Welcome to our first-ever list of the Ultimate Travel Essentials, a definitive guide to the travel products you need to ensure your next trip is a success. First stop, gear for parents.
No matter how much time you’ve spent at altitude, having a kid throws a wrench in your travel game.
Suddenly you’re no longer the ultralight, carry-on-only packer you once were, and every flight is fraught as you worry about drawing dirty looks from your fellow passengers.
We can’t help you with the tantrums, diaper changes, or arguments about naptime. But we can tell you that the products here will make hitting the road with your kid in tow a smooth, stress-free endeavor — at least on the gear front.
Check out the full line-up of 2017’s Ultimate Travel Essentials.