Many people who are traveling internationally for the first time, often forget that every country has a different plug that may not be compatible with your charger. This may create problems when you want to charge your devices or gadgets. Hence, you need to keep these things in mind before you make your first international travel.
Check whether you need a Travel Adaptor
Different countries have different power outlets that may not be compatible with the kind of plug (เต้าเสียบ, which is a term in Thai) that you have. Hence, make sure that you check the shape of the power outlets in the country that you are visiting. This can be done by simply searching online. Those who may have travelled to the country that you are visiting, often give information about the power outlets in their travelogues.
Are Travel Adaptors Easily Available?
Earlier, travel adaptors were not easily available in the market as international travel was only meant for business purposes. However, today, there are more and more people who travel internationally for vacations increasing the demand for travel adaptors. These adaptors are now easily available in the market. You can also buy them online from e-commerce sectors.
What Type of Adaptor Should you Buy?
Each country has different power outlets and hence, travel adaptors may vary. It varies not only according to the design but also according to the voltage. It is better to research your adaptor’s voltage. Too little or too much voltage can damage your device or gadget. Hence, check what is the voltage of power outlets in the country that you are visiting.
Do you need a Universal Adapter?
Universal adapters make a perfect choice if you are traveling to multiple countries. They are compatible with any device or gadget and power outlets. You can use them in different countries as they have different options in a universal adapter.
How much does a Universal Adapter?
Just like any other travel adapter, a universal adapter price is quite reasonable. The price varies from model to model. There are different range of universal adapters that you can choose from. You may find some discounts if you are buying an adapter online. However, the universal adapter price (universal adaptor ราคา, a term in Thai) is available within anyone’s budget as they are not expensive.
How Many Travel Adaptors do you Need?
The number of travel adaptors depends on how many devices you are planning to carry with you. However, if you are staying in a hotel, then you have to keep in mind that any hotel will have only 2-3 power outlets.