Isn’t it really fun to enjoy with your friends and family and never knowing what day of the week it is!
Not fretting about planning for tomorrow’s school, office or work. Living each and every second of your life and making memories. This is what matters the most.
Yes! This is the reason we go for holidays, vacations, trips. These words give us ultimate joy and happiness. The excitement of traveling to a new place and spending a stress-free vacation can never be compared to anything.
Yipee! Vacations are knocking at the door. Christmas and New Year are coming and its the time for some fun. We know the happiness of vacations and trips but each one of us also knows, how much it takes a lot to prepare for these days. From booking the tickets to packing our bags, it’s a hard row to hoe.
And let me tell you about the worst part! Its when you just sat on your flight and you remember, Oh crap! I forgot my mobile charger (or any important thing) at the home. That’s when your spirits drop down and you start feeling your holiday is ruined.
But Do not worry this time because we are here with the ultimate list of travel essentials that you must pack before you leave for the trip. So, let’s have a look at your travel checklist.
1. A TRAVEL BAG.
Let me start with the most important thing for your whole journey. A good journey always starts with a trusted travel and luggage bag. Choose a light-weight, packing smart luggage that can hold all your stuff, also make sure the luggage bag is in a proper condition. It should not be worn out. A broken zipper or wheel, and hole in your luggage can obviously ruin your entire mood. Keep a bag that has a good warranty and where all your belongings could fit in properly.
If you are planning on Backpacking don’t forget to carry a versatile and durable backpack of 10-12 kg.
2. THINGS IN YOUR CARRY-ON OR HANDBAG.
- Phone and its Charger.
- Money or Cards.
- Snacks and Water.
- Lip Salve.
- A Book or Kindle.
- Eye Masks.
- Ear Plugs.
- Wet-Face Wipes.
- A Warm Jacket. (Just in case it’s too cold).
- Orthopedic pillow.
3. THE ESSENTIALS.
Things mentioned here are very important. Without these, you will not be allowed to travel.
- Passport – Never ever forget your passport. You are also supposed to carry your passport throughout your entire journey, wherever you go!
- Medicine Prescriptions.
- Debit or Credit Card.
These documents are always to be carried. Also, print out multiple copies of the documents. It will be helpful even if you lose one of them.
- Health Insurance document.
- Travel insurance document.
- Hotel or other reservation documents.
- Adress book.
- Guidebook or Maps of the place.
- Emergency contact numbers or addresses. (In case you lose your mobile phone).
- Personal Identity card or Student Identity card. (Student Id cards will help you a lot to get offers and discounts)
- Driver’s Licence.
Carry comfortable traveling clothes. Make sure you carry less but not more clothes in that case you can always go shopping in the new place. Take clothes according to the days of your stay.
- Few casual tops or tees.
- Denim Jeans or Shorts.
- Sweaters, Hoodies, and Jackets.
- One or two party outfits.
- Comfy sleep wears like pajamas.
- Inner Garments.
- Orthopedic Pillow.
- Eye Mask.
- Laptop and Charger.
- Waist Security Pouch.
- Hat/ Cap/ Sun visor.
- Travel Apps that may help you with the route, language, and other things.
- Wet or Dry cloth organizer.
- Jewellery Organizer.
- Travel Adaptor.
- Sports Shoe/ Heels/ FlipFlops/ Wedges.
- An Inflatable.
- Hairdressing tools.
- Toothpaste, Mouthwash, Floss.
- Soap, Facewash.
- Shampoo, Conditioner, Serum.
- Hand Sanitizer.
- Shaving Cream/ Lotion.
- Makeup Pouch/ Cosmetics.
- Glasses/ Lens/ Lens water.
- Personal Hygiene Products.
- Nail Clippers/ Scissors.
- Lip balm.
- Mini Mirror.
- Sanitary Pads or Tampons.
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8. HEALTH AND WELLNESS.
- First Aid Kit.
- Blister Gel.
- Eye drops.
- Sunburn Relief.
- Allergy Medicine.
- Mosquito Repellent.
- Sanitary Napkins.
- Diarrhoea pills.
Here is an ultimate travel checklist to make sure you don’t miss out any of these important items.
Remember to be happy and do great things. Help people and respect the culture of the place you are going to visit.If you are leaving before Christmas don’t forget to take a beautiful red clothing with you. Try to grasp as much as knowledge and customs you can from others and also make this trip a memorable one by enjoying and making your family and friends happy.
Afterall, its all about meeting new people and making new friends!
Wish you all a very happy and safe journey.