If you wish to deliver a normal-shaped pillow with you in your travels, however you do not wish to waste area in your baggage, Therm-a-Rest’s compressible pillow is the one for you. It is available in a wide range of sizes, however the small one might be best for many vacationers.
The small pillow measures 12 x 16 x 4 inches when it is open and 13 x 4 x 4 inches when it is compressed. It weighs simply 7 ounces, which is kind of spectacular. The foam filling is 4-inches thick and fairly snug. Its polyester cowl is comparatively snug, and it is available in just a few enjoyable colours. The pillow is machine cleanable, which is good.
When you’re finished utilizing the pillow in flight, you can roll it up and pop it within the drawstring pouch till you want to make use of it once more at your resort or campsite.
Buyers on Amazon are very keen on this pillow, and it has a 4.3-star score based mostly on greater than 2,000 critiques. Experts from the Outdoor Gear Lab additionally gave this pillow an amazing score, and the reviewer’s solely grievance is that it’s a bit heavy for backpackers. However, if you’re simply throwing it in your carry-on bag or purse to be used on a airplane, that is most likely not an enormous deal.
The pillow is kind of reasonably priced, too, with costs starting from about $20 to $35 based mostly on dimension and coloration.
If you suppose the small pillow is just too tiny for you, the medium measures 14 x 18 x 4 inches expanded, 14 x 5 x 6 inches compressed, and weighs 9 ounces; whereas the big measures 16 x 23 x 4 inches expanded, 16 x 7 x 7 inches compressed, and weighs 12 ounces. There’s additionally an XL model that measures 16.5 x 27 x 4 inches expanded, 18 x 7 x 7 inches compressed, and weighs 15 ounces. — Malarie Gokey
Pros: Compresses to a travel-friendly dimension, normal-shaped pillow, many sizes and colours, reasonably priced
Cons: May be heavy for backpackers, smaller choices obtainable