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The Tip

The Tip: bring an extension cord


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If you’re going overseas to a country that uses different electrical sockets, bring one plug converter and a small extension cord with three or more outlets for US plugs. You can charge your computer, your camera battery, and your phone all at once without a fistful of expensive converters.

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