11 essential things to pack in your travel bag

Whether you are an avid traveler or travel occasionally, a full-proof travel packaging will be your first preference. We all get confused what to pack and what to skip? It’s never an easy task. While Traveling packing smart is more important than packing light. Always pack those items that should provide comfort and convenience. In order to ease up your task, we have come up 11 essential things to pack in your travel bag.

Before you start, make sure to choose a luggage that you can manage easily. For me, the secret combo has been trolley suitcase and a backpack.
Apart from some specific items like passport, cash/debit cards & chargers, here is a list of items that you should never miss to carry on your next travel trip!

11 essential things to pack in your travel bag

Zip Pocket Jacket

I can’t carry handbag everywhere as it acts as an extra load for me. Here, zip pocket jacket comes to rescue. It’s become my essential as it can accommodate my cell phone, tickets, cash etc.

Water Bottle

A metal water bottle is hygienic and keeps you hydrated on the go. This will make sure that your thirst will not overpower the joy of your traveling.

Multi-purpose Shoes

Always carry a pair of shoes that’s waterproof, durable and keeps you comfortable on long walks.

Anti-bacterial Wipes

You come in contact with millions of germs while traveling. And most of the time you don’t have access to water and soap. Here, anti-bacterial wipes come to rescue and make sure minimal exposure with germs.

Customized First-Aid Kit

It’s better to pack necessary medicine than rush down in new place in case of emergency. Make sure to pack: eye drops, motion sickness relief, allergy, antidiarrheal medicine, painkiller, probiotics, or any ongoing medical treatment along with the dosage mentioned on the back of the box.

11 essential things to pack in your travel bag

Travel wallet

It’s not safe to leave the important documents and money to leave at the hotel’s room. So travel wallet or money belt become necessary. It can carry currencies, tickets, hotel keys, etc.

Chewing Gum

Always make sure to carry chewing gum on your flight. It helps relieve pressure in your ears.


A travel trip is incomplete without beautiful pictures. Never forget to take along your DSLR on your next trip.

Noise-Canceling Headphones or earplugs

Noise-Canceling Headphones will cut off all the distraction like loud talkers, baby’s crying or jet roaring. Earplugs will block all noise as well reduce ear pain from changes in altitude.

Warm Clothes

Warm clothes like cardigan or scarf can be great to keep you comfortable on the go. You can wear a scarf in different styles.

Toiletry Bag
Pack only necessary toiletries with you. Pack jewelry that works on every dress, sunglasses, watch makeup, sunscreen, lotions, personal hygiene, lotions, deodorants, hairbrush, pins, toothpaste etc.

These are 11 essential things to pack in your travel bag. I hope that you’ll find these travel tips helpful and, you’ll want to refer on your next travel trip.

Dr Bushra

Gynaecologist by profession~~Food ,Health,lifestyle,Freelance Blogger~~social media influencer~~writer at heart~~Email for collaboration

One thought on “11 essential things to pack in your travel bag

  • December 14, 2018 at 11:14 pm

    Jackets ka idea sahi hai 👍👍 main bhi ye items hamesha ready hi rakhti hu, haan ear plugs ka idea new hai, abhi dekhti hu ki kahin mil jaye, waise Cotton sath me jarur rakhti hu aur wahi ears me lagati hu n chewing gum bhi chew karti hu


Love to hear from you :)

Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.
%d bloggers like this: