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The Best Binoculars On the Market

A pair of binoculars is a vital outdoor tool. Whether you are bird watching, stargazing, hunting, or enjoying a Broadway show or even a close up of a magnificent sunset, it’s wise to keep a pair on hand. Below are the four best binoculars for adults, and the four best binoculars for children – so that you can make your …


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A Cordless Fan For Those Dog Days of Summer

As the calendar advances and we find ourselves getting deeper and deeper into the summer months, the temperature outside seems to rise and a somewhat relentless pace. Clothing gets smaller, air conditionings kick-on, and Popsicle sales surge. While some people tend to enjoy the heat more than others, nearly everyone can agree that there is a level of hot that …


Which Portable Translator Should You Buy?

One of the most exhilarating things about traveling to a foreign country is the exposure to a new language. Before I visit a new place, I always learn to say “hello” and “thank you” in the native language. But once my interactions get beyond those basic greetings, I am on my own. I have been known to draw pictures, act …

Which Emergency Roadside Kit Should You Purchase?

Even though most of us consider driving to be a mundane part of our daily lives, it is actually incredibly dangerous. Emergencies surrounding cars and driving are very common, and something that everyone should be prepared for. Keeping an emergency roadside kit in your vehicle is part of responsible driving. In the event of an accident, a breakdown, or a …

The Best Travel Activities for Preschoolers

Traveling can be tiring on anyone. It doesn’t matter if you are traveling by land, sea, or air, something about sitting still for a long period of time can be both mentally and physically draining. But while all of that tedium, discomfort, and boredom is almost always worth it for a great experience in a new location, try explaining that …

Our Favorite TSA Approved Locks For Your Next Flight

The Transportation Security Administration (more commonly known as the TSA) has been in existence since 9/11. This faction of United States Homeland Security is responsible for keeping our travel safe. They check our large electronics, our liquids, and our shoes, and they also look at our checked baggage. According to their website, they screen more than 1.3 million bags a …

The Best Travel Humidifier For You

Have you ever suffered from dry skin, bloody noses, a dry throat, or nose irritation? If you are a human, the answer is most likely yes. Moisture is important to remaining healthy and comfortable – but sometimes living in a dry climate, through a dry season, or in an old building means that dry air is unavoidable. Fortunately, humidifiers can …

The Best Car Cellphone Holder

Smartphones represent so much more than their antiquated name suggests. You can place calls, get online, find directions, look up nearly anything through Siri, contact authorities, play games, listen to music, read novels, and catch up on the latest shows. I remember how revolutionary MapQuest directions felt. A few years later, my clunky Garmin GPS felt like magic. Now, I …

Great Filtered Water Bottles For Traveling

Have you ever been to a place that had “suspicious” tap water? Maybe it tastes weird or maybe the tap isn’t clean. Or maybe drinking out of the same water fountain that hundreds of tourists have put their mouth on just grosses you out. Better yet, have you ever struggled to find a clear water source while hiking or backpacking? …