Review: PacSafe Hip Pack and Portable Safe

Review: PacSafe Hip Pack and Portable Safe

One of the things I’m most concerned about for my upcoming trip to South America is safety. Especially because, being a travel blogger, I can’t do the sensible thing and leave all my valuables at home. I’ll be taking my camera and laptop, as well as the usual travel valuables…

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Review: Olloclip Telephoto Lens

What to Buy Someone Who is Going Travelling

Last year, I tested out the fabulous Olloclip 4in1 lens (read my review here) – an awesome set of clip-on iPhone lenses from macro to fish eye – and fell in love with the clever little product. So, I wanted more from Olloclip, which is where their other brilliant product, the 2x…

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Review: Berghaus Mirgin La GORE-TEX Pro Jacket

In February next year, I’m off on an overwhelmingly exciting trip to South America (just in case you haven’t noticed my frequent mentions of that fact yet). I’m swapping the freezing British winter for the Caribbean coast in Colombia; it’s going to be five months of sunshine and beaches, right?…

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Review: Olloclip Quick Flip Case for iPhone

Review: Olloclip Quick Flip Case for iPhone

Olloclip have a fantastic range of products to help turn your iPhone into a super slick, high level camera, which is perfect for travellers like me who want to keep their bags light but still get good quality pictures. I’ve already reviewed the Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens add-on for iPhones (don’t…

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Review: Olloclip 4in1 Lens for iPhone 5

Review: Olloclip 4in1 Lens for iPhone 5

As a photographer and travel blogger, I love to take photos all the time – especially of the new places I visit – but decent camera equipment is bulky and can make life on the road harder. Since phone camera technology is improving all the time, my iPhone 5 is…

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Review: Hummingbird Travel Pak

Review: PackTowl Personal Travel Towl

I’ve posted a couple of times about ways to keep your mobile phone waterproof whilst on the road, but what about the rest of your gear? Important, not-so-water-resistant things like your passport, tickets and travel documents, cash or a portable phone charger need protecting from the elements, too. RELATED: Read…

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Review: RavPower File Hub

Review: RavPower File Hub

The RAVPower FileHub RavPower FileHub is a smartphone user’s best friend whilst on the road. Manage files on the go, create a secure wifi hotspot and re-charge your battery in a pinch; this nifty little tool can do it all and – better yet – still fits into your pocket!…

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Review: Vango Planet 100 Sleeping Bag

Review: Vango Planet 100 Sleeping Bag

With less than three months to go to my trip to South America, I’ve started to get serious about ticking off my extensive (and ever-growing) shopping list! And I’ve found a great place to do just that; the Gap Year Travel Store has almost everything I could possibly need at…

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Review: Travel Safe with TravelOn

Review: Travel Safe with TravelOn

Travelling to South America is scary enough, without being a travel blogger and lugging with me all the thief-tempting tech I need to keep my blog running – things like my laptop, camera and iPhone on top of travel cash, cards and passports. Wherever you’re headed on your travels, it’s…

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