The possibilities for travel over the summer months are endless -- from the picturesque deserted islands of the Pacific to the crowded, cobbled streets of Rome.

Travel abroad, however, can also challenge any wanderer technologically and geographically. What if your cell phone doesn't work in Tokyo? What if your laptop dies in Madrid? What if you're lost in Buenos Aires?

Whether you're traveling to far off foreign lands this summer or only as far as a tank of gas will take you, your trip can be cleared of a lot of pesky roadblocks and speed bumps by picking up some of the newest travel gadgets on the market today.

From GPS devices to the most innovative chargers known to man, the five following travel devices can be timesavers and lifesavers when you're traveling abroad.