10 Super Useful Travel Apps 2016

I never travel anywhere without my Samsung S7. We’ve been through some good times together, and some slightly bad ones too (like the time I dropped it down the loo… Hooray for waterproof phones and wet wipes!), but I really don’t think I could travel without it now. I always have my trusty travel apps on standby whenever I go …

5 Essentials to Pack for a Surprise Trip

I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s pretty tricky to pack a bag for a weekend if you don’t actually know where you’re going! Next weekend I’m heading off on my ‘trip to somewhere’ with Surprise Trips, a new company, which books your European city break for you and only tells you your destination when you arrive at the airport. …

5 Essential Gadgets for a Perfect Camping Experience

Summer, believe it or not is just around the corner and as an old saying goes, ‘prior preparation prevents piss poor performance’! Now is the best time to check your travel inventory and stock up on camping goodies for when the good weather finally does arrive. Here’s my pick of gadgets and essentials for a top-notch camping experience. Sleeping Hammock Tents …

Ventoura – The App for Social Travellers

Do you ever wish there was an easier way to meet people when you’re travelling? I mean, it’s all very well and good chatting to your roommates in your hostel or meeting people in a local bar, but this is the 21st Century. Can’t we be a bit more creative? Luckily, I’ve found the answer. Ventoura is a new app …

The Knee Defender: The Most Passive-Aggressive Travel Gadget Ever?

Have you ever heard of the Knee Defender? Chances are, if you’ve been following the news over the last couple of days, you know all about this controversial gadget, but if not, allow me to fill you in. The Knee Defender is a tiny pocket-sized travel device which locks the fold-out tray on the back of airline seats in place, preventing the …