Travel Product of the Week: Essentia Memory Foam Neck Pillow

Traveler Image Neck Pillow

A couple weeks ago I attended the Delray Sands Resort opening party and to my surprise they had a departing gift bag with a really cool neck pillow inside. It was made by Essentia, the makers of the only natural memory foam in the world who, in addition to making comfortable mattresses, have now added custom […]

Travel Product of the Week: Satechi USB Portable Humidifier


The Satechi USB Portable Humidifier is a clever invention that can help relieve dry, stuffy air when you travel. This portable humidifier by Satechi adds moisture to the air in the immediate area with only a bottle of water needed. It secures onto most water bottles to prevent leaks and spills. You can even use it with cold […]

Travel Product of the Week: Wallaroo Hats

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Last month I wrote in my weekly newsletter about how I was touched by the executives at Tilley Endurables for sending me a hat after they read that I had developed squamous cell carcinoma on my lower lip. Well, it turns out they weren’t the only company to send me a hat. In fact, Wallaroo […]

Travel Product of the Week: SteriPEN Ultra

SteriPen Ultra

If you’re a hardcore traveler or hiker—or merely going camping for the weekend—you’ll be sure to want a new SteriPEN Ultra water purifying system. It’s proven to be safe and effective as it eliminates over 99.9% of the bacteria, viruses and protozoa that cause water-borne illness. It purifies 16 ounces of water (cold or warm) in less […]

Travel Product of the Week: BioLite Wood Burning Campstove


Plan on going camping or having a fire in your backyard in 2015? If so, check out the BioLite Wood Burning Campstove! BioLite’s patented technology converts heat from the fire into usable electricity via a thermoelectric generator. This in turn powers an internal fan for improved combustion, creating a smokeless portable campfire. The surplus electricity […]

Travel Product of the Week: PacSafe 140-Liter Backpack and Bag Protector

PacSafe 140-Liter Backpack

If you subscribe to my Daily Travel Tip newsletter, and this maid video freaked you out, then you might want to consider getting the PacSafe 140-Liter Backpack and Bag Protector. It has an adjustable high-tensile stainless steel locking device designed to cover and protect a variety of bags and packs from tampering, pilfering and theft. You’ll […]

Travel Product of the Week: Lipault Vertical Wheeled Brief


Are you looking for a sleek, lightweight bag with wheels? If so, check out the Lipault Vertical Wheeled Brief, a great option that has aircraft-grade aluminum retractable handles. The case is 17.75″ high x 14.5″ wide and made of 100% Nylon twill that’s water-resistant and durable. It comes in six different colors and is retailing on Amazon for $229.

Travel Product of the Week: SKITS ‘Geek’ Tech Case


Regardless of what type of traveler you’re shopping for this year, chances are he or she travels with an assortment of gadgets and gizmos that require chargers. And nothing can turn into a tangled, nightmarish travel mess faster than cables and chargers. Help your traveler keep theirs organized and orderly with a SKITS ‘Geek’ Tech Case, a conveniently […]