Tips to remember when traveling.

Updated: Feb 21, 2020

Make sure you have these items in your suitcase.

So you've booked your holiday getaway and memorized the weather forecast for every hour. Then the small matter of what to pack and how to fit everything in the suitcase.

Here are some tips to help you along the way!


You cannot afford to travel without these items. Make sure you have your passport and various travel documents safe in your hand luggage. It’s also worth making a copy before you travel in case anything goes missing.

These are the essentials you can't forget in your hand luggage or suitcase:

1) Passport

2) Insurance documents

3) Boarding pass

4) Visa documents

5) Any other holiday documentation

6) Driving licence

7) Phone

8) Phone charger

9) Plug adaptors

10) Purse and travel money

11) Keys

12) Laptop or tablet

13) Charger for laptop

14) Headphones


From the phone and charger to your travel currency and camera, you're going to want to save plenty of room in your hand luggage for these valuables and entertainment. Make sure you take an appropriate plug adaptor for your destination, and download some of your favourite films or TV shows to watch on the flight if you have a long journey.

Picking up a phrase book or travel guide to the country you're visiting will prove invaluable in helping you to find your way around and impress the locals with your lingo – or at least try.