We looked into the weather for early September and it was definitely going to be a challenge packing for this trip. The temperatures from day to night fluctuated drastically (at least according to the average annual forecast), so we had to pack accordingly.
We both pack quite a bit of similar items in our carry-on bag, but we also pack items that the other doesn’t. We thought we’d break down our items with our first list containing the essentials we both pack and then we’ll go into items that are unique to us individually.
There are different models of the Cabeau travel pillow and we both recently upgraded to the newest model called the Cabeau Evolution S3. We absolutely love this pillow and share our top 5 reasons why.
When traveling from one destination to another it’s always a priority for us to have functional attire and luggage. We were recently introduced to Vessel Bags and decided it was time to look into our travel bags that needed an upgrade. We specifically wanted to add a classic Boston Bag, a new toiletry bag, and a waist bag to our luggage collection.
We are huge fans of Pacsafe’s Women’s Anti-theft Backpacks and travel everywhere with our CitySafe CX backpacks. There are several reasons why we love this bag and Pacsafe recently launched a mini version of this bag. Since we already love the original size, we wanted to compare the mini size to the larger one and give you some pros and cons to help you decide which bag best suits you.
For the past couple of years World Nomads has been our go-to insurance company, but on our most recent trip to London we purchased our travel medical insurance from SafetyWing.
We get asked quite often what we wear and pack for our long haul flights and there is definitely a difference in what we wear and pack compared to the shorter flights we take.
Can you believe it’s almost Christmas? It’s that time of year where you are either ready and have your gifts wrapped or you have no idea what to get. This year we decided to put together a list and sort our recommendations by price (low to high).
We visited Banff National Park during one of the transitional months in late August to early September, so it was a tricky time of year to pack for. Mountain weather is quite unpredictable so being prepared will make your experience at Banff a whole lot more comfortable.
Two years ago, Crystal purchased her first Away Suitcase and, at the time, Away was relatively a new company (founded in 2015). It was no surprise to us that in just a few short years, Away became THE suitcase to buy if you were in the market for a new one.
I had been eyeing these leggings for about a year until I finally committed to purchasing them. If I had known how much I was going to love them, I wouldn't have waited so long.
Traveling and keeping your feet comfy can be a challenge when you don't want to wear sneakers on your entire trip. Don't get me wrong, I love my sneakers, but sometimes I want to wear cute sandals or a style that isn't so sporty. Here is a list of our favorite shoe brands that have kept our feet comfy and cute on our travels and at-home.
Ever since we discovered the Pacsafe backpack at a local mom-and-pop travel shop, we have been inseparable. We have been so pleased with the quality, design, and anti-theft features of the backpacks that we wanted to add more of their products to our travel collection.
I ordered five travel pillows from Amazon and here are my personal opinions about the travel pillows I tested. I am not sponsored by any of these companies and basically just bought all of these travel pillows on Amazon and only kept the best one.
Skyroam recently launched their new model, Skyroam Solis, and we took the Solis with us on our recent trip to Japan. We were already very pleased with the previous model, so we were excited to try out the new, upgraded features on the Solis.
We've become a lot wiser over the years on how to dress properly and comfortably for winter in Japan. These are our must-haves to staying warm, comfortable, and cute.
Crystal and I took the Citysafe CX Anti-theft Backpack and the Citysafe CX Anti-theft Convertible Backpack on our recent trip to Japan and they were just what we needed for our travels and exploring Tokyo. Here are our top 7 reasons why we love our sleek and city chic backpacks.
I will admit that I used to never purchase traveler's insurance. It's always an option when purchasing a ticket, but I never bought it. So what changed my views on finally caving into purchasing traveler's insurance?
It's that time of year and we've got a roundup of suggestions that we think will be thoughtful gifts for both travel and non-travel friends and family. We use every single one of these products and highly recommend all of them.
I have been searching for the perfect backpack for my travels and stumbled across the Pacsafe Slingsafe LX300 Anti-Theft Backpack while I was shopping at local travel store.
We have been asked a lot about what camera gear we use for our travels and we use a combination of cameras and lenses, so instead of giving our readers a simple answer, we thought we'd break it down for you.
We were recently introduced to an amazing line of functional lightweight travel attire. This luxurious line isn't your typical travel attire. The attention to detail and the functional designs are phenomenol.
When you travel, how do you pick your destination? For us, it's a number of different reasons. We tend to pick our destinations based on what we like: climate, food, activities, etc. But lately, we have been exploring the idea of Ancestry Tourism.
Over the years many brands have started selling their products in travel sizes and L'Occitane has by far been my favorite. These are my top five favorite essentials.
We booked a trip at an amazing resort in Costa Rica and felt that having a personal wifi hotspot would be perfect for this trip. We've been hearing about the Skyroam hotspot from other travel bloggers, so thought we would give it a try. We usually rent a wifi hotspot in the country we’re visiting, but we didn’t want to waste any time picking it up as we had a 4 hour drive to our resort from the airport. We made the best decision having this handy device with us.
We have been huge fans of the Bandolier for over two years now. It's hard to imagine that we used to live without this nifty cell phone accessory. We love it so much that we both agreed that it's still our favorite travel accessory.
Bearpaw has an amazing collection of comfy athleisure footwear. This is perfect because we are always on the hunt for shoes that fits our travel and daily lifestyle.
Is your significant other always on-the-go? We're not huge fans of chocolate, but we are fans of traveling. This year we found some unique Valentine's gifts from UncommonGoods.