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Best Travel Hats for Bug Protection, Sun, Wide Brim, Crushable, Tilley

Best Travel Hats – The hat I usually took with me when traveling was an old baseball hat. It was “broken in,” fit me well, packed well (I usually put socks inside it in my bag to save on space), and would keep the sun out of my eyes. It served it the purpose I needed. The baseball hat provided shade, looked decent, and covered up a bad hair day. These are all important qualities … Read more

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Fitbit for Kids and Family ~ Why I Love the Fitbit Zip

It’s always a good time to establish family health commitments and improve on existing ones. Here’s why Fitbit for kids is a great idea, and why I think it will be so positive for your family. My kids love their Fitbit Zip activity trackers. They have helped our family be more active and have gotten my kids away from wanting to play with their electronics all of the time. I wasn’t sure what to think … Read more

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Lightweight Luggage and Suitcases Reviews for Frequent Travelers

Lightweight luggage reviews are important to consider when you plan on travelling to any destination for your vacations or business. A lot of people tend to pack heavy and face a lot of problems when they arrive at the airport. Many manage to even lose some of their bags or suitcases. Always travel light and smart so that you avoid the hassle of taking care of your bags while travelling. When you plan your next … Read more

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Samsonite Winfield vs Samsonite Omni Carry On Luggage

Samsonite Winfield vs Samsonite Omni – The right carry-on bag can make all the difference when you’re traveling. If you have one that’s heavy, isn’t on wheels, or is a bit over-sized, getting from one end of the airport to the other is nothing but a hassle. In addition, there’s the difficulty of lugging that bag up the narrow aisle of the airplane or trying to hoist it into the overhead bin. However, traveling is … Read more

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Traveler’s Dilemma Choosing Convenience Over Sustainable Products

Green Traveler’s Dilemma Choosing Convenience Over Sustainable Products – This weekend I stopped by REI to look for some hiking boots or trail running shoes. Ideally, I want a shoe that is durable, supportive, breathable, extremely comfortable, and waterproof. Definitely waterproof. I have put off hiking on damp and rainy days because I have not yet purchased what I feel is an essential item. But choosing Gore-Tex means I will not be. Choose convenience or … Read more

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Best Travel Pants for Women that are Stylish and Comfortable

The best travel pants for women are versatile and work well with different shoes and tops already in your wardrobe. They are the comfy pants you will want to wear on the airplane and on long road trips. These travel pants will work for all of your adventures — from sightseeing to dinner. They will be your go-to pants even when you’re at home.  And they pack well and light in your carry-on luggage. So, … Read more

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Eco Friendly Shopping Bags ~ Here’s Why You Should Use Them

Eco friendly shopping bags – Lately, it seems like “going green” is everywhere. Companies, charitable organizations and even individuals are increasingly committed to saving the environment. For the uninitiated, it’s overwhelming. Is it truly necessary to give up your car, retrofit your house with solar panels and cultivate a vegetable garden to be more environmentally responsible? Eco Friendly Shopping Bags is one of the easiest ways to start “going green”. While all of these are … Read more

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Digital Luggage Scales Reviews: Save Money and the Environment

Digital luggage scales reviews – Digital luggage scales seem to be all the rage these days. Well, at least that’s what the ads I’ve seen have led me to believe. And with the increased airline baggage fees for pretty much every single U.S. airline, and stricter weight policies — “You’re 3 pounds over, that’s going to cost you!” — perhaps it’s time to invest in a luggage scale. But is this just another electronic gadget … Read more

How to Pack the Perfect Suitcase

How to Pack the Perfect Suitcase

How to Pack the Perfect Suitcase – Luggage has got to be one of the biggest hassles when it comes to traveling. It seems like there’s never enough room for the essentials, your clothes come out all wrinkled and smooshed, you end up lugging half a dozen bags, and there’s always that one little thing you forgot to bring. Whether you’re taking a weekend drive up to Canada to scope out Banff homes for sale … Read more

Men's travel Pants

Best Travel Pants for Men for Any Occasion

We have searched the market and have come up with a list of the best travel pants for men who love to travel or just be comfortable in day-to-day activities. Best Travel Pants for Men Columbia Men’s Silver Ridge Convertible Pant Outdoor Research Men’s Ferrosi Pants Columbia Men’s Global Adventure III Pant Men’s Global Traveler Pant Royal Robbins What we look for as we rated the best men’s travel pants: Lightweight Wrinkle-free after unpacking Crease-free … Read more