I am leaving for Cape Town today for a long weekend getaway. As usual, I am probably going to have way too much stuff and I’ll end up packing half of my life into my carry on luggage. Here is what I’ll be taking:
I love my camera so much and whenever I go on holiday it goes with me. you never know what beauty you’ll find when you’re in another place. And trust me when I say that Cape Town has some beautiful spots.
I need to chew this when the plane lands and takes off. It just makes me feel way more comfortable and I don’t have to worry about having blocked ears.
This is really more of a necessity. I mean I have to take this with me when I travel and it’s always in my purse anyway so I suppose that’s a given.
iPod and headphones
While I’m flying listen to music and forget about everything else. This is especially great if I am travelling alone. I probably spend most of the flight with my headphones in.
At the moment I am using Blistex which is just my favourite! I carry this with me everywhere so obviously it is a necessity when I travel as well.
Notebook and pen
I take this with me in case I feel the sudden urge to write something or I suddenly think of some great blog post ideas 😉
Obviously I need this because how else am I going to shop?! This is the new wallet that I received from one of the children in my class for Christmas last year.
The airline I am flying with today doesn’t actually give you a meal – they give you snacks. So I like to pack my own just in case I get a bit peckish during the flight. I mean I probably won’t eat anything but it’s good to have just in case.
Those are my must have carry on essentials? What do you have to have in your carry on luggage when you travel? Let me know in the comments below!