Gadget Review: Wedge Door Alarm by ila

I previously mentioned this gadget in a post about 1 year ago, but I thought this could be worth it to write a bit more about it as this is, by far, one of the smallest, yet most useful gizmo I carry when I’m away… You know, the good old Traveler’s What If Syndrom… READ MORE…

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An Introduction To The “Traveler’s What If Syndrome”

Most of you don’t know my mother… As I’m getting older, I get to know her so well… mostly because I start to act and react like her so often! She’s a relatively “practical” packer and packing the car for a weekend away at the chalet or to move my stuff to Montreal for university was for her like a Tetris game… READ MORE…

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Zip Top Bags : Combine Necessary with Practicality !

Zip top bags (often called “Ziplocs”) are part of our traveler’s life, whatever our size, since September 11.
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The 3 Musketeers: All For… ME !

Lots of people think it’s not safe to be a female solo traveler. I disagree. It can be just as safe if you use your brain and you develop basic security habits… What I call my “3 Musketeers” are the three gadgets that keeps me and my belonging safe when I backpack my way across a new city or a whole new country… READ MORE…

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