Accessories to Help With Travel Related Emergencies
Here’s a roundup of some items that can help travelers deal of a range of issues that may arise when traveling.
Those looking for additional legroom should check out the Airhook. This plastic device keeps the tray table in the locked position while supporting phones and tablets up to 8.5 inches tall for hands free viewing. Also the Airhook can support bottles up to 16 ounces with an accessory hook for headphones or handing a sport coat.
If traveling to an area populated by insects, Thermacell’s mosquito repeller creates a 15 x 15-foot zone of bug-free comfort that will repel 98% of biting pests. This odor free devices operates on a single butane cartridge (included) that will last for up to 12 hours with no open flames.
Discovery Trekking’s Ultra Fast-dry Towels dry faster than microfiber towels and remain odor free thanks to a silver antimicrobial technology. Also, these large towels can also be use as a travel blanket, a sarong and a scarf.
Women who need to relieve themselves when on the go can carry along the pStyle, a hard plastic device that enables women to urinate without removing their clothes.
Noso Puffy Patches are perfect fixer for those who travel with nylon items. These are ripstop nylon patches are made with a proprietary adhesive so they work very well for for emergency repairs to sleeping bags, tents, bags and other nylon products.
When camping or having an outdoor cookout, pack along the Luci Solar Lamp. With four versatile light settings, this device can function as a lantern, a flashlight and an emergency light. This lamp fully charges in 8 hours under full sunlight with one charge lasting up to 12 hours on the lamp's bright setting. Those looking for a multi-colored option can check out the LuminAID Solar Lanterns. They light up in several colors, thus making them ideal for those looking for a festive feel. Both lanterns can be recharged in the sunglight.
Renogy’s E.LUMEN Multi-Functional Flashlight is a solar panel multi-user aluminum flashlight. The headlight can reach up to 200 meters while the device’s 2000mAh Lithium-ion battery can charge small electronic devices like one’s smartphone. The flashlight can also be used in emergencies as a seatbelt cutter and window breaker. Charge this flashlight under the sun or via a USB cable.
The Sea to Sky Umbrella Combo features features a large, double vented canopy that provides superior wind resistance and UPF of 20. A separated modular telescoping pole with a pointed tip is stored in a convenient shopping tote and transforms this umbrella for use on the beach.
Also, Gustbuster’s 43” steel metro umbrella can handle blustery winds and rain in style with a sheath the doubles for backpack or over-the-shoulder carrying.
MIMIC from Clandestine Devices fits the contours of one’s hand and provides full body massage. This vibrator is fully submersible, rechargeable with 8 vibration patterns, and has a a travel lock that keeps it from going off while en route.
Those tired of the bulky U-shape travel pillows might want to switch to the Trtl pillow. This super soft pillow wraps around one’s neck to provide support while allowing one’s neck to fall into a more natural position than the standard U-shaped pillow.
For another travel pillow option, check out the Napper.This memory foam pillow comes with an anodized aluminum body with built in interlock system that adjusts to support one’s shoulders and head in a a variety of positions.
Yu-Be Moisturizing Skin Cream Tube (1 fl. oz.) consists of a combination of plant-based glycerin and vitamins that can be used on one’s face, body, and lips to help hydrate seriously dry skin. This cream’s non-greasy formula absorbs quickly and stays locked to keep one’s skin smooth.
ShouldIT’s convertible Infinity Scarf with pocket can be worn as a neck scarf, shrug or fold into a stylish purse. A discrete pocket can hold keys, identification, money and other small items. A range of design and fabric variations allow travelers to pick the scarf that suits their style.
Corepsort’s workout shorts and shirts are made with moisture-activated cooling and calorie-burning fabrics that keep one cool while sweating. Also, this fabric reflects a significant amount of UV light so it’s an ideal companion to carry long in hot, humid climates. Check out their Indigogo campaign.
Dr. Bronner’s pure Castile soap with hemp (2 oz.) comes in a range of scents and is ideal for washing one’s face, hair, body as well as doing the dishes, laundry and other cleaning tasks.
Cyclists looking for a light way way to lock up their cycle while on the go should check out the TiGr Mini+ bike Lock. At only a pound, this lock won’t weigh a traveler down while this durable lock is certified to meet rigorous European bicycle security standards. This lock can fit any bike.
The Hydaway collapsible water bottle takes up almost no space but can expand to allow one to drink on the go in an emergency. In particular this bottle is perfect for taking through TSA security when one has limited space for all one’s carryon items.