Welcome to my treasure trove of travel essentials!
I’ve filled this page with all the goodies I personally use on my adventures, from packing hacks to beachside comforts, trusty travel gear, and even the little touches that bring my wanderlust home.
Just real, honest recommendations from my journeys.
If it’s on this list, you can bet I’ve tested it.
So, whether you’re a seasoned explorer or just planning your next escape, let’s make your travels smoother, cozier, and a little more stylish.
Dive in and discover your next must-have for unforgettable adventures!
My Top 3 Picks: The Absolute Travel Essentials
List of Things you will want to pack – Curated by Dany
Long-haul flights, oh boy, they can be a real drag, right? I mean, unless you’ve got your very own private jet or something swanky like that, you’re stuck with them if you want to hit up dreamy destinations like Saint Thomas, Italy, or Hawaii.
But here’s the silver lining: with a little preparation, you can turn your time in the sky from a total bummer to a pretty decent experience.
2. Luggage / Packing
Packing, ugh, it’s the part I dread most before any trip!
But guess what? It can be way less painful if you’ve got the right stuff – I promise!
Your gear makes a big diff! I’m kinda hooked on my Samsonite CarryOn – been my go-to since day one (Aldo decided to buy one for himself too).
And don’t get me started on compression packing cubes – total game-changer!
3. Health and Safety
Exploring new places is amazing, but it’s crucial to prioritize your safety. Before you set off on your next journey, make sure you’ve done your homework. I keep with me a small kit with my travel essentials at all time.
Make safety your top priority!
4. Beach Essentials
There’s just something about the sun, the sand, and the salty breeze that’s downright irresistible.
And let me spill the beans – I’ve always got a few beach essentials tucked away. They’ve saved my bum more times than I can count.
I hope they can be just as useful for your next beach trip!
5. Road Trip Essentials
6. Clothing + Accessories
When you’re packing for your next adventure, remember this golden rule: pack with your destination in mind. Comfort and confidence should be your best travel buddies, and that doesn’t mean lugging around a ton of clothes!
7. Travel Decor
My travel decor is like a passport to memories, helping me quench my wanderlust when I can’t hit the road.
It’s a daily dose of inspiration and a reminder that the world is waiting for my next adventure!
In my travels, I’ve discovered some absolute gems that have made my adventures smoother and more enjoyable.
From versatile travel bags to essential tech gadgets and insider tips, I’ve got a treasure trove of recommendations that I’ve personally used and swear by.
But here’s the best part: I’m not keeping these travel secrets to myself.
You’ve probably spotted many of these fantastic items featured in my travel videos on our YouTube channel.
My hope is that by sharing these tried-and-true travel companions, I can help fellow wanderers like you make the most out of their journeys.
After all, travel is all about exploration, and having the right tools can make it an unforgettable experience!
Travelling Dany – Danila Caputo
Danila Caputo is a bilingual travel writer living in between Naples and the Amalfi Coast (Italy), graduating from the University of Naples Suor Orsola Benincasa in Foreign Languages and Literature. She travels and works with her husband Aldo, photographer and videographer. Their blog chronicles their adventures around the world, their love for the USA (where they have family), Italian/European culture and tips on how to be responsible travelers. You can find out more about their latest trips and their life on Youtube, Instagram and Facebook.