Travel Gear

A pile of suitcases to represent a packing list for Ireland

The Complete Packing List for Ireland

It’s a good idea to get prepared for any upcoming trip you’re planning to Ireland. Whether you’ll base yourself in Dublin, explore the Wild Atlantic Way, or join the craic (fun) at a traditional Irish ...


Top 12 Travel Safety Products of 2024

From personal alarms to door wedges, these are your top travel safety essentials. Making sure you’re safe and secure is just as crucial as soaking up unforgettable moments when you travel. Keeping safe and healthy ...


8 Best Travel Headphones with Noise Cancelling in 2024

Travel is amazing but exhausting. I find excessive noise in airports and on trains saps my energy and quality travel headphones are the key to tuning out the hubbub. How do you choose the best ...


Best Gear for Vlogging: My 32 Top Picks

Over two years as a full-time solo travel blogger and YouTuber, I’ve refined the Top Tech Picks that fulfil my photography, writing and filming needs. Everything I use is easily available and I’ve pulled together ...

An earbud and microphone of the Bose QC20 wired headphones is shown against a brown table top.

Gear: Bose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones

If you’re looking for a set of wired noise-cancelling headphones, and Bose is on your mind, you’re in the right place. I travel a lot. So a foldable, high-quality set of headphones that cancels out ...


Gear: GO Hybrid Universal Pillow

As I travel full-time with only hand luggage, every single thing I carry needs to have a purpose. That might be a tougher measure than most people, but it means anything I recommend is pretty ...

Patrick shown in Paris using a Peak Design Clutch with a Sony Camera

Gear Review: Peak Design Clutch & Sony A7 IV

Peak Design Clutch: for every camera problem, there is a vlogging gear solution waiting to be bought! Swinging Camera Strap in Shot I spent Summer 2022 trekking in my campervan to Nordkapp, the most northerly ...


Gear: Vapur Water Bottle

Vapur Water Bottle: The Ideal Solution? I came across the Vapur Water Bottle by accident. If I’m anything like you, I bet I’ve owned about 10 different kinds of water bottle in the past couple ...


Gear: Osprey Farpoint 40L Backpack

I am obsessed with travel gear. That might sound pretty strong, but it’s the truth. When I started getting into long term travel, I faced an important question: travel light with hand luggage or travel ...