Don’t forget that you’ll need a travel adaptor when using any electrical items aboard. This may alter the voltage, as well as having pins that fit into the type of socket found at your destination.
If you want to use a hairdryer or laptop, or to charge your phone while you’re away, then you’re going to need to add a travel adapter or two to your list of air travel essentials.
An extra layer
Another layer of clothing can be so important. If you’re heading somewhere chilly or will arrive during darkness, then you may need this when you disembark.
Adding an extra layer to that list of plane travel essentials may also help ensure you stay warm and comfortable during the flight.
The perfect extra layer to take on holiday is a cashmere wrap. It can be packed away in your case and hardly takes up any space. Also you can wear it at nights when you go out to keep the chill off your shoulders.
No they’re not that attractive, we admit. Unless you’re into that sort of thing. But compression stockings really could save your life if they stop you developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
If the blood circulation in your legs isn’t as good as it once was - or you have not had surgery too long ago - then you really should pack or wear a pair of compression stockings. They’re flying essentials for many people, so you won’t be alone!