If you like to travel, and I am sure that you cannot imagine your life without traveling, but you like to drink your own tea or coffee, you should consider purchasing travel kettle that can be your sidekick on your journey. Before you do, you must check is kettle with dual voltage or not, because many countries use different voltage than United States. But, manufacturers thought about that, and most of travel kettles has options for dual voltage use. Check this before purchase just to make sure.
Travel Kettle Stainless Steel by Unold
Travel Kettle Stainless Steel by Unold has dual voltage and you can use it at 120 v or 230 v. It’s power is 1000 Watts which is more than enough for average users. Heating elements are not visible, it has capacity of 0.5 liters, and you will also get two cups. Kettle has protection against boiling on dry, when there is no water inside, it will stop working. Lamp is visible to show you when kettle is on.
Features of Unold Travel Kettle are presented in the next few sentences. This type of kettle is great if you are going on vacation soon. Dimensions of this model are 7.1 inches by 5.1 inches by 6.7 inches. Weight is only 1.3 pounds, and it’s available on Amazon since 2013. You can put it in a backpack for easy transport. Stainless steel parts are what makes this kettle so great. More than fifty percent of buyers gave it five star reviews, but there are also one star and two star ratings, so you should read all reviews before purchase. Some buyers couldn’t make converter to work and this is main downside of this product. Good thing is there is no plastic inside.
Bodum BISTRO Water Kettle
Bodum BISTRO Water Kettle comes in several different colors – black, white, red and green. Its capacity is 17 and 34 ounce. This kettle offers easy way to make your favorite tea when you are not at home. It has more than one thousand reviews and more than fifty five percent of five star reviews. You will have your water boiled in just few minutes. If you need electric water kettle, this is ideal to make coffe or tea, even instant soup if you like.
Features of Bodum Bistro kettle are listed next. Main features are simple but very effective. There is one switch to turn kettle on and off. Heating element is located at the bottom, and you can easily open lid with button. Dimensions of kettle are seven inches by four inches by seven point eight inches. Model is available on Amazon since 2012. According to reviews, kettle does great job, it is not noisy, and it is small. Some buyers noticed kettle doesn’t last long.
Bonavita Bona Voyage 0.5-Liter Electric Travel Kettle
Bonavita Bona Voyage 0.5-Liter Electric Travel Kettle is another great travel kettle. It’s available in metallic color, but if you want to spice things up, I recommend you to buy red one. Dimensions of this model are 7.1 inches by 6 inches by 5.4 inches. Model is new and it’s available on Amazon since March 2017. But, according to frequently asked questions, voltage for this model is 110 v only, you cannot use it oversea without converter.
According to reviews, this model is really awesome. It looks great, especially in red color, but if you like something more regular, metallic is right color for you. Kettle is sturdy and for a regular kettle, it works well.
Final thoughts about travel kettles
Travel kettles are great idea if you want to drink your favorite tea while on vacation. But, before you take this kettle with you, the best thing is to check with hotel management is it allowed to use kettle in your room. Many hotels don’t allow kettles because of risks of fire and accidents. Nevertheless, our list of six top rated travel kettles can help you to pick the right one.