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First hand, honest travel gear products reviewed – travel gear for kids, adults, pets and more.

Tomtom Adventurer GPS Outdoor Watch – Perfect for Hiking Lovers

Hiking is my biggest passion. It is an activity where I get to challenge myself, enjoy nature and meet awesome people. So I am constantly looking for products or anything really to make the experience even more enjoyable. Because of … Continue reading

Magellan Travel MiVue DashCam

Confession – I drive a 2009 Toyota Yaris. Why is this important to know? Well, since I’ve driven plenty of newer cars I know the one thing that I’m truly missing out on is a camera showing me what is … Continue reading

Review of the Women’s Helium Traveler Jacket by Outdoor Research

From the very first time that I started going out on more adventurous tours along Guatemala I learned that no matter the season or the region you should always carry some waterproof gear. You just never know what is going … Continue reading

MUST HAVE – Zus Smart Car Charger and Finder

What exactly is a smart car charger and finder? Maybe instead of asking I should throw these words out at you: High Speed Charger Double Time Car Locator Elegant Being an entrepreneur myself I am always in awe with the … Continue reading

Review of the Base Camp Hoodie Base Layer by Woolx

I love being outdoors, trekking and mountaineering. Nature gives me peace and having a good set of friends to do it with makes it all better. Luckily I have endless options in my country.  There is always something new and … Continue reading

LugLoc GPS Luggage Tracker – Travel Gear Review

  When you travel with 4-8 pieces of luggage it’s so easy to misplace one, if not totally lost or even worse – stolen. Gratefully the last part hasn’t happened, but one never knows and needs to be prepared. Ages … Continue reading

Travel Size Toiletries Squeeze Pod – Travel Gear Review

How do you get eco-friendliness and natural fun on the go? Squeeze Pod and its Travel Size Toiletries has you covered. These tiny pods will fit perfectly on your toiletry bag. Squeeze Pod is a line of single-use natural toiletries. … Continue reading

Hanz Waterproof Gloves and Socks – Review

OMG, where have these been all my life? Imagine hiking where there are beautiful creeks to cross. And you’re on small stones and accidentally you slip in and your foot gets wet. Man, you must be beside yourself because you … Continue reading

Bureo Sunglasses – Making a Difference in the World

For years I’ve gone back and forth to buy a quality pair of sunglasses for myself. But with young kids all good things get trashed around as much as crappy ones, so I’ve learned to compromise some things. Finally, my … Continue reading

Top Choice for Water Bottle with Filter – LifeStraw Go

Living in Central America you simply can’t walk over to any random faucet or water fountain and fill up your bottle and continue on your nature walk, hike, climb or any activity that is nowhere near a little shop with … Continue reading

Helly Hansen Jacket – Fun and Sexy Travel Wear

I originally got the W Astra Jacket for our travels as a reliable, practical jacket for different climates. But it’s now my go to jacket for all occasions. Living in Guatemal,a the majority of my ‘important’ clothes for traveling have to be … Continue reading

Women’s Hiking Pants – Bugsaway Ziwa Convertible Pant Review

One of my favorite activities is hiking. It allows me to get close with nature, challenge myself and to have fun times while meeting new people. My first experience at it was climbing Acatenango Volcano in Guatemala. I live in Antigua Guatemala … Continue reading

Women’s Alpine Houdini Waterproof Jacket – Review

I have been enjoying hiking in Guatemala for over a year now. This is one for the countries along the ring of fire and has around 40 official volcanoes of all sizes and difficulties, as well as mountain ranges that … Continue reading

Weekend Bags for Women – Eco Friendly and Unique – How to Find One

You know what has been on my bucket list for at least ten years? A stylish weekend bag. I know, it seems silly to have something like this on a want list for over a decade. But any mama with small … Continue reading

Therm-a-Rest – Women Friendly Camping Equipment (Sleeping Bag and Mattress)

The idea of camping for me comes encased in labored tent pitching and uncomfortable sleeping arrangements, unless you plan on hauling huge sleeping pads or 30 pound air mattresses. Considering that the last time I truly went camping was over 20 years ago and on … Continue reading

What are the Best Family Camping Tents?

One of the main reasons I’ve kept dismissing my oldest boy’s constant requests for camping boiled down to not having a good tent.  And also the fact that I was not the biggest camping fan. So if I was to go … Continue reading

Durable, Resistant – Military Tested Mini Ipad Case – Pelican Progear

Not many of my tablet accessories can I actually say ‘Meet Military Specifications’, until I got me the Pelican ProGear Voyager Tablet Case for my Apple iPad mini. But that’s not all it says about this cool case:   Rugged … Continue reading

Passport Holders – My One Travel Amenity Indulgence

Traveling with two kids in tow has taught me to simplify my life as much as possible. And it all starts with organization. The best way I found to organize all the paperwork, passports and flight info is to keep … Continue reading

Camping With Kids? How About Pop Up Tents

My son’s birthday is coming up. And for the past six months he’s been bugging me to go camping. We have one tiny tent that holds two people, but now that there are four of us it is time to find … Continue reading

Obersee Kids Luggage – Fun for the Whole Family

One of the things I enjoy most when traveling with kids are the fun luggage sets that they use. Well, mainly I’m the one having the most fun with them, since they prefer not to have any bags at all … Continue reading