Packing for a local or international trip can be a nightmare but that doesn’t mean that your travels can’t be fun. To add a little bit of flare and fun to your travels check out our list of fun, must-have travel items for local and international trips. From quirky travel wallets and comfy pumps there’s a little something special for every kind of traveler.

1. Pylones Wallet (Large) – R499.95

Pylones Travel wallet

This gorgeous travel wallet comes in seven different styles and patterns and has enough space to accommodate all your travel documents, your passport and so much more. Keep all your important documents in one place with this all-in-one wallet and never lose anything again!

Available from the Pylones flagship Store at V&A Waterfront (Shop 6178 Lower Level, Victoria Wharf) and online from the Pylones South Africa website.

2. Crocs Pink and Blue Adrina III Flat W – R499

Crocs pumps

Crocs have come a long way since they first hit the market. These days the brand is making super cute pumps that are perfect for traveling. If your delicate feet struggle to handle the abuse of running from terminal to terminal then you need to invest in a pair of crocs! The Adrina is one of the lightest, brightest flats in the range and features a stunning floral cutout pattern that will gently hug your feet as your walk. We love the pink and blue combo but the shoe also comes in black, Espresso and orange & pink.

Available from Crocs stores nationwide and online from the Crocs South Africa website.

3. Typo Travel Journal – prices starting from R199

Typo Journals

Travelling just isn’t the same without a journal. Whether you’re making a note of your journey, sketching or saving photos in a photo journal, a travel journal is a great way to remember your trip long after you’ve left. This new range of activity journals from Typo is sure to keep you entertained for hours while you travel. The journals, which cater to all personalities, boast a range of activities including Photo Journals – for capturing special memories, Drawing Journals – to release the artist within, and for the adventures, the Bucket List Journal.

Available from Typo stores nationwide. 

4. Mr Price Home Travel Mug – R59.99

Mr Price Mug

No road trip is complete without coffee. If you’re hitting the road then you will no doubt need this super cute travel mug porcelain mug with silicone lid. It’s perfect for traveling and can hold everything from coffee to chai lattes with ease. Plus, it will help ensure that there are no messy spills along the way.

Available from Mr Price Home stores and online from Mr Price Home online