10 gadgets to have while traveling

When you work hard all year, it is only fair that you take a break and leave all the stress behind every once in a while. What better way to chill than to take a vacation! But traveling has its Pros and Cons mostly pros because who would complain about being allowed a few weeks of relaxation from a busy schedule.

The most important thing is to make sure that you don’t screw up your vacation and equip yourself with the right gadgets so that you spend more time enjoying your vacation than worrying about what would happen if your phone’s battery dies.

We have been part of the research for a while now, and the one thing that we have come across is that the new age of technology is taking over the way in which we choose to make our journeys comfortable. Here’s a little diagrammatic representation of a comparison between computers and the human brain to show you how being a little reliant on machines is convenient and feasible!

10 gadgets to have while traveling
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Now, our brains are considered to be the best personal computers, researchers at MIT have discovered that our brain can process looking at images in 13 milliseconds!

Some of the products mentioned below contain Novel Sensors; these sensors are a little less fast at sensing than our cerebral capacity. Research shows that novel sensors are of many kinds and the ones used in the devices that we are to discuss briefly are a novel magnetic sensor.

1 PowerBank: Ice works 5000mAh Portable Charger

Power banks are a must while you’re traveling. Luckily for you the people at Ice works thought this one through because this powerbank is not only slim and small, but it also has a larger capacity than most other powerbanks. There’s no need for external cables as it comes equipped with not one but two! The slim and small design saves you the hassle of making room for this in your pocket or your carry-on bag. One of the cables is for an iPhone and the other is for Android cell phones.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

2 Ceramic portable water filter

Ceramic water filters are in all probability among the foremost fashionable variants of handy water filters around. The ceramic part of those devices proves to be effective in filtering naturally-sourced water. Don’t forget to read a fantastic list of Top 10 best Stun Guns!!10 gadgets to have while traveling

3 Headphones that cancel every noise

Noise-cancelling headphones can make any long-haul flight a lot more pleasant; replacing the noise of engines with Taylor Swift, Beethoven, or whomever you choose to listen to throughout your time spent at 30,000 feet. Additionally, if you’re in a city where there’s lots of road traffic or noise, they’ll help you relax once you’ve landed. They can be connected to your cell phone or laptop with the help of Bluetooth.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

4 Compact Camera: Panasonic Lumix ZS100/TZ100

Why bother with the hassle of carrying a compact camera around with you when you can just take photos with your cell phone? Here’s why; This camera covers wide angles and the great thing about this camera is that you don’t have to be a professional photographer in order to use it. You can still be able to take photos from this like a pro because it has great quality and was basically designed for people who are not exactly experts at taking pictures, much like most of us when it comes to photography.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

5 Video recording sunglasses Spectacles from Snapchat!

Another hit from Snapchat! Now, these glasses not only record your entire vacation and sync it with the memories feature but they block the sun. It’s a glorious time to be alive. You must have these while you’re traveling because they don’t cause any inconvenience as you were already going to take a pair of glasses with you, why not take the far more upgraded version? These glasses have to be one of the most fun things to have during vacation.

10 gadgets to have while traveling
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6 Ostrich pillow

Our neck pillow days are over my friends. Ali Ganjavian dreamt up The Ostrich Pillow; this is a napping revolution. This gadget can be used while you’re on the plane, on the road and of course while you’re in bed or your couch.You can get these online in all sorts of different designs, happy nappin’ travelers. The one thing different about this pillow is that it doesn’t just rest on your neck like normal traveling pillows, it covers your face and prevents light from getting in while you’re asleep.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

7 Travel steam iron

This one is for business travelers; it is the size of a computer mouse. This small steam iron has a 420-watt motor and three fabric heating levels. Due to this device, you can iron silk, wool, cotton, and linen with ease. You can not only carry it in your suitcase but you can also hand-carry it and iron your vacation clothes anywhere anytime. You don’t have to worry about safety when it comes to this gadget because it is not powered by a battery and cannot activate itself in your bag while you are moving it around; you simply just plug it in like any other steam iron.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

8 Instant photos

The Polaroid Snap Touch is a middle ground between old and new. It’s a digital camera, but one that can print your pictures straight away – or save them for editing if you are not happy with your first attempt. It’ll play nicely with your smartphone, yes, this camera CAN connect with your cell phone which is very convenient and makes taking pictures much easier! This Polaroid ends up somewhere in the middle between professional cameras and normal digital cameras with one upgrade that is being able to print the picture you take instantly! Check out an amazing list of top 10 Best Windshield Wipers!!

 

10 gadgets to have while traveling

9 Bluetooth keyboard

A portable keyboard for your tablet is a nice device for anyone hoping to get some business done on the move. This keyboard used along with your tablet device will replace your portable computer as well as saving you valuable space in your carry-on bag. You’ll be able to use the constant wireless keyboard for additional devices. You get more flexibility and mobility.

There are no cables which result in more freedom and less mess.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

10 Travel router

This travel router from HooToo will serve you in a variety of ways; such as, working as a serviceable transportable battery, travel Wi-Fi router, and network-attached storage all at once making this device super convenient for travelers. You’ll have the flexibility to use a Free Wi-Fi hotspot and make a private Wi-Fi hotspot. You’ll be able to use a cable and make a personal Wi-Fi Hotspot using a wired connection.

10 gadgets to have while traveling

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Carolina

Carolina works for HackRead as a technical writer. She is a Brazilian traveller who has been to almost every country around the world. She has a keen interest in technology, gadgets and social media.