Scenic Tour Directors’

TOP TRAVEL MUST-HAVES

Travel smarter on your next getaway with our definitive list of top travel must-haves, put together by our experienced Tour Directors from around the world.

LOCAL CURRENCY

“Even if it’s just a small amount, it’s handy to have with you just in case.”

– Sally, Australia & New Zealand

POWER BANK

“Especially useful for when you’re out exploring all day and want to take plenty of pictures and videos.”

– Stephanie, Europe

EARPLUGS

“To guarantee a sound night’s sleep.”

– Claudio, South America

INTERNATIONAL PLUG ADAPTOR

“They even now come with a separate dual port for USBs. If I have space in my luggage, I sometimes just take one adaptor and an extension lead, so I don’t need to worry about taking multiple adaptors.”

– Juan, South America

MEDICATION

“Prescription ones and then paracetamol and ibuprofen, throat lozenges, mosquito spray and plasters.”

– Phil, Portugal

PEACE OF MIND

“I never leave without the Calm app on my iPhone – there’s plenty of mindfulness sessions and meditations to help a busy mind relax.”

– Janet, Australia

PHOTOCOPY OF PASSPORT

“You never know when it might come in handy.”

– Mohamed, Egypt

A LIGHT CARDIGAN/PASHMINA/ CASHMERE WRAP

“Great for the beach or the restaurant, easy to carry around and ideal if a cool breeze catches you.”

– Lillian, Norfolk Island

AN ADVENTUROUS SPIRIT

“I never leave home without a sense of adventure and a sense of humour. Everything falls into place if you have those two.”

– Tracey, Europe