The travel items required to be carried depends on the places to be visited, number of days to stay at the place and age group of people travelling. Requirements differ from a kid to an adult. The purpose of visit commands the major part of the essential travel items to be carried. The level of comfort and the success of trip depend on the items carried which help us in serving during the period of stay.
The first item that comes in the list of essential travel items to Europe is documents such as passport, boarding pass, flight tickets, the receipt or the print out of hotel reservation confirmation at Europe and all the identification proofs of the persons going on the tour. These documents should be kept in a place where they can be accessed without much effort as they should be produced when demanded. It is better to have photocopies of all these documents as they are of much help when the originals are lost or stolen. Carrying a travel guide and a map helps in planning the tour without leaving the place, in a limited time.
Money belt, a hidden pouch wrapped around the waist is essential as it brings a great peace of mind in the tour. Carrying a mix of Credit Cards, Debit Cards and hard cash will make money related matters simple as they can be used accordingly. Commodities lost in the journey can be purchased again if you are financially comfortable. It is always good to have a list of emergency contact numbers including your credit card or bank numbers and cell phone company numbers in case of theft. Including first-aid kit, vitamin tablets, energy drinks and also medicines are essential if you are undergoing any treatment.
Earplug and eye mask are essential travel items to carry in a journey. Earplug keeps you away from the noises around you in the time of journey either in aero plane or local transportation. An Eye mask along with an air pillow helps in a better sleep irrespective of the place. Also having pajamas, socks and sweater helps you spend the time with more ease and comfort as Europe has cool weather conditions. It is always better to carry your essential travel items in two or three small or medium bags instead of one big bag as it is be difficult to carry and also to take out required items from it.
Camera is the most essential travel item on a tour to capture all beautiful moments. Always include an adapter or charger to keep your electronic gadget charged as Europe’s electrical gadgets are different. It is a better option to have a wrist watch to set alarm and reminders as well. Carrying a small flashlight helps during power cuts. It is always better to carry your own water bottle, towel, swimsuit and extra pair of shoes. Always have extra pairs of innerwear and clothes. Include table cloth, a small pack of tissue papers in case you plan your dinner outside in an open place. An iPod, MP3 player can be used in hotel room or in travelling. Always have a small bag along with you to carry only required items for the day.
In case if there are any infants or kids on the tour you also need to carry milk, baby food products, baby wipes and diapers. Moisturizer and hand gel can be included for extra care.