This is a compact goose down pillow with Egyptian cotton cover that is not too hard or too soft. It will come in handy in car, plane, train, bus, but also when your hotel pillow is too firm. You can even use this pillow at home for extra sleep support or back support on your desk chair. The ComfyDown is breathable, durable, washable, and hypoallergenic. You can also have the company custom fill the pillow to your desired firmness.