7 Best Travel Essentials for Families

vacation home rentals orlando floridaIf you don’t plan ahead, traveling can be dull and uncomfortable. When you’re on vacation, you shouldn’t be in a bad mood when you reach your destination. Whether you’re on your way to your vacation home rental near Disney in Orlando, Florida or driving to a local campground, here are some must-have travel essentials for families.

1. The Booster Seat Headrest by Cardiff Products ($49.99)

This device is perfect for long car rides. You want your kids to sleep through the ride so they aren’t bored and fussy, but sleeping in the car is tough. The Booster Seat Headrest helps kid sleep comfortably in their set so they don’t hurt their necks or bang their heads against the window. It’s easy to install and fits the headrests of nearly every vehicle.

2. ZizzyBee Bags ($15.99 to $19.99)  

Even if you’re spending just a couple days away from home, you’ll need to bring a lot of stuff. ZizzyBee Bags are the perfect travel bag for everything you need. They’re great as an airplane carry on because they hold everything in one place and their see-through mesh means TSA can see inside without making you dump everything out.

3. Family Travel Organizer by One Step Ahead ($34.95)  

Unlike other organizers, this travel console stays put! It has space for everything you could need or want on a road trip. It anchors perfectly with a seat belt. It’s roomy for multiple people to share and has movable dividers so you can fit all your stuff, no matter the size. The sturdy lid doubles as a play area or flat surface for writing. It comes with a strap so you can carry it with you out of the car.

4. Psi Bands ($12.99)  

Many people suffer from motion sickness, especially on long car trips and plane flights. Psi Bands (pronounced “sigh”) are drug-free wrist bands that relieve nausea due to motion sickness. With Psi Bands, those who suffer from the VERY common, yet debilitating condition of nausea can feel better — in style and comfort! Psi Bands are being praised for their unique combination of features and benefits. They are adjustable–around the wrist like a watch AND at the acupressure point, comfortable, waterproof, reusable, affordable, and, of course, fashionable.

5. Noblo Umbrella Buddy ($16.50)  

Invented by two moms to help stop fly-away umbrellas, the Noblo is a simple solution to keep umbrella put on the beach. If your vacation home rental has access to a private beach, you’ll want something to keep your umbrella still. The device is simple: fill it will sand, Velcro to your umbrella, and relax all day without any concerns.

6. Eco Extreme Speakers Case  ($50)

While you’re relaxing by the beach or at your favorite Disney water park, you’ll want to have some tunes. These speakers are simple and easy to use. Pop in your MP3 players (most work, even iPods), seal the pressurized waterproof case and hit play. Three AA batteries will give you up to thirty hours of jams.

7. Vacation Vault ($20)

If you’re nervous about leaving your valuables behind while your family takes a swim, pick up a Vacation Vault. The canister is perfect for your keys, wallet, cash, and electronic devices. It secures with a simple, three digit combination lock and the attached cable loops around picnic tables or beach chairs to prevent others from stealing your stuff.

vacation home rentals in Orlando FloridaWritten by Steve Casey of Florida Sunshine Vacation Rentals

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