If you’re the type of traveler who loves to bring essential gadgets with them when exploring a new destination, then you understand the importance of packing the right items. Whether it’s to keep your devices charged without a wall plug and all-in-one gismos to foot hammocks and security widgets, bringing the right essentials with you can sometimes make or break a trip. But even if you have everything you need, here are some intriguing travel gadgets we thought you could use on your next getaway.
DJI Osmo Handheld Smartphone Gimbal
The Osmo Handheld Smartphone Gimbal is the perfect travel accessory for those who love to take smooth videos with their smartphone. All you have to do is choose your focal subject and the built-in sensors will track and follow that subject. Lightweight and portable, this Handheld Smartphone Gimbal can be used while running, biking or even skateboarding, among other more intense movements while capturing the perfect video.
Price: $98.00 on Amazon
Marpac Rohm Portable White Noise Machine
Have trouble going and staying asleep? It’s been known that white noise is the ultimate sleep mechanism—it works just as well for babies as it does for adults. The portable white noise machine features three different sounds (bright white noise, deep white noise, gentle surf), separate volume adjuster, weighs less than 4 ounces and charges via a USB.
Price: $29.88 on Amazon
USB Rechargeable Batteries
Need batteries but love to be eco-friendly? We recommend USB Rechargeable Batteries, available in AA, AAA and D Cell. These safe and non-toxic batteries can fully charge in less than 2 hours and feature an LED light that will indicate when it’s charging and then turn off when it’s full and ready to be used.
Price: $19.99 on Amazon
Wacaco Minipresso Espresso Machine
Espresso on the go? Yes, please! Perfect for coffee lovers, this intriguing travel gadget can make a delicious cup of joe with the semi-automatic piston that injects small amounts of water into the coffee adapter. This machine does not require any compressed air or coffee cartridges. The kit comes with a case and three filter baskets with caps that can be filled with ground coffee and stored in the larger water container.
Price: $48.99 on Amazon
LifeStraw Personal Water Filter
Stay hydrated with the award-winning LifeStraw Personal Water Filter, which can filter 1,000 gallons of contaminated water (bacteria, microplastics, parasites) without using any chemicals. It’s ideal for hiking and camping and exploring places where freshwater may be a concern.
Price: $17.47 on Amazon