Travel Product of the Week: Tarriss Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale


Airlines around the world have been cracking down on the weight of checked luggage for a while now, and if you think that’s bad, I will tell you that many destinations I travel to are cracking down on the weight of carry-on bags as well. For example: Just this week I was flying from Milan […]

Travel Product of the Week: Tutem Masks


I’ve always admired the Japanese for wearing surgical masks in public when they aren’t feeling well. Whenever I visit someone in the hospital I always grab an extra mask to put in my carry-on bag to use in case my seatmate is sick and not wearing one (don’t you hate that?). So when Tutem sent […]

Travel Product of the Week: Travel Laundry Company Bags

Travel Laundry Company

Here’s a nifty little product that helps you keep your clean clothes separated from your dirty clothes while you’re on the road! Laundry bags from the Travel Laundry Company (TLC) are odor-resistant, water-resistant, mildew-resistant, strong and durable. They come with sturdy handles so they can be hung on hooks or hangers so as to be […]

Travel Product of the Week: Drink Safe Tech

Drink Safe Tech

If you’re a woman traveling alone, I don’t recommend accepting drinks from strangers unless you’ve watched the bartender make them (I even wrote a tip about it). But even then you should always keep your eyes on it or put your hand over the top so no one can slip you a mickey. It can […]

Travel Product of the Week: GoGo Pillow

GoGo Pillow

Here’s a new gadget/accessory designed to bring unprecedented comfort, storage and functionality to tablet users. If you use a tablet a lot while on the road (or even in the house) you might want to check out the GoGo Pillow—a convenient and comfortable way to work or play on your tablet virtually anywhere. It costs $119.95 […]

Travel Product(s) of the Week: Travelbox and Escape Monthly Box


Do you want to pamper your friends or yourself each month with a beautifully wrapped box filled with local products from a different destination? Check out these two great services, each with their own take: 1) Travelbox For just $19.95/box, Travelbox is a monthly subscription service that “deliver(s) boxes of fun to the travel obsessed […]

Travel Product of the Week: Passage Pillows

Passage Pillows

They aren’t the cheapest travel pillows around—at $59 each—but Passage Pillows most certainly might be the most comfortable, and they’re easy to carry. Passage Pillows are like fancy camp pillows that are about the same size as an iPad and can easily attach to the top of a carry-on or fit in the front pocket […]

Travel Product of the Week: ChargeKey


ChargeKey is a key-shaped smartphone charger and cable that fits conveniently onto your keychain. It works in the same way your normal cables do—you simply plug one end into a USB port and the other into your mobile device to sync—while both staying accessible and completely out of the way as needed. ChargeKey is available […]