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ESSENTIAL TRAVEL GEAR: MOPHIE SPACE PACK

Mophie Space Pack - Essential Travel Gear

Your smartphone is an essential travel tool. It carries your mobile boarding passes, guides you around unfamiliar cities, translates your words into foreign languages and helps you determine where to eat — and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. None of that is possible, however, with a dead phone. If you’re an iPhone user like me who shoots lots of video, takes tons of photos, runs apps, makes calls

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14 GREAT TRAVEL BACKPACKS

When it comes to finding the best travel backpacks, beauty and utility are in the eye of the beholder. Finding the best backpack for you will obviously depend on the type of travel you need it for. If you’re looking for a backpack for your around the world trip, you probably won’t find it here. However, if you’re looking for the best backpacks to take on a week long trip,

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HOW TO CHARGE YOUR PHONE WHILE CAMPING

Power Pot

So you’re going camping…for more than one night…and your car won’t be parked next to your tent this time. Way to go! But lets face the facts, your iPhone will die if you can’t plug it in every night. And as much as you’d like to think that you’ll leave your phone in your bag so you can enjoy nature uninterrupted, don’t kid yourself, nature has too many cool things

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THERE’S A NEW ADVENTURE TRAVEL CAMERA IN TOWN (THE GARMIN VIRB)

Garmin Virb Elite

A new adventure camera hit the market this month and it’s trying to take on the the reigning champion, GoPro. Garmin, the company best know for their GPS units (which you may remember sticking to your car’s dashboard way back before you just used the Google Maps App) has gotten into the camera business with the release of their Virb and Virb Elite action camera. For travelers and thrill seekers

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UNTAPPD APP IS A CRAFT BEER DRINKER’S BEST FRIEND

Untapped Craft Beer App

Beer is great. No matter where you travel, whether throughout the United States or around the world, chances are you’re never too far from a cold, refreshing, and (usually) affordable can, bottle, or pint of beer. But in recent years, beer has entered a renaissance of sorts (at least in America) with an increasing desire from the general beer-drinking public for high-quality, artisan brews. So from the well-known craft brewers

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SPURCE UP YOUR STAYCATION WITH INDOEK’S WAVE WAM TEEPEE

Indoek Wave Wam TeePee

You can’t always be on vacation — an unfortunate but true fact of life. That’s why there’s the staycation. What exactly is a staycation you ask? It’s creating a vacation-like atmosphere in, outside of, or near your home. The right music, the right drinks, and creating a unique and fun place to hang out always help set the staycation mood. Here to help with the unique place to hang out bit is

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DISCOVER 5

Trevor Morrow Travel Discover 5 featuring Surf Air

1) Surf Air Booking your flight in under 30 seconds. Arriving 15 minutes before departure. Bypassing long security lines and heading straight to the tarmac where a 6-seat executive aircraft is waiting for you. This isn’t a dream, it’s Surf Air, a new airline where a flat monthly membership fee gets you unlimited flights. Surf Air currently flys between Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Francisco (more destinations to follow). 2) Riparide Riparide is a

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DISCOVER 5

Discover 5 ft. GORUCK

1) The GORUCK GR1  Designed by former US Special Forces and handmade in Bozeman Montana, the battle tested GR1 is the definition of quality. This is literally the last backpack you will EVER need to buy. 2) Carapace Custom Wetsuits A bespoke suit, something every man should own; a piece that has form and function with a timeless look. Yes, I’m talking about a wetsuit. Enter Carapace. Check out their Kickstarter page here.

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