Seeing new places, learning about different people, and experiencing new things is what makes travel so exciting. And you know what else is exciting? Gadgets that help enhance your travel experience! See below for a few of the best:

Travel Pillow

Whether it’s on a plane, train, automobile, or these days, just about anywhere, chances are you will be trying to catch some extra shuteye or relaxation during your travels. Make sure you have a comfortable travel pillow to lay your head against.

Portable Charger

Sure, you may want to “disconnect” a bit on your trip, but that doesn’t mean you don’t need your phone for other things like taking photos, using GPS, just looking things up in general, and of course, in case of emergency. For the times that you are not near a power source, make sure you have a portable charger with you.

White Noise Machine

If you are someone who has a lot of trouble sleeping regularly or traveling with young children, having a noise machine with you to block out excess noise during rest time is a lifesaver. While you can control your sleeping environment at home, when you are traveling, it can be a little bit trickier.

Wi-Fi Hotspot

Don’t regret not having one of these when you realize how much you need them. Between finding directions, eateries, or GPS, you will most likely need to access the Internet on your trip. Depending on where you are vacationing, the service might not be all that reliable. Be prepared with one of these.

Weatherproof Phone Case

Whether it’s to keep in touch with people or to find directions or information, one of the last things that you want to break while you are away is your phone. Make sure you get a good phone case that will protect it from any damage due to a drop or even worse, from water. Because you are away, there is a higher likelihood that you will have it out more and at risk.

These are just a smattering of things that can be useful for traveling. Check out this link for even more ideas!