Archive for 'Product Reviews'
Posted on 17. Jul, 2012 by Jess.
We are giving away three copies of the inspirational travel bible 1,000 PLACES TO SEE BEFORE YOU DIE. Enter our sweepstakes and find out more about the book!
Posted on 11. Jul, 2012 by Jess.
Our review of Overland Equipment’s Donner bag.
Posted on 28. Jun, 2012 by Dany.
We only recently discovered the Vasque brand, and weren’t sure how they be the right fit for Dani. Read on for our review…
Posted on 11. Jun, 2012 by Jeni.
Never eat a railway ham sandwich and avoid pastry. Good advice? It was over 120 years ago when Lillias Campbell Davidson wrote her revolutionary little book, Hints to Lady Travellers.
Posted on 29. Oct, 2011 by Dany.
We had the chance recently to try out Novica, an excellent website based on mutual benefits for local artisans and happy customers worldwide. Novica.com is filled with beautiful artisan products which benefits local artists with limited internet access. Check out what we bought!
Posted on 15. Oct, 2011 by Jess.
Loaded with as much slang as rich intellectual cultural commentary, author Liza Bakewell explores how in the world mother became a four-letter word in Spanish. Click through for a full review of Madre, Perilous Journeys with a Spanish Noun.
Posted on 10. Jul, 2011 by Jess.
During our three-month jaunt in Europe this spring, in addition to researching fellow travel blogs and peeking into the usual Lonely Planet or Footprint guide, we decided to employ the help of the Hedonist Hg2 iPhone app for a more well-rounded look at Europe’s major cities. Read our review to out if we think it’s worth downloading…
Posted on 11. Feb, 2011 by Jess.
We were recently contacted by the hotel search engine Hotel Calculator and asked to put together an objective review of the website. As long-term (if not, possibly, life-long) travelers, every penny we spend on travel counts. We are absolute geeks about online travel comparison shopping, so we gladly accepted. In fact, as we are headed off to Europe in the spring and the US in the summer, we killed two birds with one stone and tested Hotel Calculator while planning trips to Venice, Italy and New York City. Read on to find out how we like the site…
Posted on 14. Sep, 2010 by Jess.
The USB Cell AA Batteries can be recharged up to 500 times, cut down on pollution (over 15 billion alkaline batteries are discarded each year world-wide) and each charge lasts about 12 hours of constant use, much longer for occasional use.