The 11 Essential Items No Seasoned Traveler Ever Leaves Home Without

If you love to travel, you’ve certainly experienced this nightmarish scenario at least once: you make it halfway to the airport or check in at your hotel, only to realize that you’ve left behind one of your must-have items. Never fear! We’re here with the ultimate travel checklist to keep you from embarking on your next journey without the essentials.

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Tell us, fellow travelers: are there any easily overlooked must-haves that you never leave home without? We’d love to hear your recommendations, so share your thoughts in the comment section below!