Top 13 Things You Should Pack Before Going on Holiday

Tuesday 17th May 2022

Travel Tips
Packing for a holiday can be a stressful experience, especially if you are in a hurry. Here at Lakeside Village, we have created a guide on the ‘Top 13 Things You Should Pack Before Going on Holiday’ allowing you to stay as organised and stress-free as possible before your well-earned break.

  1. Travel Documents – Probably one of the most important things to remember on this list. Don’t forget to double or even triple check you have your travel documents before you fly.
  2. Chargers – In 2022 getting around without a mobile phone is a difficult task, don’t risk your phone running out of charge, and remember your chargers. Check out our Retail Phone Accessories kiosk to ensure you have all the chargers you need beforehand.
  3. Valuables & Money – Another essential, having some spare money is crucial, make sure to keep these belongings particularly safe in crowded areas. Check out The Baggage Factory for a wide range of stylish wallet and purse options to keep all your cards and cash organised.
  4. Plug Adaptors – Always check the electric outlets before traveling there and buy the necessary adaptors before taking off. Check out The Baggage Factory to stock up on these essentials.
  5. Headphones – Sitting behind a crying baby on the plane? Plug in your earphones and boogie along to your favourite song or binge-watch a show you have been wanting to dive into since its release. Check out our Retail Phone Accessories kiosk to ensure your ears are cry baby free.
  6. Sunglasses – Summer best friend, check out Beauty Outlet to stay both protected and stylish.
  7. A Good Book – pass the time away with our wide array of books from The Works, perfect for the whole family.
  8. Wet Wipes – Spill your favourite cocktail, a wet wipe will sort it. Check out our range of wet wipes at Beauty Outlet.
  9. Sleep Kit – Sometimes the best way to make a long flight pass by is by getting some well-needed sleep. Our Trespass store has sleep kits ready for this.
  10. Perfume & Deodorant – Check out The Fragrance Shop Twist & Spritz refillable fragrance atomisers for a sweet but convenient journey treat.
  11. Sun Cream – Want to avoid looking like a tomato? The Body Shop or Beauty Outlet can help with kind for the skin sun protection solutions.
  12. Umbrella – Opting for a staycation, sometimes the weather can be unpredictable meaning an umbrella may be needed. Check out Mountain Warehouse for some good quality rain protection.
  13. Mini Sewing Kit – Restore any clothing disasters with an easy and convenient sewing kit from B&M.