JBL Micro Wireless speaker, £49.99

Having a speaker that fits into the palm of your hand has many advantages – not least that you don't have to crush it into your hand luggage. Despite its dimimutive size, the JBR Micro pumps out a decent beat. jbl.com

QDOS Q-BOPZ, £29.99

Plant it on your phone, the car windscreen or your computer screen – the sticky QDOS Q-BOPZ, which come in seven colours, can play music for seven hours. It's water resistant too, if you, er, fancy sticking it to the side of your bath. qdossound.com

Creative MUVO 10 Portable Speaker, £49.99

It might look like a portable TV remote, but this tiled speaker packs quite a punch. The Bluetooth-enabled MUVO 10 can play music for up to eight hours, and with a grab-and-go handle, you'll never lose it. uk.creative.com