Travel Accessories

Packable Ultra-Sil Sling Bag is Tiny but Strong | Practical Travel Gear 1

Packable Ultra-Sil Sling Bag is Tiny but Strong

By Tim Leffel | February 10, 2011

We’ve reviewed a good number of Sea to Summit products here because they make a whole lot of practical travel gear and gadgets that won’t bust your budget. Since we also like to bring your attention to travel items that can pack up small, it’s time for their latest Ultra-sil product, the Sling Bag. Once…

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Cocoon Cases with Handy GRID-IT Organizers | Practical Travel Gear 1

Cocoon Cases with Handy GRID-IT Organizers

By Tim Leffel | May 19, 2010

As our gadget and cord collections keep expanding, the accessory pocket of our laptop bags or backpacks can start to look like a pit filled with electronic snakes and critters. Trying to fish out the correct accessory if you’ve been packing and unpacking in a hurry isn’t always easy. So I’m always on the lookout…

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Brunton Restore Portable Solar Power Supply | Practical Travel Gear 1

Brunton Restore Portable Solar Power Supply

By Tim Leffel | March 4, 2010

If we’re not all charging up our music players and cell phones with solar power, it’s not for lack of trying on the part of device manufacturers. Some of these solar devices actually work quite well too, like this portable power supply from Brunton. The first idea here is you can charge it up at…

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Travel Underwear from ExOfficio

By Tim Leffel | September 30, 2009

I reviewed the great travel underwear from ExOfficio a shade over two years ago at the old version of this blog, but I’m reviving the subject again because we’re giving away a set of three of them over at Perceptive Travel this month. You have to be a newsletter subscriber to get in on the…

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