5 Top Gadgets For Stress-Free Travel

Your holiday travel plans never looked this good.



Whether your holiday getaway is by way of SUV or commercial airliner, these gadgets guarantee a stress-free trip.

[1] Like a GPS for your suitcase, the TrakDot registers its location pre- and post-flight and sends you a text-message notification upon arrival, so you always know where your bags are (or aren’t). // $49.99 at trakdot.com. [2] Never yoke yourself to a wall outlet again: The Energi+ Backpack’s built-in rechargeable battery is good for four full smartphone charges. // $199.99 at tylt.com. [3] The surprisingly non-bulky RFID Travel Vest packs 26 pockets to fit everything from a digital camera to an iPad — making airport scanners a breeze. // $135 at scottevest.com. [4] The Linx Fusion Active Noise Canceling Headphones transmit audio through your bone, skin and ear for clear sound, and totally banish background noise. A padded headband and memory-foam ear cushions keep them comfortable. // $349.99 at ableplanet.com. [5] TripList Pro, a minimalist app equipped with 250 suggestions, organizes tedious travel details, creates individualized packing lists based on travel plans, and syncs across multiple devices. // $2.99 at the app store.