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Gift Guide for Active Travelers

Gift Guide for Active Travelers

It’s that time of year again. Holiday music fills the stores, the temps are dropping (in our part of the world) and holiday cheer is on display everywhere you look. With that in mind, we figured we would put together a list of some of our favorite items for travel. Our gift guide is full of awesome tools to keep ... Read More »

Vaccinations and Medications

Vaccinations and Medications

When preparing for a trip around the world, there are certain precautions you should take when it comes to your health. There are vaccinations and medications recommended for travel and even required in some cases, depending on the countries and regions you will be traversing. Some of the vaccinations we needed were covered by insurance, but the major ones were ... Read More »

His Packing List

His Packing List

TOPS 1 long sleeve full zip jacket (Lululemon) 1 long sleeve shirt (Icebreaker) 1 polo shirt (Nike dri-fit) 4 t-shirts (Nike dri-fit, Icebreaker, REI Sahara, adidas Climacool) BOTTOMS 1 pair of jeans (DKNY) 1 pair of convertible pants (Prana Stretch Zion) 3 pairs of shorts (Patagonia, NorthFace, Under Armor) 1 pair of swim trunks (My brother’s) 7 pairs of underwear (Exofficio, ... Read More »

Her Packing List

Her Packing List

This post was updated on 1/12/14 Red text and crossed out means I dropped it, green text means I added it.  TOPS 1 full zip jacket (Lululemon) 1 long sleeve shirt (Icebreaker) 4 t-shirts (2 Icebreaker, 1 Adidas ClimaLite, 1 Mountain Hardwear) 4 tank tops (1 Nike Dri-Fit, 1 Old Navy, 1 Icebreaker, 1 cheap one from Bali) 1 camisole ... Read More »

Electronics Packing list

Electronics Packing list

13″ Apple MacBook Pro Kindle (Not Pictured) Apple iPhone 4s Apple iPhone 5s DSLR Camera (Canon) carried in an Ape Holster Case Canon 50mm f/1.4 lens Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 lens GoPro Hero 3+ GoPro accessories (clamp, floaty, handle bar mount, remote & extra battery) carried in Eagle Creek pack-it sack 1TB external hard drive (Seagate) All charging cords Memory cards ... Read More »

Choosing Your RTW Backpack

Choosing Your RTW Backpack

Choosing the right backpack was a part of the RTW pre-trip planning we REALLY didn’t want to mess up. This IS going to be housing all our possessions for the foreseeable future! We spent a lot of time researching and deciding what best fit our needs. We researched a lot of packs and read through reviews from other bloggers who ... Read More »