Skip to content

Chris Guill

Having spent most of his adult life traveling for business Chris is obsessed with the latest business and travel gear. He lives in Boise with his wife and 2 boys.
ReBound Jogger

2019 GoLite Mens ReBound Jogger and ReActive Boxer Briefs

Proviz_Bibs_men_lg

Review: Proviz Sportive Men’s Cycling Bib Shorts

Nau-PantsSweater

Nau Mens Kush Pants and Stealth Crew Neck Sweater

Lems_1

Lem’s Trailhead Men’s Lightweight Hikers

proviz-switch-backpack-cover

Proviz Switch Reversible Backpack Cover

IMG_0442

Are Conner Hats the Best Hats On Earth? Nathan Hemp Mesh and Mt Warning Wool Hat

IMG_0592

Mens Lowa San Francisco GTX – Versatile and Great Looking Travel Shoe

IMG_0595

Boulder Denim Review and Kickstarter For Denim 2.0

IMG_0240

Brooks of England Sparkhill Backpack

IMG_0956

Lowa Rocket Rock Climbing Shoes

Ursa Major Force Field Daily Defense Lotion – SPF 18

By Chris Guill / February 14, 2017 /
Read More
Wraps Wearable Braided Wristband Headphone Earbuds

Best Stylish Headphones – Wraps CORE Wristband

By Chris Guill / February 14, 2017 /
Read More
Lowa Women's Palermo WS Casual Shoe

Lowa Palermo – Comfortable And Stylish Casual Sneaker – A Quick Review

By Chris Guill / November 26, 2016 /

Lowa, a brand you normally think about as high end, technical hiking shoes, has started putting out some of the most innovative casual shoes on the market.  I have nearly worn out the running shoes Lowa sent me a year ago and was hoping for another pair this year. This year Lowa sent me and my wife their…

Read More
Various Magellan Travel Products

In Review: Various Magellan Travel Products

By Chris Guill / July 28, 2016 / Comments Off on In Review: Various Magellan Travel Products

If you are a frequent traveler for business or leisure, then you understand the importance of accessories that make traveling hassle-free. For most, traveling in comfort is high on the priority list. Especially for those unpleasant long flights. Magellan’s offers a broad variety of high quality travel clothing as well as convenient electronics, and suitable…

Read More

Columbia Travel Clothes For Women

By Chris Guill / July 22, 2016 / Comments Off on Columbia Travel Clothes For Women

As a woman, it can be tough to find the right clothes for the right outdoor adventure. Looking for the perfect outdoor jacket that is durable, comfortable, and fashionable – and that fits right – can be a frustrating experience. But with Columbia travel clothing line for women, it doesn’t have to be. Columbia has…

Read More
TravelPro and High Sierra Travel Bags

TravelPro and High Sierra Travel Bags Reviewed

By Chris Guill / July 11, 2016 / Comments Off on TravelPro and High Sierra Travel Bags Reviewed

eAs wonderful as it is, traveling can be stressful. Whether you are traveling for leisure or business it is essential that your suitcase has the interior capacity needed, durability, and meets airline luggage regulations to avoid unexpected fees. My wife and I have (happily) used the same Travelpro carry-on rollerboards for the past decade —…

Read More

Avalanche Clothing Review | A New Favorite

By Chris Guill / July 10, 2016 / Comments Off on Avalanche Clothing Review | A New Favorite

Here at PracticalTravelGear we love trying out new brands and after meeting the amazing people at Avalanche clothing we could not wait to get our hands on a few of their items to review. Avalanche clothing is a family owned business that started in 1987 in Salem, Massachusetts.  Avalanche is dedicated to creating high quality…

Read More
Eagle Creek Daypacks and Transformer Bags

Eagle Creek Daypacks and Transformer Bags Review

By Chris Guill / July 6, 2016 / Comments Off on Eagle Creek Daypacks and Transformer Bags Review

Morphus 2-in-1 Transformer Bag Ever need one suitcase when you start out but two when you come home? Or have limited space to store luggage where you live? This Eagle Creek Morphus Bag can be one suitcase, two suitcases, or a suitcase and a backpack. But it’s not that short and simple… I mentioned this bag back…

Read More
Eagle Creek Pack-It Specter Compression Cube Set

Best Compression Pack-it Cubes From Eagle Creek – A Quick Review

By Chris Guill / July 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Best Compression Pack-it Cubes From Eagle Creek – A Quick Review

There are plenty of packing cubes, pouches, and folders out there to get you organized in your packing, but these Specter Packing Cubes from Eagle Creek take the concept a big step forward. Instead of just giving you something to stuff your clothes into, they actually help you carry more in the same space. It’s not a radical…

Read More

Eagle Creek Backpacks Reviewed

By Chris Guill / July 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Eagle Creek Backpacks Reviewed

Eagle Creek 2-in-1 Tote and Backpack Ever have one of those times where you go somewhere with one bag and come back with two? Or you need something after arrival for carrying things to the beach or for going shopping at the local market? This handy Eagle Creek 2-in-1 Tote/Backpack stuffs down to nothing in your suitcase…

Read More