By Lucy Buglass
Going on holiday is an exciting time, but sometimes travelling for long periods of time can be a pretty uncomfortable experience. But if you have the best pillow on the market to hand for your flight, it can be a whole lot more bearable!
Thankfully there’s a travel pillow out there that’s meant to be ideal for long-haul flights. Amazon customers are loving the Trtl pillow, and it’s racked up almost 2,000 five star reviews on the website.
What makes it so great is that it provides head and neck support when you sleep during a flight, and it’s scientifically proven too. It’s been designed with the help of chiropractors and physiotherapists.
Better yet, its design ensures it’s suitable for any neck shape, jaw, and shoulder.
According to the creators of Trtl: “If you sleep well, you create the foundation to experience more.
“Our goal in everything we do is to help you for whatever adventure life throws at you next. Make the most of your time. Sleep well. Dream big.”
And priced at just under £25, it seems like an absolute travel essential. Simply wear it like a scarf when travelling, and it creates a hammock-like effect to keep you cushioned and supported for as long as you need.
The Trtl Travel Pillow only weights 136g, so it’s great even if you’re planning on packing light. This is one pillow that won’t take up too much space on your journey.
It’s even washing machine friendly, so you can ensure it’s clean each time you take it with you.
Travellers are certainly impressed with the innovative pillow, with one review coming from a tourist who flew all the way to Australia. They wrote: "This actually works!
“I travelled to Australia on two very long flights from the UK last week. I actually slept for the first time on a plane."
Another wrote: “Bought for long haul flights. This by no means replicates the quality of sleep you get in bed, but I do get the best sleep I have ever had whilst flying when I use it (and certainly compared to inflatable ones we have bought previously)"
“Tried this based on the good reviews and wasn't disappointed. Absolute game-changer for a long haul flight", another review read.
Lucy Buglass is a Digital Writer specialising in TV, film and lifestyle content and has written for What's On TV, GoodtoKnow and Whattowatch.com. She's passionate about entertainment and spends most of her free time watching Netflix series, BBC dramas, or going to the cinema to catch the latest film releases. In her spare time, she writes film and television reviews for JumpCut Online and her own blog, Lucy Goes To Hollywood.
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