself in a sweaty mess over the simplest of things. Keep your cool with our edit of essentials to make travel easy – and possibly even pleasurable.
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We’ve all been there. Paranoid thoughts in the queue about over-packing and what to do if, God forbid, the scales confirm that we have, indeed, somehow packed rocks in our hold-all. Negative thoughts be gone with this wonderful gadget. John Lewis; £9.99.
Let low-battery anxiety be a thing of the past with this genius carry-on suitcase with built-in charger. £225.
Sure, you may be greeted by a blast of hot air when you exit the plane at your destination. But never forget how icy the journey itself can be. When the air-con kicks in, which it will, keep those tootsies warm with these snuggly cashmere socks. White Company; £36.
These intergalactic eye masks magically warm up once on and will soothe the weariest of travellers. Bliss. £15 for a box of five.
If you’re looking for non-electrical entertainment for the kids, then look no further than this nifty gadget to keep their minds busy. For a few hours at least. Quirky Gadgets; £19.99.
If turbulence has you staring intently at flight attendants, looking for any signs of panic, then a dab of this on your wrists will be sure to calm the mind. Cult Beauty; £23.
We’ve all made impulse head cushion buys at airports. They are uncomfortable and somewhat cumbersome, but this silk set will soon have you dribbling away in no time. Selfridges; £80.
Fully immerse yourself in the inflight entertainment with these noise-cancelling headphones. So immersive, you may forget you are on a plane entirely. Just remember not to shout. Bose; £349.95.
With the aforementioned air-con fully on full blast, replenish the inevitable moisture loss with these wonderfully soothing facemasks. Space NK; £18.
No more cramming of your bag’s entire contents into tiny bags. Be organised and see clearly with these fabulous pouches from the reigning queen of accessories. Anya Hindmarch; £195.
If the movie selection isn’t up to scratch, then download one of the latest bestsellers, lie back (as far as you possibly can) and let the words drown out the engines. £7.99 per month.