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Smell Proof Backpacks When Hiking With Kids

Smell Proof Backpacks – When you’re enjoying the great outdoors with a young child, it’s all-but-inevitable that you’ll have to pack some stinky items. After all, most babies and toddlers will need a diaper change if you’re spending more than an hour on the trail. Additionally, you never know when some kind of diaper emergency may arise. Since it’s vital that you pack out everything that you pack into the wilderness, you may be stuck with carrying a stinky diaper. That’s why smell-proof backpacks are the ideal solution for adventurous parents and little ones who are on the go. Best Daypack for Travel Smell Proof Backpacks When Hiking With Kids These even come in handy when you’re in any public place and don’t have immediate access to a garbage can. Many companies are manufacturing smell proof backpacks. Used to transport sweaty gym clothes, recreational marijuana and anything else that might … Read more

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10 Hacks to Upgrade Your Bicycle

Upgrade Your Bicycle – So, you’ve ‘gone green’ and decided to ride your bicycle instead of driving a car or taking public transport? Congrats, you’re doing your part to reduce carbon emissions! But, isn’t cycling boring? It can often be perceived that way, especially if you conjure up images of the city slicker with his safety helmet on weaving through the rush hour traffic. However, there are many fun things you can do with your bike and one of them is to spend time modifying and upgrading it. Our top tips for upgrading your bicycle Upgrade Your Bicycle Tires Newbie cyclists often overlook tires, but they can radically change the handling, feel, and performance of your bike. If you want to grip the road better and ride faster, you should definitely consider upgrading the stock tires. One increasingly popular innovation are tubeless tires, i.e. those that don’t need an inner … Read more

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Best Travel Hair Dryers You Can Use Everyday

The best travel hair dryers are light and easy to pack. Modern science and technology have influenced travel hair dryers. Now they are small enough for you to justify taking one with you, especially if you have thick hair or long hair. As you pack light for your vacation, you may decide to bring one along. It is as important as the other things you are organizing for your trip and for your daily hairstyling routine. If possible, you want to bring your favorite hairbrush, shampoo, and conditioner. You can most likely tuck them easily in a carry-on bag or backpack.  There are dozens of travel blow dryers available. Most of them promise something unique: “40% faster drying time,” “Ionic Technology,” or “Best for Extra-Fine Hair!” The advertising and marketing is endless. In reality, there is such a great variety of hair dryers today that it may be hard to know … Read more

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Travel Jackets Rain Jackets, Fleece Jackets, Lightweight Jackets

Continuing on with our travel clothing week series, today’s post is all about the best travel jackets and what type of coat you should bring with you when you travel. One note about travel jackets that doesn’t necessarily apply to all of our clothing posts. If you’re investing in a coat that will survive your trip and longer – don’t skimp out. You’ll be happier in the long run if you get a good jacket that will last for decades and not a cheap off brand jacket that will fall apart after a few trips. Take it from someone who has been there, Best Travel Pants for Women that are Stylish and Comfortable and my best travel jackets for women articles. Here are some questions to consider before taking a look at our travel jacket recommendations below: Before Buying a Travel Jackets Ask Yourself What Type of Climate Are You … Read more

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Best Travel Backpack ~ 9 Tips to Choose the Best Travel Backpack

Walk into any REI and you’re bound to be overwhelmed by the number of backpack options. Should I choose medium or large? Unisex or women’s? Blue or black? With so many choices, it’s no wonder travelers struggle to find the perfect backpack, the most important piece of travel gear. But it’s not impossible. Here’s how to find the best backpack for you.