RTW Travel Essential: Universal Plug Adapter
In this day and age of traveling with a ton of gadgets, gear, and jet-setting, one of the biggest must travel must-haves is a universal travel plug adapter. This is an important essential for round the world trip since you’ll be in different countries with different voltage plugs.
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The world has not agreed on one voltage which drives me crazy. I needed a universal travel plug adapter so I can plug my laptop, charge my camera batteries and all my other gear while traveling around the world. I originally purchased the Conair universal power adapter. It made it through Asia and then over to Europe with me but was stolen in Spain. I ended up purchasing plugs along the way for the rest of the trip which was costly. There is a Muji one that I love but the third or ground hole didn’t fit my older Macbook. Having a single plug adapter is so much more handy, you just have to make sure you have an extension cord when plugs are limited in places like hostels where there’s a room full of travelers needing to charge up. Tumi also makes a flat one now that looks really cool.
Here are a handful of different choices for universal power adapters: