With the new year comes new opportunities to travel for business and leisure. You’re probably busy planning for your upcoming trips. Make sure that you learn from past experiences and apply the lesson moving forward. For example, you might want to revamp your travel kit this new year. Assess the clothes and gear that you always bring. Do you really make use of each of these when you go on vacations? Perhaps some of them can be left at home. In their place, you could add a few useful things that will make your journeys more enjoyable. Below are some ideas on what you can include in your 2020 travel kit:
Global SIM Card
No Internet, no life. This is not an exaggeration in this hyper-connected world. Even when we travel, we still want to stay in touch with our family and friends back home. We also need to surf the Web for information about the place we’re in such as nice restaurants, nearest stores, good hotels, and places to visit. We need to check the general directions for going to wherever we want to be. A global SIM card will help us do all these anywhere we are at a fraction of the price of roaming charges.
We never know what could happen when we’re out in another country. Far from the people we love and the places we’re familiar with, we can be vulnerable when things don’t turn out as planned. For example, we might get into a medical emergency that leaves us in a sordid state. By wearing a medical bracelet, we can provide vital information to the first responders and medical team. They’ll know our blood type if we need a quick transfusion. They’ll know chronic ailments and other vital information that could end up saving our lives.
You will have plenty of time to kill when you travel. There’s a lot of waiting before you board the plane, go through immigration, arrive at your destination, get into your hotel room, and so on. Earphones will prevent you from suffering through boredom while making your time more productive. You might listen to music, podcasts, language courses, or audiobooks. You can easily finish several books per trip this way. It might be time to replace your headphones with wireless earbuds as the latter is more portable and convenient to use.
Add a global SIM card, medical bracelet, and wireless earbuds to your travel kit today.