QALO: A Wedding Ring Fit For Travel And Adventure – A Quick Review

Intrepid travelers as adventurers are often faced with the question of whether to wear their wedding ring on their travels. No, it’s not because they want to pretend to be single and hook up with people while they’re away from their partner, it’s because shiny things can often get unwanted attention from people who want to separate your shiny things from you, as well as…

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Chill Angel Merino Wool Pajamas For Winter

Who doesn’t love a cozy pair of pajamas, right? But for a pair to make it into Practical Travel Gear, there needs to be something new to the story. Chill Angel makes pajama sets for women out of merino wool (New Zealand wool from sheep well-used to withstanding extreme weather). Now, at first, I wasn’t sure if I wanted to sleep in wool. Would it…

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Pack It All In Eagle Creek Cargo Hauler Special Edition 60L Duffel

There are a bunch of ways you can haul your gear around the world. Lately, I’ve been seeing a lot of carry-on hard-sided rollers in the overhead bins. But for every three of them that get placed in the bins, there are one or two that get rejected—mostly because there’s just no give in those bags to squeeze into allotted space. Just because a bag…

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Hotel Saint Bernard- A Trip That Will Spark Generations of Ski Weeks

Hotel Saint Bernard Over the 2018 holiday I had finally earned enough ‘points’ with my in-laws to in be invited to attend “Ski Week” with them at the Hotel Saint Bernard. This is a hotel and a family experience that goes back a mere 20 years in their household. In the last decade, I have heard stories about the Hotel Saint Bernard, the fireplace, Jean…

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Hot Chillys Base Layer Options For Women And Kids – A Quick Review

Hot Chillys has long been a solid go-to brand in the base layer category, and it’s fun to see them step up their game with options that are as much fashionable as functional. And if you think you don’t need a base layer set-up just because you don’t enjoy winter snowsports, think again: base layers like the ones below are ideal for travelers in most…

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Hardcore Warmth With Black Diamond Cold Forge Down Hoody – A Quick Review

Cold weather can sometimes make you hesitate to get out there and have fun. You know you’ll be glad you did, but when you’re inside at a cozy hotel/resort/cabin/lodge, it’s hard to take that step to walk out the door. But when you have the Black Diamond Cold Forge Hoody along for the adventure, you won’t even hesitate. The jacket’s microlight shell and lining are…

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5.11 Tactical Gear For Men And Women- New Items for 2018

5.11 Tactical Gear for 2018 Across the country, and for most of us here in the Gem State, being able to carry a concealed fire arm or being prepared for any situation is key. With two military bases within 40 miles of each other, we have plenty of trained individuals in uniform. Perhaps it is safe to say that being prepared and not looking the…

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