When it comes to traveling, it is easy to go overboard and buy all the latest accessories. There are just so many to choose from – how do you know which ones are actually going to improve your experience, and which are not?
In this article, we have come up with the top five travel accessories for men – accessories that are aimed at making travel easier, safer and more convenient.
The accessories we have chosen in this article are included because they offer great value for money and make the ideal gift, either for yourself or for someone you care about.
Pacsafe Metrosafe 200 GII Shoulder Bag
This is an anti-theft shoulder bag that offers protection against slash-and-grab thefts through the inclusion of the eXomesh Slashguard. The stainless steel eXomesh keeps your belongings safe without adding too much space and weight. The adjustable shoulder strap is also reinforced by the eXomesh so that it cannot easily be cut.
The bag features turn-and-lock security hooks and has zipper pulls that can be locked into place to safeguard against pickpockets.
The main compartment of the bag has a RFID blocking pocket that will stop anyone with a RFID scanner in their tracks. It prevents anyone from getting your sensitive financial information unless you physically hand them your card. You can keep your credit card, e-passport and keycard information safe in this shoulder bag.
Measurements: 3.5 x 11 x 10 inches
- Easy access organizer compartment
- RFID protection
- Two side stretch compartments for carrying whatever you want
- Concealable zipper pullers
- Security hooks
- Headphone port
- Comfortable, adjustable strap
- Only comes in green and black
- Not the most stylish option
- Card slots are smaller in size
- No pen holder
Convenience Kits Man on the Go Premium 11-piece Travel Kit
Have you ever went for a trip and realized that you forgot to pack your toothbrush or shaving gel? If yes, then this travel accessory is for you. This convenient travel kit avoids last-minute hassle while packing without adding unnecessary bulk to your luggage.
The 11-piece set is designed for complete convenience while traveling. As the name suggests, its compact design makes it perfect for the man-on-the-go. The set contains almost everything you need to keep you looking well-groomed including shaving gel, disposable razor, shampoo, conditioner, brush, comb, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste and tissue pack from popular national brands.
Measurements: 7 x 3.1 x 5 inches
- Has all the grooming basics
- Includes a travel guide
- Has TSA compliant zip top bag
- Compact in size
- Weighs 1.5 pounds
- No body wash/ soap
- No space for you to add your own toiletries
Vetelli Leather Toiletry Bag for Men (Dopp Kit) with free Travel Bottles
If you are looking for a stylish men’s toiletry bag, Vetelli Leather Toiletry Bag for Men is an excellent choice as it’s one of the best-rated toiletry bags on Amazon. It contains two big zippered compartments and two zipped inner pockets. The bag also includes two TSA compliant travel bottles and has mesh pouches to carry them.
The waterproof lining is just one of the finishing touches that make this bag convenient to use. This bag is the perfect blend of utility and style with practical elements such as large compartments and stylish elements such as the vintage leather finish and precise stitching.
Measurements: 11 x 6.2 x 6.1 inches
- Stylish vintage look
- Two compartments and additional interior zippered pockets and mesh pouches
- Includes two 2-ounce TSA compliant travel bottles with suction cups included
- Water-proof lining to prevent leaks
- Easy to clean
- Lifetime guarantee
- PU leather – this is a composite of leather scraps so, while it is made of leather, it is not crafted from a single piece of leather
- Zippers may be stiff
Rothco Undercover Travel Vest
This travel vest is designed to give you the perfect place to keep your valuables safe while traveling. With a total of 12 pockets, Rothco Undercover Travel Vest has ample space for your phone, wallet, pens, and even a tablet. You can keep your passport, credit card and other important documents secure in a hidden pocket inside the vest.
Wire pass-through ports allow you to use your earphones without the need to expose your phone or tablet. The space and utility of different pockets make it quite unnecessary to carry a day bag anymore.
Measurements: Sizes range from Small (A 34-inch chest) to XXL (A 52-inch chest).
- 100% cotton lining
- The outer fabric is a blend of 55% cotton and 45% polyester – maximizing comfort and minimizing wrinkles
- Twelve pockets total, including a pen pocket
- Hidden pocket to hide your passport/ travel documents
- Baggy fit unless you order a size smaller
- Can be a little longer
- Can be uncomfortable in hot climate
Travelambo Front Pocket Wallet Minimalist Wallets Leather Slim Wallet Money Clip RFID Blocking
If you want to do away with a lot of bulk in your pockets, this wallet has been designed for you. It fits 6 cards and your driver’s license, with a bill pouch, keeping everything separate and compact.
The pockets feature RFID blocking technology up to 13.56 MHz. This helps you to keep your credit card and driver’s license information safe from scanning.
The clear pocket is not RFID-protected, making it useful to store cards that you need to use all the time, like access cards.
Choose from one of three finishes with multiple color options – Crosshatch leather, for a trendier look, Napa leather for its soft and supple feel, or Oil wax leather for a vintage look.
Measurements: 3.3 inches X 4.1 inches X 0.12 inches
- Minimalist and slim design
- Different colors and finishes to choose from
- RFID blocking
- 6 card pockets + ID pocket
- Reduced storage space for cash
Whether you are a travel-weary businessman who lives out of a suitcase or a one-time traveler on the trip of a lifetime, these accessories can make your whole experience a lot more pleasant. Let us know if you are using any other men’s travel accessory that has made traveling easier for you.