Little Stuff That Makes Traveling Fun, Safe, and Easy

Come on, you know what I’m talking about – having the right voltage converter when you really need one, assuming you’re somewhere you have volts to convert. It’s the doohicky that hides or holds your passport inside your pant pocket. Maybe it’s the small, inflatable neck pillow that makes it easier to fall asleep during the long flight sandwiched between Mr. Stinko and Ms. Won’t Shutup.

It could be the very same marriage deal-breaker blow-up neck cushion your brilliant ex-hubbie tried out as a whoopie cushion, adding his own sound effects when it didn’t work on a crowded flight to Paris. Traveling alone can be nice, too, especially with the make-life-easier chachkie’s; that’s what we’re talking about.

Nobody gave me any of these for free and I haven’t tried most of them, but some look nifty. I’m probably one of the most flexible, unflappable travelers around, but I am a sucker for anything that removes an inconvenience in my life, however minor. To me, travel chachkies that work great are like scratching an itch you can’t reach. Ahhhhh….ooooh……

I’ve put this page together and will try to keep it current, so just click on any item and it will take you to the page where you can check it out further, find out how much it costs, and buy it over the web if you like it.

Let me know what you think about this page and how your experience goes.

REI – one of my favorite clothes and travel/adventure gear stores. Has tons of outdoor, camping, and travel stuff – and a lots of seasonal sales and closeouts at good prices. Check them out – they’re one of my favorites. Click on the REI bar to peruse their site.





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