With dozens of new products being introduced to the travel industry each year, there are lots of options for traveller to go smarter and lighter.
Whether you are packing for a business trip, going on a vacation or even travelling with kids, efficiency have an edge for both financially and in terms of mobility. Here we list down 5 innovative travel products that will make your trip more efficient and hassle-free.
Nowadays more families are travelling than ever before, and there is a variety of new products designed specifically for children. If you have young kids, the piece you will want to run out and buy right now probably is the BedBox from JetKids. It is a suitcase that kids can ride through the airport but, most importantly, it turns an economy seat into a comfortable bed for children.
With the TSA limiting liquids to three ounce bottles, companies are coming up with creative ways to carry your water with you. The collapsible Stash by HydraPak is the most creative and practical way to keep hydrated anywhere. When it’s empty, it’s a tiny little disc that takes up barely any space. Once you’ve gotten through security, just twist and expand it to fill it up. This cuts down on the expense of buying water, avoids plastic bottles, making it environmentally-friendly, and is half the weight of reusable metal bottle.
Thanks for the advance technology and material used in the luggage industry recently, many manufacturers are using lightweight fabrics to build flexibility into luggage, giving you options to pack as much or as little as you need. The Thule Subterra conveniently unzips into two independent bags, so you can take one on the plane or just check the whole thing. A spacious interior lets you organized in one big packing space or divide and conquer in two separate compartments.
For you who don’t want to carry extra baggage, fear not. Manufacturers nowadays are combining different types of bags in one. The Travelpro Crew 11 Carry-on Soft Duffel with Suiter is a great-looking carry-on that unexpectedly opens into a garment bag-like interior that keeps jackets, pants and skirts unwrinkled and ready to head into business meetings. It’s a luggage with lovely twist.
It’s hard to imagine a time before roller bags, and wheels are now features on bags of all sizes and shapes. Taking the trend to a whole new level is the Transmover by Villagio, a luggage scooter that has a top speed of 12 mph. Even if your next flight is in another terminal, you’ll never have to worry about missing your connection again.