With summer right around the corner, now’s the time to book a vacation for some much-needed rest and relaxation. Whether you’re loading up the car for a road trip or headed to the airport, these travel accessories are bound to come in handy.
And since you’ll need your money for things like flights and places to stay, this list only includes the most affordable items from Amazon. (Almost) everything on this list comes in at $15 or less so you can get the things you need without taking too much out of your wallet. Because that hard-earned cash will be put to use once you actually reach your destination!
Here’s what you’ll need to get you where you’re going:
1. Travel Pillow
This neck-support pillow from Zamat will surely be of use during long car rides and flights alike. It’ll help you get some shut-eye so you’ll feel like you reached your vacation destination in the blink of an eye. It’s available on Amazon for just $13.99.
2. Portable Charger
Keep your phone or tablet charged even when you’re on the go thanks to this portable battery bank from Xcentz. One end doubles as a flashlight, too, so no more digging around in your bag to find something you stowed away! It’s available for only $12.99 for a limited time on Amazon. Don’t miss this deal!
3. Book Light
If you or the kids want to read without disturbing anyone, this book light that works on paperback or e-readers will provide just enough light to keep everyone happy. It’s available from Energizer for just $6.99 on Amazon.
4. Passport Holder
Consider this your passport holder, wallet and organizer all-in-one. This passport holder from Zoppen will keep all of your important documents tidy and most importantly, accessible, while you travel. It’s available in a variety of colors, and this coral version is going for $13.99 on Amazon.
5. Travel Shoe Bag
Keep your shoes nice and compact thanks to these shoe-carrying travel bags. Plus, if you’re taking a day trip to the beach or wearing water shoes to the lake, these bags are waterproof and will keep your bags, car, etc. from getting wet when it’s time to pack up and go home. You can get a set of four from Yamiu for $11.88 on Amazon.
6. Jewelry Case
You won’t want to spend time trying to untangle your jewelry while you’re on vacation, and this stow-away jewelry case from Vlando Viaggio should prevent you from having to do that! It’ll keep your necklaces, watches and other items neatly stored in your suitcase or overnight bag, so be sure you have it before your next trip! It’s $13.99 on Amazon.
7. Travel Containers
These TSA-approved travel containers will help you carry just the right amount of shampoo and more of your favorite bathroom products with you. They offer a range of sizes so you can easily transport creams, liquids and more without worrying about getting into trouble in security. A set of nine from Teapile is available for $11.99 on Amazon.
8. Packing Cubes
OK, so these are technically priced a little higher than $15, but they still won’t break the bank and are extremely useful! For those of you looking to fit a lot in as little amount of space as possible — these packing cubes from AmazonBasics could be exactly what you need. These packing cubes will help you fit gear for the entire family in a suitcase in a way that’s organized and easy to access once you reach your getaway spot. Plus, they can be removed from your suitcase and used in a backpack or diaper bag for easy access to the things you need while you’re exploring a new place with the family. A 4-piece set is available for $19.99 on Amazon.
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