The 25 Best Travel Products for 2018
At truelatitude.com we carefully select the products for our site to ensure that we have truly the best travel products in the world. Below is a round-up of our top 25 products for travelling this year. Some are brand new, some are last years favourites, but all are sure to make your next trip even better!
(1) Grayl Ultralight Water Purifier
Grayl started as a Kickstarter campaign to create the worlds best portable water purifier. It's safe to say they have succeeded! Simply fill with dirty water, press and drink. No matter where your adventure takes you, never run out of clean water again. It's great looking and ultralight too.
Price: £59.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/grayl
(2) Pantone Travel Adaptor
Every traveller needs to power all of their tech while they travel. These brightly coloured worldwide travel adaptors not only look great, but come complete with dual USB outputs, letting you charge up to two devices at once. Perfect when there is a shortage of sockets!
Price: £19.95 Available at: truelatitude/traveladaptor
(3) Wacaco Minipresso Travel Espresso Machine
Are you a coffee lover and a traveller? Never drink a bad cup of coffee again with the Wacaco Minipresso. It is the perfect portable espresso machine for travellers, allowing you to sample varieties of coffee on your trip or take your own coffee with you wherever you go. Its compact and sturdy, giving you great quality authentic espresso wherever you are in the world. Simply fill with ground coffee and hot water, press, pour and enjoy.
From: £40 Available at: truelatitude.com/minipresso
(4) Caribee Fast Track 75
The fast track wheeled backpack from Caribee is our favourite all-round travel backpack. No matter the trip, this trolley rucksack has you covered. The pack is engineered to be carried as well as wheeled and with an integrated harness support system with padded shoulder and waist straps, making it incredibly comfortable to carry. Its also very lightweight and compact, even with the integrated heavy duty trolley system.
Price: £169.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/caribeefast
(5) Matador Pocket Blanket Mini
This compact blanket from Matador easily folds away to keep in your pocket or backpack. Its perfect to use when hiking, at the beach, festivals or picnics. The blanket comes with weighted corners to prevent it blowing away on those breezy days. Just pop it into your bag, ready to pull out whenever you need it.
Price: £19.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/matadorblanket
(6) Tile Mate Smart Bluetooth Tracker
This smart little device has the power to find anything, anywhere, directly from your smartphone. Simply attach it to your keys, luggage, purse and track it using the Tile app on your phone. What makes this device really amazing is that it is backwards compatible, meaning that if you lose your phone, you simply press the button on the Tile and your phone will ring... even on silent, Genius!
Price: £21.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/Tile
(7) YOGO Ultralight Travel Yoga Mat
YOGO have created the 'worlds best' travel yoga mat. This compact yoga mat is engineered especially for those who want to take their yoga on their travels. Its lightweight, durable and made from quality, waterproof, sustainable rubber. The Yogo yoga mat is for those who take their practice seriously. Yogo also plant a tree in Latin America or Africa for every every mat sold!
Price: £65 Available at: truelatitude.com/yogo
(8) Matador Nano Dry Pocket Hand Towel
The nano dry trek towel from Matador is the ultimate in compact, space saving design. A high quality drying towel that is also coated with a antimicrobial coating for preventing bacteria from gathering. Take it to the gym or on your next adventure. With its ultralight, compact storage shell it easily clips onto your backpack or keychain.
Price: From £17.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/matadorpcokettowel
(9) Emergency Cash Stash
Keep your cash safe while travelling with this emergency stash capsule for your keyring. Makes a perfect gift, especially if you put cash in it!
Price: £7.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/cashstash
(10) Victorinox Swiss Card
The award winning 10 function Swiss Card from Victorinox is packed full of useful tools that every traveller will need. The super slim and ultralight Swiss Card has 10 tools tucked away into its credit card sized design. Simply pop it into your wallet or purse, and bring it out when you need one of those 10 essential tools.
Price: £24.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/swisscard
(11) Hammocks by Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO)
Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) are the worlds no.1 seller of parachute hammocks. They have been making high quality products for over 20 years, with their hammocks being widely recognised as the most comfortable in the world. Whether its the double nest (for 2 people) or the single nest (for singletons) these backpacker favourites are sure to keep you relaxed on any adventure. They are really easy to put up and come in some pretty cool colours too.
From: £59.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/eaglesnest
(12) Pacsafe Anti-theft Bra Stash
Keep your cash safe while travelling with this Pacsafe anti-theft bra stash.This handy little pouch clips and sits comfortably onto the front or side of most bras. Its unique fabric is exceptionally soft-to-the-touch and the snap button closure allows easy access to your valuables.
Price: £10.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/brastash
(13) On Board Compact Travel Kit
The on board compact travel kit contains five essentials to help make any journey more comfortable. Includes eye mask, ear plugs, face towel, anti-nausea band and a notebook & pen. Makes a greta travel gift.
Price: £11.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/onboardkit
(14) Matador Droplet Keychain Drybag
Love the beach, working out, or traveling? Whether you’re dealing with wet swimsuits or sweaty gym clothes, the Matador Droplet is here to help. Compact enough to fit on a keychain, so you have it when you need it. Droplet is reusable and can keep the wet in, or out depending on your needs. Great for those leaky luggage items or protecting sensitive gear at the beach. You'll find a million uses.
Price: £12.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/matadordroplet
(15) Mizu Soft Touch 800ml Bottle
Stay hydrated on the go with this stainless steel soft touch water bottle.This practical and durable bottle is the perfect way to cut down on waste created by single use water bottles. The icon loop cap makes it easy to clip onto your backpack.
Price: £17.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/mizu
(16) Anti-Theft Backpack by PacSafe
Keep valuables and gear organised and secure while you travel with a Pacsafe Anti-theft backpack. Easily secure your bag to any structure using the lockable security hooks built into the detachable strap. Prevent cut & run thefts with built in anti-slash guard material. Prevention from scanning scams with RFID blocking pockets. Deter pickpockets with the secure lockable zippers. PacSafe backpacks are high quality, all-in-one anti-theft packs that gives any traveller or commuter style, function and peace of mind.
Price: From £49.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/pacsafe
(17) CamelBak Forge Insulated Travel Mug
The Forge by CamelBak is a vacuum insulated travel mug that is guaranteed to keep your liquid hot for at least 4 hours. It has been tried and tested and is recognised as the best there is. With savings to be had in most UK coffee shops for using your own cup, (Save 50p in Pret) this one is not just for travelling and is one that you will use everyday.
From: £29.95 Available at: truelatitude/camelbakforge
(18) Lost in..... City Travel Guides
Getting lost in the city is not about throwing away the map. It’s about surrendering yourself to the essence of the place. The sights, smells, flavours and sounds that make it unique. The photography, the art, the creativity that provide its individual inspiration. Getting lost is diving headfirst into what makes each city its own.
Price: £9 Available at: truelatitude.com/lostincityguides
(19) Eagle Creek Electronics Organiser Pro
This quality electronics organiser is designed for keeping electronics accessories like cables, headphones and power banks organised and protected in this quality, waterproof bi-tech material organiser. Top Tip - Its also great for keeping camera or GoPro accessories organised and protected!
Price: £29.95 Available at: truelatitude/e-organiser
(20) Pacsafe RFID Blocking Travel Organiser
Everybody needs a travel organiser for keeping all of their credit cards, passport and documents in one easily accessible place. This Anti-theft travel organiser has built in RFID blocking protection that will make sure your passport and credit cards are secure from scammers. Its functional too with a number of pockets and zipper compartments along with a handy wrist strap for added security. It looks great and has a real quality feel too.
From: £29.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/pacsafe
(21) Adventure Medical Kit
Adventure Medical Kits are the experts in medical kits specially created for travellers and adventurers. The 'Ultralight & Watertight' range has been designed to withstand any adventure or weather with its watertight sealed bag. They are compact and ultralight too saving you precious luggage space and weight while you travel.
Price: From £12.95 Available at: truelatitude/adventuremedical
(23) Vaude Astrum Large Backpack
Looking for a backpack that is large, easy to organise, packed full of features, and specially designed for comfortable travel? Vaude have designed these packs with comfort and back support as the main priority. The pack has a newly developed suspension support system, providing efficient load distribution and stability, keeping you comfortable while you travel. This is our personal favourite backpack for a more adventurous trip where carrying support is a must! It may be slightly more expensive that the standard Osprey pack, but the ergonomically designed back support system really is worth it. The whole pack just oozes with quality German engineering and design! Also...all of Vaude's products are environmentally friendly and fairly produced.
Price: £165 Available at: truelatitude.com/vaudeastrum
(23) Stow Away Travel Kit
This travel kit is a great gift for the stylish man who takes care of himself. Packed with cleansing and hydrating ingredients, it will make any man feel great on their travels. All of the contents in the kit comply with hand luggage requirements.
Price: £19.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/stowawaykit
(24) Aquapac Waterproof Phone Case
The original best-selling waterproof case from Aquapac, remains still the best on the market. Its lightweight, robust and 100% waterproof. You can make crystal clear mobile phone calls, even underwater! Using a socially designed ultra clear lensflex window, your photos and videos will look great too.
Price: £19.95 Available at: truelatitude.com/aquapaccase
(25) TrueLatitude.com Gift Card
Not sure what to buy your travel loving friend? Why not treat them to a TrueLatitude.com gift card. They will be sure to find something they love, either one of our great gifts, books or something more practical for their next adventure.
Price: £25, £50, £100 or £250 Available at: truelatitude.com/giftcards
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