When traveling with your GoPro you need to consider what accessories to take with you. I wrote about some quick tips on what to consider when packing Your GoPro here: GoPro For Traveling: 5 Easy Tips for GoPro Users and a summary of some of the best and most essential travel accessories in an article Here: Top 10 GoPro Accessories For Traveling
This time, let`s take a look at what GoPro accessories you should pack when you are traveling to Las Vegas, the sin city.
There are a few things to consider: Vegas vacation is mostly a city trip and you will be spending a lot of time in hotels, casinos, restaurants and basically you will spend a lot of time indoors so you won’t be needing heavy-duty weatherproof gear. The lighter you pack the better.
Vegas vacation is mostly a city trip and you will be spending a lot of time in hotels, casinos, restaurants and basically, you will spend a lot of time indoors so you won’t be needing heavy-duty weatherproof gear. The lighter you pack the better.
You are always in close range of power outlets! This will save you on some valuable luggage because you don`t really need to pack a lot of extra batteries or a charger. A charging cable and one battery will probably be enough.
You will get some awesome cityscape photos at night! Las Vegas is full of bright lights from hotels, casinos and if you take a stroll on The Strip you get some amazing photo opportunities. The important thing to remember is get a tripod! A small tripod should be enough or grab the SLOPES attachment that will fit in your pocket and will be your most versatile GoPro accessory on the trip. Make sure you turn on Night Mode for low light situations!
If you want to get some candid videos and photos on the busy streets get the GoPro Chest Harness. With the Chest Harness you can walk around without people noticing your GoPro so you avoid looking like a silly tourist, pointing your camera at strangers and pissing them off!
Las Vegas is not just about casinos though. The city sits in the middle of the beautiful Mojave desert that offers wide range of really cool adventures.
Some of the coolest things to do is an ATV safari in the desert of fly over the amazing city. You can get some sweet deals for adventures from awesomeadventures.com or if you love water sports you should consider booking a kayak trip on the Colorado River.
Whatever you choose and whatever rocks your boat make sure you take the right accessories with you so you get the best footage. A Good GoPro selfie stick is probably something you don`t want to leave behind. This will serve you in every terrain possible and should be your number one pick when packing for a vacation in Vegas.
But if you are not that outdoorsy and the thrill of casinos is what excites you the most then there are so many famous casinos that will keep you entertained for days! Red Rock Casino, MGM, El Cortez or Palms Casino are just a few of the most famous and glamorous ones. But be sure to brush up on your poker, or slots skills – you don`t want to leave the city empty handed! You can practice your slots skills here.
So whether you are after a luxurious hotel and casino experience or want to get dirty driving dune buggies make sure you go prepared! Think it through and pack the essential accessories you need the most!