How To Use Packing Cubes + [Tried and Tested] Reviews

Packing Cubes

Travel has become more complicated today. Numerous airlines have placed restrictions on the number of luggage pieces a single traveler can check and take aboard a plane, as well as size and weight limitations for each piece of luggage.This has put a lot of pressure on travelers to pack lighter and simpler, often making difficult choices to pack what is …

Keen UNEEK Corded Sandal Shoes

Keen UNEEK Corded Sandal Shoes | Practical Travel Gear 2

In the footwear world, there are hundreds of “me too” styles for every one that’s truly innovative. A little tweak here, a little change there, but not much that’s really unique. Then something comes along that’s so different they have to call it…UNEEK. Are these shoes? Are they sandals? Are they just a few pieces of rubber and cloth held …

Lighted Getaway Toiletry Bag From Grand Trunk

Lighted Getaway Toiletry Bag From Grand Trunk | Practical Travel Gear 1

Take the frequent traveler favorite, the hanging toiletry kit, then make one little change that has a huge impact. That’s the story with this new Getaway toiletry bag with a built-in light and mirror from Grand Trunk. We can argue all day about what’s essential and what’s not when you’re packing light, but almost everyone has to have some kind …

Hi-tec Altitude Lite 1 Waterproof Hiking Boots

Hi-tec Altitude Lite 1 Waterproof Hiking Boots | Practical Travel Gear 1

In the title I call these “boots,” but that word certainly doesn’t conjure up an accurate image of the lightweight Altitude Lite Waterproof footwear from Hi-Tec. These may be the lightest over-the-ankle shoes/boots I’ve ever strapped on for a hike: they weigh in at just a shade more than a pound each, which is in line with a lot of …