“A towel, [The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy] says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value. You can wrap it around you for warmth ... you can lie on it on the brilliant marble-sanded beaches...inhaling the heady sea vapors; you can sleep under it beneath the stars which shine so redly on the desert; ... use it to sail a miniraft down the slow heavy River; ... wet it for use in hand-to-hand-combat; wrap it round your head to ward off noxious fumes; ... you can wave your towel in emergencies as a distress signal, and of course dry yourself off with it if it still seems to be clean enough.”
You may or may not have heard this, but there are some wonderful travel products right in your own kitchen! The first is a tried and true traveller's tool: Baking Soda (aka Sodium Bicarbonate). It can be used for: brushing teeth washing your face (yay exfoliant!) washing your hair (be careful though, it dries it... Continue Reading →
It sounds silly, but how many of you paid $3 for a water/soda bottle only to have to throw half of it away when going through airport security and buy another one 10 minutes later on the other side? What about going to a theme park and having to buy 3 water bottles in a... Continue Reading →
Here's a blog that I've been finding a lot of good information on lately. I've always found it very useful for packing tips, in my ever long quest to minimize my packing!
I've found this article particularly helpful: