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TRAVEL ESSENTIALS

Here are some necessities to make your journey easier. 


​I've focussed on value for money travel items that are well rated rather than the big names, however you should always do your research and choose the right products for you and your budget.

 

AEROLITE 40X20X25CM CABIN BACKPACK

Approx £25

Carry on luggage compatible with most airlines, including Ryanair.  Great value for money with lots of compartments including easy access drinks bottle holder, USB charging port and pockets. Extra discounts on Amazon if you buy two.

 

CABIN MAX BACKPACK 55X40X20 CM

Approx £30

44 litre Backpack that can be used as 55x40x20 cm hand luggage allowance on most airlines.

 

AEROLITE 55X40X20 WHEELED SUITCASE

Approx £40

Very lightweight suitcase with a nice set of compartments to help you pack efficiently. Sturdy and well made. Compatible with most airlines, including Ryanair.

 

CABIN MAX PACKING CUBES

Approx £15

Very lightweight suitcase with a nice set of compartments to help you pack efficiently. Compatible with most airlines, including Ryanair.

 

TRUNKI TODDLER'S BACKPACK

Approx £20

Quite a lot of kids luggage unfortunately does not meet all airlines carry-on size requirements.  Here's a good choice with  Grab Handle, Face Pocket, Hugging Arms for Cuddly toys, High Visibility for safety and a bottle holder.

 

FIRE 7 KIDS EDITION TABLET

Approx £100

A full-featured 7" tablet, including a blue kid-proof case with kick-stand, parental controls, 2-year worry-free guarantee and 1 year of Amazon Kids+ (Fire for Kids Unlimited) with apps, games and videos.

 

IPAD 8TH GENERATION

Approx £450

Tablet for Adults and Children alike. A more expensive choice but with Apple Arcade this may be a good choice for those of you with older children.

 

ROCKPAPA FOLDING HEADPHONES FOR KIDS

Approx £15

Easy to adjust headband to ensure the perfect fit for kids age 4+ and up.  Foldable to save space and take on your Trip.

 

KIDROX TIGER-EAR KIDS HEADPHONES

Approx £20

Durable and Kid Friendly headphones that are child-proof, even when your toddlers are yanking on the cable.  85dB Volume Limiter for Hearing Protection. Designed for babies, toddlers, and big kids ages 2 and up.

 

GALT MAGIC WATER BOOK

Approx £6

Choose from a range of magic water books that are a great way to entertain your children whilst travelling or keeping them occupied in restaurants.

 

TOP TRUMPS

Approx £5

Pick up a pack of Top Trumps to have fun and boost your child's memory, knowledge and observational skills at the same time.

 

GUYUCOM LCD WRITING TABLET

Approx £15

This 8.5inch drawing and writing pad for children is handy, light weight and easy to fit in kids bag. This can be used for noughts and crosses, hangman and other games to keep away from boredom in long journey!

 

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