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The Best Travel Adapters for Every Type of Trip, According to Frequent Travelers

5 monthes ago   |   By Slate

When you're traveling overseas, a good travel adapter is as essential as your passport. At minimum, it should be reliable, a travel gadget you can be sure isn't going to start a minor electrical fire or ruin your valuable electronics, yet compact enough to stow away in your carry-on suitcase. But otherwise, finding the best travel adapter really depends on what kind of traveler you are. So I spoke with six frequent travelers about their go-to plug and international adapters to find the best travel adapter for every type of trip, whether you're looking for a straightforward European plug...
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