WE’RE still desperate to get away this summer despite the recent travel chaos, according to Pinterest.
The image-sharing social media site reports a 50 per cent surge in searches for ‘travel essentials’.
Here’s our pick of travel items to buy now to save on hassle – and spending moneyCredit: Getty
But splashing out on those extras can eat into that holiday spending.
So here’s our pick of items to buy now to save on hassle – and spending money.
PACK IT IN: Savvy savers know that organisation is key to budgeting.
Forgetting items means spending extra, so make sure there’s a place for everything in your suitcase.
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TIME TO ADAPT: Add an adaptor to your list now. Instead of paying £15 at the airport, pick up the Master Plug triple adaptor from Argos for £6.99, or pick up Asda’s European travel adaptor plug, reduced from £2.50 to £2.
Then pop an extension cord in your case.
SCREEN SAVER: Beach trips and lounging by the pool can lead to water-damaged phones.
Treat yourself and your partner to a YOSH waterproof phone holding pouch from Amazon.co.uk, £8.40 for two, to avoid a pricey repair on your return home.
POWER UP: From maps to music, you need your phone fully charged when on holiday.
Lose your battery life worries by purchasing a power bank from Currys, £29.99, or go to Primark, as it’s now a selling a rainbow battery pack for £8.
TOILETRIES TROUBLE: If you need to save space and want to avoid leaks, decant your toiletries into travel-sized bottles.
Boots has a great selection, but The Range sells a set of 10 travel-sized containers from £6.99 to £2.25.
All prices on page correct at time of going to press. Deals and offers subject to availability.
Deal of the day
This hot deal sees this BBQ fire pit with a saving of £52.09
GET ready for a hot grill summer with this BBQ fire pit, reduced from £79.99 to £27.90 at Groupon.co.uk.
Get your beans for less at Tesco
TRY Branston Beans and get four tins for £2.50, usually 80p each with a Tesco Clubcard.
SAVE: 70p on buying four
JOIN the Co-op via the app, online or by purchasing a temporary card in-store for £1 and receive a digital offer for £3 off when spending a minimum of £10.
The new offer will only run until July 12, so make the most of it now.
Boho-style hammock for £115.99
Or the Asda version for £79?
Leah’s little helper
DON’T go flaky . . . the nation is suffering from a shortage of flakes for our 99 cones, but fear not!
Aldi’s Crumbly Cones come with the flake included. It’s £1.69 for a four-pack. Get to store, pronto!
Shop & save
Cut a deal with this Russell Hobbs carving knife for just £10.79
GRAB a slice of the action at The Range as this Russell Hobbs carving knife was £17.99 but is now £10.79.
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