An alternative to the wake-up call: Here is a round-up of clocks that travel well from home to hotel.
These clocks are small enough to be tucked into a travel bag, strong enough to do their job, and stylish enough to appease the design enthusiast. Staying home? Take a look at our previous post: 10 Easy Pieces: Bedside Alarm Clocks for more ideas.
Above: Kikkerland's Classic Travel Alarm Clock nestles into a faux-leather case in black or red; it's a handsome choice for a good price: $10 at All Modern.
Above: Braun's Mini Travel Alarm Clock was designed in 1971 and reissued in 2011 with the blessing of designer Dietrich Lubs. It's available in black or white and costs $30 at Fitzu.
Above: Muji's Travel Alarm Clock is conveniently integrated into a small travel case; $39.50.
Above: From UK designer Jasper Morrison, the Punkt Alarm Clock is available in red, white, or black aluminum, with a glass face; $145.
Above: One of our favorite clocks in miniature: the Mondaine Swiss Railway Travel Alarm Clock sits in a heavy brushed-silver case and comes in a black leather travel pouch; $185 through Amazon.