Credit cards or travel cards
Travelex cards are a great cash card option as they avoid these pesky conversion charges. Just be sure to activate your card before you go or if relying on credit cards, make sure you let your bank know which countries you’re going to in advance.
Portable speakers, headphones to keep you company on the bus/plane/train/car and a camera are all pretty essential. iPads are a great laptop alternative as they’re small and light, just make sure your gadgets are all covered in your insurance policy.
A journal and pen
To write about your awesome experiences whilst travelling / to note down any information just in case your phone’s out of juice…
Flip flops, a pair of runners – you never know what activities are around the corner.
A reusable water bottle
Because we know you care about the environment. SIGG do some pretty awesome ones, and if you love your coffee don’t forget your reusable travel mug too!
Travel is meant to be fun so enjoy it! If you’ve booked with Axen Holidays you know we’ve got the important bases covered; like transportation and accommodation (and way more), so really all you need is an open mind and a positive attitude for your holiday. Now roll on the adventure…
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) issues travel advice on destinations, which includes information on passports, visas, health, safety and security and more. For more information refer to the link:
To make the most of your trip abroad we recommend that you check out the Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) website. Packed with essential travel advice and tips, this website offers a wealth of country-specific information that only the FCO can provide.