Travel Gear Advice and Reviews

Guide to the Best Travel Money Belts and Security Pouches

POSTED June 22nd 2019 BY Beth Williams
The Best Money Belts to Hide Money, Credit Cards, and Passports Travel Smart and Keep Valuables Close and Secure The best travel money belt is a security money belt or pouch and it can be your most important travel accessory, especially when visiting busy and popular tourist attractions. It is in these locations where pickpockets and thieves target tourists. Shield and protect your valuables from...
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Why You Need a Security Camera Strap

POSTED January 20th 2019 BY Beth Williams
Safeguard Your Camera with an Anti-Theft Camera Strap An anti-theft camera strap can help you bring home your saved memories plus your valuable camera. “Camera snatches,” or “cut and run” camera thefts, usually occur in tourist locations. Smart thieves recognize the value of your equipment and can be quick to find a way to relieve you from it.  It’s easy to be distracted either intentionally...
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Pack Smart, Pack Light, and Pack Right

POSTED November 20th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Your best chance of packing just the right amount of clothes is to plan what you will wear each day or by activity re-using as many items as possible. How to pack a suitcase is a bit of an art. Think a long sleeve shirt could be a light jacket over a t-shirt or be worn separately. Over-packing will also leave less room in your...
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Early Black Friday Specials

POSTED November 9th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Every year I vow to get my shopping done earlier, and every year the holidays come earlier.  The good news is that some Black Friday specials are already available now to help with my shopping and hopefully yours too. These items are not just for travelers, yet could make their next adventure more comfortable, convenient and memorable. We’ve done our homework regarding styles and values...
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Pickpocket Proof Clothing

POSTED October 19th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Travelers are targets for savvy pickpockets and thieves. Tourist season is their busy season. Now your clothing can function as what separates you from a pickpocket. Scarves, pants, shirts, socks, and underwear now have discreet and hidden pockets designed to hold valuables close and secure.  These clever travel clothes make great bon voyage gifts too. Here are a few of our favorites items. Made with soft and...
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RFID Pickpockets – Stop’em with RFID Blocking Gear

POSTED October 18th 2018 BY Beth Williams
You may think of a pickpocket as a person that bumps into you to steal your wallet, but now there’s a different kind of pickpocketing and it’s called electronic pickpocketing. How do RFID pickpockets work, and why can they be so devastating?  Tech-savvy RFID pickpockets, which are also known as “digital thieves,” can now silently download your personal credit card information and ID data with handheld “skimming” devices,  including...
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Portable Door Locks for Travel

POSTED September 12th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Which Portable Door Lock / Alarm is Best for My Travel Needs?  A portable door lock or door stopper with an alarm can offer peace of mind for you and your family whether on vacation, for an overnight stay, or at home. Do you have a student in a dorm? Are you staying in a vacation rental or cabin? Chances many of these locations just...
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Sherpani Travel Bags

POSTED August 25th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Sherpani, from Boulder, Colorado is American designed and inspired. These travel bags will take you around the world or around town. Style and functionality are yours with a bag from Sherpani. Shop the Vibe Crossbody Bag Now    Shop the Jag Crossbody Bag Now     Shop the Indie Buff Chai Backpack Now     Shop the Sadie Birch Crossbody Bag Now   Shop Rebel Crossbody...
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