Travelling can be fun, but it can also be less than pleasurable. Your destination is always the high point, but the act of getting there is what most people enjoy the least. Whether you are taking a road trip or flying to your destination, there are 10 fabulous luxury items that will make your trip much more pleasurable.
1. Apple MacBook Air
This little laptop is perfect for travelling. It is light, small and allows you to spend a long flight working, listening to music or watching your own movies rather than the in-flight movie of the day.
2. Bose Noise Canceling Headphones
Bose makes a pair of headphones that cancel noise and are comfortable to wear. These Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones makes travel so much nicer because you can listen to music or watch movies while not being interrupted by the sounds of those around you.
3. Apple iPad
The iPad is a great item to have when travelling. You can connect to any wireless network and surf the internet, answer those emails that keep backing up your inbox, listen to music, watch movies or your favourite television shows, play games and even read books and magazines while you are in-flight or in the car.
4. Panasonic LX3 Digital Camera
This camera is light, small and easy to travel with. Not only that, it allows you to take gorgeous photos from your window seat, doesn‚Äôt take up much space in your bag and has an excellent memory that will hold hundreds of photos that you take on your trip. This is a camera that will make great memories.
5. Kindle or E-Reader
Those that love to read tend to want to read during travel. A Kindle or another E-Reader, such as a Nook, is a great way to carry your favourite books with you when you travel without taking up much space in your carry on. These E-Readers allow you to buy books at the spur of the moment so you are never without an interesting read and you don‚Äôt have to use valuable packing space for multiple books.
6. Apple iPod
For the music lover, the iPod is a great gadget. It allows you to listen to your favourite music and watch your favourite music videos while you are in the car or on your flight. With noise cancelling headphones it will almost seem that you are off in your own world.
7. Louis Vuitton Luggage
Louis Vuitton defines luxury and there is no more luxurious way to travel than with your Louis Vuitton luggage. Not only will you look put together, glamorous and well-bred, you won’t have a problem spotting your chocolate and camel monogrammed luggage in the sea of generic black bags at baggage claim.
8. White and Warren
Rather than risking the flimsy, uncomfortable in-flight blankets, a gorgeous pashmina or travel blanket is something that women and men – can use to cover up and ward off the chills in-flight. This cashmere travel set features a travel blanket and cashmere ballet flats that make travel more comfortable and warm than ever.
9. L’Occitane en Provence
The Shea Travel Treasures travel pouch has seven different L’Occitane products that make you look and feel gorgeous on the go when travelling. Each one is three ounces or less to adhere to airline carry-on restrictions so you can be gorgeous your entire flight.
10. MontBlanc Passport Holder
When traveling, it is imperative that your passport is not lost, which is why MontBlanc created this gorgeous, luxury passport holder that keeps your passport safe and easily recognisable. It features the MontBlanc logo on the outside and leaves a lasting impression of luxury and class everywhere you go on your travels.
Travel insurance: Want to travel without stress? Then get insured! You can take out a dedicated travel insurance policy (annual is best) and some credit cards also offer travel insurance. This article on CreditCardCompare.com.au goes into more detail on the merits of credit card travel insurance.
GPS navigator: More of a necessity than a luxury, especially if you are renting a car when you get to your destination.
Air pillow: For most people it’s nigh on impossible to sleep while flying. This is where an air pillow comes into play.
More similar tips are available from wikitravel.org.
These 10 items are sure to make your travels more much enjoyable and far more luxurious than they have been in the past. Indulging yourself will have you enjoying your trip before you even arrive at your final destination.
Author: Andy Boyd