Invest in comprehensive travel insurance for peace of mind, covering medical emergencies, trip cancellations, and lost luggage, especially for elderly travellers.
Pack regular medications, prescriptions, generic names, and extras for international refills, and consider packing extras for unexpected delays.
Bring portable, compact, spare batteries or charging devices for adaptive devices like canes, walkers, or hearing aids during your trip.
Keep photocopies of your passport, driver's license, travel itinerary, and emergency contacts separate and store them on a secure online platform for easy access.
Invest in a universal power adapter to charge your devices without hassle due to varying plug configurations in different countries.
Pack a compact first-aid kit with essentials like bandaids, antiseptic wipes, pain relievers, and medications for minor injuries or unexpected health issues.
Pack climate-appropriate clothing & footwear layers, moisture-wicking fabrics, a wide-brimmed hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen for comfort and sun protection at your destination.
Pack comfort items like a pillow, lightweight blanket, or favourite book for long flights or relaxation.
Compiled By Himani Verma