14 Important Gadgets for travel bloggers they Should Invest In


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Hey Jetsetter Extraordinaire! 🌍✈️ Ready to turn your travel blog into a wild ride of adventures, laughs, and pixel-perfect moments? Buckle up because we've got the lowdown on the '14 Important Gadgets for Travel Bloggers They Should Invest In'—and trust us, this isn't your average packing list!

Picture this: you, armed with gadgets so cool they make James Bond jealous, ziplining through content creation challenges and dodging lackluster blogs like a blogging ninja. From capturing sunsets that make your followers swoon to outrunning a Wi-Fi-less nightmare, we've got the gadgets that'll have you saying, 'Why didn't I have these sooner?

Now, if you’re wondering what their secret is, it’s this: top-notch equipment. Here’s a guide for every Travel Blogger.

essential Gadgets For Travel Bloggers 

Check out the modern blogging gadgets and Packing accessories for travel you need to succeed in your passion and career. Travel and keep creating content.

1. Hynes Eagle Travel Backpack

Travel Backpack for blogger

Since you’re mostly on-the-go, you need a travel bag that can carry most of your stuff and equipment without having to squeeze everything in.

Good news - the Hynes Eagle Travel Backpack has 40L capacity with 3 compartments. Plus, the bag comes with packing cubes to help you organize even better. 

The front compartment has interior slot pockets where you can store your travel documents.

You don’t have to keep on opening your whole bag just to hand over your passport or ticket.

The middle compartment has 2 pockets that can fit a 15.6-inch laptop and a 10.5-inch tablet. 

The sleeves are padded so you don’t have to worry about scratches.

For the main compartment, it has 2 sides; one side is for your clothes and gear while the other side is a mesh zip pocket where you can store other travel essentials. 

More than this bag’s capacity and organizability, another thing that makes this bag great is that it’s designed to keep up with mobility.

You can either carry it as a backpack or on its side using the handle. This solves the hassle of having to put your backpack on and off every once in a while.

Think about going through multiple inspection gates at the airport.

Speaking about airports, this bag is flight approved which means you can take it with you as a carry-on and it can fit on the under-seat compartment as much as the overhead bin. 

What We Like:

  • Versatile
  • 3 compartments
  • Travel-sized
  • Multiple interior pockets

What We Don’t Like:

  • Prone to overstuffing

2. Canon Powershot SX740 HS Digital Camera

Canon PowerShot SX740 Digital Camera for travel blogger
One of the most important gadgets for travel bloggers is the camera. You need to be able to take shots that tap into your readers’ imagination.

In blogging, images give your blog life and make your readers feel connected. With Canon Powershot  SX740 HS’s features, you’ll be able to show the real beauty in every shot.

This camera has 20.3 Megapixels which is perfect for capturing beautiful images. Sometimes, distance can be an issue.

With 40x Optical Zoom, you can take clear shots even from afar. Plus, it also has an image stabilizer which corrects unwanted shakes and accidental movements. Get ready to take sharper pictures.

The Powershot SX740 HS is very lightweight and compact, you can do away with those bulky cameras without sacrificing quality. 

What We Like:

  • 40x Optical Zoom
  • Optical Image Stabilizer
  • Zoom Framing Assist
  • Built-in WiFi and Bluetooth
  • 4K Video and 20.3MP Camera

What We Don’t Like:

  • Some buttons are recessed
  • LCD not touchscreen

3. Jumper EZpad 6 Pro

Tablet with Keyboard for travel blogger
As a Travel Blogger, your main task is to write and travel.

However, it may be difficult to find a place to sit and feel comfortable writing when you’re constantly on the move.

With the Jumper EZpad 6 Pro, you can just grab it whenever you feel like writing - it doesn’t matter where you are.

If the space is tight and you’d rather type with a tablet, just unplug the keyboard then you’re good to go.

This is an 11.6-inch device which means it can fit inside your bag nicely.

Plus, you don’t have to worry about storage, this comes with 64GB of internal but it supports up to 128GB expansion with the use of TF cards.

It also has the ports you need such as Mini HDMI, TF card, USB, micro USB, Type C, and a headphone jack. 

What We Like:

  • Portable
  • 2-in-1 Laptop and Tablet
  • Sufficient Storage

What We Don’t Like:

  • Touchscreen may lag
  • Not lightweight
  • 6-hr battery life

4. Epicka Universal Travel Adapter

Universal Travel Adapter for travel blogger
When you’re out of the country, you may encounter sockets that will require you to have an adapter before you can plug anything.

This is inevitable but we can all agree it can be hassling to carry multiple adapters just to be sure you can charge your devices.

With Epicka Universal Travel Adapter, you’ll never have to worry about bringing the wrong adapter. Plus, 

This adapter also has 4 USB ports so you can charge multiple devices all at once. 

What We Like:

  • Has USB Ports
  • Lightweight
  • Easy-to-Use

What We Don’t Like:

  • Does not convert voltage
  • Too wide; may cover up 2nd socket
  • Doesn’t support appliances and Type D, M, and H (Big/Small South Africa, India, and Israel)

5. LaCie Rugged Raid Pro

External Hard Drive for blogger

When you’re a travel blogger, one of the most important things you need to have is a HardDrive to keep all your photos, videos, and files.

Since you need to have sharp and crisp images, you need a heavy-duty HardDrive to store them in.

LaCie Rugged Raid Pro has 4TB capacity which is larger than usual. You don’t have to worry about maxing out your space. 

Since you’re traveling, you need to be prepared for anything that may happen.

Often, you’ll find yourself doing fun activities that may risk damage to your gear such as water and mountain activities - or sometimes, the unavoidable just happens wherein you’ll just drop things all of a sudden.

Then you worry about losing files you worked hard for. This HardDrive is built for All-Terrain use with its Drop, Shock, Dust, and Water Resistance.

This means you can enjoy physical activities without having to worry about breaking stuff. 

We all know that big files mean slower transfer. Well, LaCie puts an end to that. Not only is this HardDrive durable, but it has speeds of up to 250MB/s which means you can transfer big files in no time and browse files smoothly. 

What We Like:

  • Extreme Drop, Shock, Dust, and Water resistance
  • 4TB Capacity
  • iOS Compatible
  • Rescue Data Recovery Services

What We Don't Like: 

  • Bulky

6. Garmin Vívomove Luxe Hybrid Smartwatch

Garmin watch for bloggers

Enjoying different activities can make you forget about time and other important matters. You’ll need a gadget that can remind you of the little things that you tend to forget.

This watch may look like an ordinary watch but if you tap on it, you get the benefits of the advanced smart features of a smartwatch. 

First off, when you’re too busy and focused on something, you’ll barely have time to check on your phone.

This watch helps you out by displaying emails, messages, and other alerts you’ve set on your phone so you can keep yourself updated without having to stop what you’re doing. 

The other important thing you tend to forget about is your health. This Garmin Hybrid Smartwatch tracks your energy level, stress, and heart rate so you can be aware and manage yourself better.

It also tracks your sleep and hydration so you can be sure you’re getting enough. Then just like any other smartwatch, you can connect your GPS to track your activities like steps taken and floors climbed.

For women, it tracks your menstrual cycle too and that’s a plus.

What makes this hybrid smartwatch more sophisticated is that it allows you to make contactless payments and purchases from participating banks.

If you’re thinking about its battery life with all of those features, a fully charged battery will last you up to 5 days in smart mode and 7 days in watch mode. That’s pretty awesome. 

What We Like:

  • Hidden Display of Smart Features
  • Contactless Payments
  • Smart Notifications and Tracking

What We Don’t Like:

  • Naps are not tracked to add to Sleep Count
  • Thick Casing

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7. Columbia Redmond V2

Shoe for bloggers
Travel Bloggers need to have the right pair of shoes. The Columbia Redmond V2 is designed for all-terrain use. Aside from its durability, it’s built to keep you comfortable in every step.

You don’t even have to worry about getting it wet. This pair is made of nu-buck leather and waterproof mesh. It’s the best feeling to not have to worry about your shoes when you’re trying to have fun.

What We Like:

  • Waterproof
  • All-terrain traction
  • High-grip

What We Don’t Like:

  • Initial uncomfortable breaking phase
  • Sizing is a bit different; get about half-size bigger

8. Skyroam Solis X

WiFi Smartspot for travel blogger

The thing about Travel Bloggers is that they can’t afford to not be online when they have to.

Being uncertain of the WiFi access of the different places you’ll go to, it’s best to have your own hotspot to carry around. Plus, it’s difficult to only have to rely on the establishments for WiFi access. 

In addition to that convenience, a fully charged Skyroam Solis X can last you at least 16 hours and it supports 130 different countries.

Plus, this device also doubles as your Power Bank. It has 4,700 mAh so you can charge your gadgets even while on-the-go.

What We Like:

  • Built-in 4700mAh Power bank
  • Share wiFi connection with up to 10 devices
  • App Controlled Remote Camera
  • Supports 130 countries
  • Has Smart Assistant
  • Flexible WiFi Plans

What We Don’t Like:

  • Built-in video camera and microphone defaults to Always On; can be turned off using the app
  • Photos and Videos can only be accessed via Skyroam Cloud Account

9. Safedome Classic Bluetooth Tracker Card

Bluetooth Tracker Card for blogger

The more you’re traveling, the more you can’t afford to lose things. Travel Bloggers have lower chances of retrieving a lost item because they move from one place to another.

This is one of the items that you’ll often disregard until you find yourself losing something and wishing you can track it with your phone.

We tell you, as a Travel Blogger, this item is a must. Again, you have to be prepared for anything that can happen. 

With SafeDome Classic Card Tracker, you don’t ever have to worry about never finding your wallet, passport, and all the other important stuff with you.

You just have to leave one of your cards to the items you don’t want to lose. Don’t worry, the card is water resistant, slim, and thin. 

Once you have it in place, you just have to pair it with your bluetooth item finder and it will start tracking for you.

You can also save locations and create alerts if you leave your items there.

In the event wherein the card loses connection with your phone, it will alert you and give you directions to its last known location. 

It’s worth mentioning that the tracking can be reversed. If ever you lose your phone but you have the card with you, simply tap on the button on the card and it will make your phone ring even on silent. 

What We Like:

  • Water resistant
  • Thin and Slim

What We Don’t Like:

  • Battery is not rechargeable nor replaceable 
  • Standard usage will last approximately 1 year
  • Approx 50m outdoors and 25m indoors tracking range

10. TBI Pro RU13 Headphones

Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones for travel blogger

When writing, you need to be on the zone and stay in it. However, proves to be difficult if you find yourself in different places all the time.

Whether listening to music or white noise help you achieve that, you need to find a way to get it.

With TBI Pro RU13, you can easily slip on a lightweight headphone, silence everyone around you, and focus on what you have to do. 

You don’t have to worry about getting this wet, it’s waterproof. So if you find yourself needing some alone time to recharge, listen to audiobooks or whatnot, this one’s for you.

What We Like:

  • Waterproof
  • Clear sound 
  • Deep bass
  • Lightweight
  • Rechargeable; 12 hours play time

What We Don’t Like:

  • Very small power indicator 

11. Hydropal Collapsible Water Bottle

Collapsible Water Bottle for blogger

Having a career that requires full days of activities, you need to keep yourself hydrated. If you're like most of us, you tend to lose water bottles.

Sometimes you may even find yourself wondering if there's a way you can just keep them in your pocket. Hydropal’s Collapsible Water Bottle will surely put an end to that thought.

This bottle can hold up to 500mL of liquid, similar to the normal bottles.

It’s goes up to 7 inches tall when fully unfolded and can be reduced to 1.57 inches when emptied. Plus, you can choose to open it halfway if you only need a cup. 

This bottle doesn’t want to be a bother while you’re doing something. If your hands are already full, you can just attach the carabiner hook to your bag and you’re good to go.

You don’t have to hold it all the time anymore, you’ll lessen the chances of losing it too. 

What We Like:

  • Collapsible
  • Can hold 500mL of liquid
  • Leak proof
  • Heat resistant

What We Don’t Like:

  • Food-grade Silicon may leave slight odor initially
  • Not recommended to store item in bag if filled with a hot drink

12. DJI Mavic Mini Drone

Mavic Mini Combo - Drone for bloggers

As a Travel Blogger, you need to capture scenery the best way possible.

Before, to achieve those surreal shots would mean you need to have the energy and strength to go up to high places which makes it impossible if you're trying to show bodies of water.  

DJI Mavic Mini helps you achieve those eye-catching scenic shots easier. For travel bloggers who already have drones, you know how bulky they can get and it consumes most of the space in your bag.

As the name suggests, this is a mini drone and it only weighs 250 grams and is almost similar to your average smartphone. 

Don’t make the mistake of underestimating the quality of this mini drone. It’s camera has 12MP for aerial shots and 2.7k Quad HD videos which are not bad.

A fully charged mini drone can last you 30 minutes of flight time which is longer compared to other drones in the market. You can also take shots from a 2.5 mi distance. 

What We Like:

  • Can stay in-flight longer
  • 12MP aerial photos, 2.7k Quad HD videos
  • 3-axis motorized gimbal
  • Small and lightweight
  • Can reach a distance of 2.5 mi 
  • 30-minute flight time

What We Don’t Like:

  • No onboard storage
  • App consumes a lot of phone battery
  • Needs WiFi
  • No collision detection
  • Does not look for landing pad

13. GoPro Max

GoPro MAX — Waterproof for travel blogger

There will be times wherein you'll find yourself doing activities that you would love to share to your followers but can't because you wouldn't want to risk damaging your gadget.

Most of the time, you wish you had a couple more hands to help you take shots.

With having a GoPro Max around, you'd be able to take 360-degree shots of your actions. This gear is great for showing your followers true to life actions of your activities. 

What We Like:

  • Hypersmooth stabilization
  • Video quality of 1080p
  • 6 microphones; no wind interference, shaky helmet, unwanted background noise, etc.

What We Don’t Like:

  • Lighting can affect 360 shots
  • No night mode

14. Solar Charger Power Bank

power bank for bloggers

The point we’ve been stressing out on this article is to always be prepared and have gears durable enough to withstand different weather conditions and activities.

Since you’re almost always going out, you need to make sure your gears won’t run out of power. Ordinary power banks may not be able to supply enough power to keep your devices from draining. 

The QQEER Power Bank has 20000 mAh which is more than enough to keep multiple devices fully charged for a day’s travel.

In cases wherein you forget to charge the power bank or just don’t have enough time, you don’t need to worry because this power bank has solar charging feature.

Meaning to say, as long as there’s sun, your power bank won’t lose charge. 

It’s long battery life is not the only thing that makes this power bank special.

It has Intelligent Security Protection which automatically prevents over-current, over-voltage, overload, short-circuit, etc. More importantly, it’s water, dirt, shot, and drop resistant too.

What We Like:

  • Solar charging
  • Water, Dirt, Shock, and Drop Resistant
  • Intelligent Security Protection
  • With Flashlight and Steady-SOS-Strobe mode
  • Can charge 2 devices at a time
  • 26800 mAh 

What We Don’t Like:

  • Needs 6-7 hours to fully charge using external charger
  • Bulky

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