You decided where to go, you booked your plane ticket and a hotel, you are all excited about exploring your new destination, but there is one thing you have to do first. Pack! For most people, a very unpleasant task. What do I need, did I get everything; questions that go through your head and can cause quite a bit of stress before your well deserved holiday. But stress no more, here is a list of all the travel essentials I take with me. Either an idea of the things you need that you didn’t even know you needed or just a simple checklist you can go through to make sure you don’t forget anything.


A simple packing list with all the travel essentials you will need when you pack for your next vacation.

most important travel essential Osprey Porter 46 Backpack

Osprey Porter 46 Backpack

I cannot stress enough how importat it is to find a backpack that fits your needs and most importantly your body. My personal favourite is this gem from Osprey. Comfortable and cute!

Nubmer 1 in travel essentials packing cubes

Packing cubes

Eversince I started using this, packing for a trip has become a piece of cake. Everything has it's own place, so you don't have to unpack your whole suitcase, everytime you are looking for something.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite


For all the bookworms out there, this is a perfect travel essential. Barely takes any space, it's lightweight, fits everywhere and holds all of your favourite books.

Instax mini 90 neo classic camera

Instax mini 90 camera

Not really an essential thing, but it is something that I never travel without. Either this one or another camera, you should always snap some photos, you can share with your friends.

Travel essentials top choice, power bank

Power bank

Like it or not, you need your devices charged and ready to go when you travel. Here is one little essential thing that will help you do just that. Never have to deal with a flat battery again.

Travel essentials scarf


It is one of the most versatile items I travel with. Not only, it can be a great accessory to your outfit, it can also be used to cover your hair or legs, as a blanket if you get cold, towel if you get wet and so much more.