My travel essentials


I bought this for my mother many years ago, she gave it back when in a rest home as liked the electric one better … so do I, but on the road this is perfect. Made from cotton and bamboo.


An umbrella drops the temperature by many degrees when traveling in hot places. I didn’t believe that until I tried it – I use it for the sun 100 times more than for rain.

Author: Heather - the kiwi travel writer

Nomadic travel-writer, photographer, author & blogger. See more on and Amazon for my books (heather hapeta)