Traveling is fun but it can also be painful if you are not careful about your packing checklist and certain arrangements that you must make before the travel. Here is a smart travel guide covering the minutest details of all the resources and pre-departure precautionary steps to save you from the predetermined hassles and last minute panic.
Following is a detailed guide for any kind of a trip, taken at any destination, at any time of the year and by any kind of a traveler.
The Ultimate Travel Guide includes:
Required Travel Mobile Apps
Be it a road trip, bag packing trip, budget trip or a luxury travel. Here is the list of essentials that you shouldn’t miss out.
Universal Travel Adapter
Power Bank (never keep in check-in bag for Air-travel)
Sanitizer (you also might want to carry a toilet seat sanitizer spray)
Emergency first aid kit
Wet wipes or a dry tissue pack
Jacket/Warmer/travel blanket (if you are traveling in flight, this could be useful)
One extra small bag pack (for any unplanned day trips)
Activate international roaming on your Sim (If you are travel aboard).
Select in-flight meal (if you don’t, then you’ll be served a non-veg meal by default which could be any kind of a meat).
Select your flight seat.
Know your airline baggage policy.
Travel Insurance (normally people ignore this, but as they say prevention is better than cure).
Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
Try to avoid metal belts or any kind of metal accessories (you’ll have to take them off at the airport security check-in, and this causes unnecessary inconvenience).
Keep safe your boarding pass and airline luggage tag till the time you arrive at your destination and clear immigration control.
Keep the hotel booking in your phone and a printed copy to be on a safer side (for immigration purpose on a foreign land).
Taxi Apps (if you’re traveling abroad then download the local taxi apps, here you might have do a little bit of research).
Download Trip Advisor App (to search for tourist attractions and restaurants).
Offline Google Translator (if you are traveling to a place where the language could be a barrier).
Hostel World (if you are a bag packer).
Flight aware Flight Tracker (track your flight on real time basis).
FlixBus (for road journeys in Europe).
Carry a Book (if you like to read).
Since internet is erratic while travelling, therefore it is a good idea to download your favourite shows/movies to enjoy uninterrupted entertainment.
Playing cards/board games (if traveling with friends).