Travel Product of the Week: Atomyzer

Atomyzer

Here’s a clever travel invention that’s currently looking for backers in KickStarter live fashion via Indiegogo. The Atomyzer is billed as the world’s first smartphone case that sprays liquid. The case houses a refillable cartridge that can hold your favorite fragrance, hand sanitizer or even pepper spray. The idea came as the answer to a simple […]

Travel Product of the Week: Dropcam camera

Dropcam

  Wouldn’t you love to be able to check in back home in full visual color while you’re on vacation? Now you can, thanks to Dropcam’s new HD Wi-Fi camera, which offers possibilities for live-streaming as easy to set up as 1) open the box and remove the camera, 2) plug it in and connect […]

Travel Product of the Week: Ugobags

UGoBags

Have you ever had a desire to design your own luggage? Well, you’ll now get your chance thanks to an entrepreneurial company that will soon allow people to create customized luggage online. With Ugobags, you’ll be able to upload a personal photo that then becomes the central design feature of your luggage—basically ensuring you’ll never grab the wrong bag […]

Travel Product of the Week: Breathometer

Breathometer

Summer is quickly approaching, which means you may be among the many people who will soon be heading to the beach or lake to cool down and have some fun with family and friends. Hopefully, you’ll not be having any drinks and then driving, since it’s never worth the risks. But if you’ve had one […]

Travel Product of the Week: Magna Ready

Magna

The Magna Ready line of clothing features magnets instead of buttons created for those with disabilities like Parkinson’s. Even though I myself don’t have a debilitating disease, I still struggle sometimes with buttons on my shirt—especially by the cuffs and collar. And that is why MagnaReady is now branching out to business travelers as well. […]

Travel Product of the Week: Insect Shield Outdoor Blanket (and Mini Blanket)

Blanket

Bill Gates made the news this week by saying “We need Mosquito Week more than Shark Week.” He’s right, and here’s the article on how you help. Speaking of mosquitoes, Insect Shield (one of my favorite travel apparel companies) just came out with the Outdoor Blanket and Mini Blanket that offer built-in, odorless and effective […]

Travel Product of the Week: Virtual Post Mail

Virtual Post Mail

Virtual Post Mail is a pretty novel idea: It’s an online mailbox for your real U.S. post. Basically, you set up an account, which starts at $5 a month, and are assigned a mailbox. Your mail then gets sent to that mailbox and then you can access it online by logging in securely. In full […]

Travel Product of the Week: Tarriss Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale

Tarriss

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 […]