Gadgets and travel essentials to include in your Italy packing list
You’ve purchased your flights, booked hotels, and begun researching tours, but as the departure date draws near, you begin to dread the following step: packing your luggage. We understand knowing what to pack for Italy, or any destination, can be daunting.
In our curated Italy Travel Must-Haves list we’ve outlined all the essentials you might need, regardless of season or region visited.
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Hand-held mini fan
Don’t let the summer heat get you down while you skip over ancient cobblestones or balance on a gondola. This portable fan + flashlight + backup power bank will be your number one Italy travel must-have to cool you off during the Italian summer. Bonus: this 3 in 1 gadget is small and compact enough to slip into nearly any pocket.
Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle
Stay hydrated and reduce single-use plastic while traveling! This 32-ounce insulated stainless-steel water bottle is perfect to carry in Italy, especially now that TSA has lifted the 100ml/3.4 fl oz liquid restriction!
Designed for either sipping upright through the built-in straw or tilting back to swig from the spout opening, the bottle comes with a convenient carry loop that doubles as a lock. Drinks stay cold for up to 24 hours, and the wide opening is great for cleaning and adding ice cubes.
Electrolyte Powder Packets
Great for signs of dehydration caused by workout, travel and heat exhaustion. With a precise ratio of sodium electrolytes and glucose, potassium, magnesium, zinc, and vitamin C for maximum immune support, this patented formula delivers aid fast. Dehydration affects 75% of people daily, negatively impacting both physical and mental performance. While traveling we need to stay hydrated! The packets come in a set of 32 and are a fast and effective solution that tastes great. Just mix the powder with 8 oz of water to taste (and feel) the difference.
Laundry Detergent Sheets
As expert travelers this is our #1 tip: there is no need to pack too many outfits. Do your own laundry and cut down on luggage space and save on dry cleaners. We always pack these eco-friendly laundry sheets which for extra small to small loads can be cut in 1/2 for a full clean. Sheets dissolve completely and eliminate odors, stains, and dirt. Ideal for everyday hand washing or coin laundry use, including cottons, linens, blends, and durable synthetics. It’s also safe for whites and all colors. Eco-responsible packaging, biodegradable, dye free, natural, septic safe, vegan.
Melatonin Sleep Gummies
Jet-lag during travel can really make your vacation a nightmare. Chewable Melatonin gummies with L-Theanine and Botanicals help boost your natural sleep hormone, mellow your mind and calm your senses so you can relax and enjoy restful sleep and be energized for your Italy adventures! Sleep gummies come in naturally flavored Blackberry Zen with a fresh hint of mint—no artificial colors or flavors and are gluten free. 50 gummies per bottle give you a 25 day supply.
Travel Plug Adaptor
Always have your device batteries charged during travel. This European adapter has 2 USB ports and turns 1 Europe type C socket into American outlet with optimum charging speed up to 2.4A max per port. Ideal for charging your cell phone, tablet, ear buds, camera, etc in Italy.
Note: This type C plug adapter is only compatible for 100V to 250V wide voltage devices. If you want to use your hair dryer, straightener, electric toothbrush or razor, be sure they support 100V to 250V dual voltage, or you may need a voltage converter.
In a country that’s 80% surrounded by water, there’s a great chance you’ll be swimming during your Italy vacation. Don’t miss out on seeing the beautiful crystal Mediterranean through lightweight swimming goggles. The leak-proof design includes premium lenses treated with environmental technology to prevent the goggles from fogging up. In addition, the outer surface of the lenses with colorful coating enables the lenses to reflect the dazzling Italian sunlight.
Fast-Drying Microfiber Towel
More absorbent than ordinary towels, soft and lightweight microfiber can be air dried and reused in a short time. It also takes up very little space in your luggage. Durable stitching and machine washable, this XL size beach or pool towel measures 30×59″ and comes with a lightweight travel case and carabiner to hang on luggage and backpacks.
Apple AirTag Tracking Device
Never lose your checked luggage even again, or misplace other belongings during travel! This 4-Pack Apple AirTag allows you to track luggage, keys, or any object through the Find My App. The replaceable battery lasts over a year. The device is water and dust resistant, and all communication with the Find My network is anonymous and encrypted for privacy, plus location data and history are never stored on the AirTag.