Bag It Up: Finding a Travel Bag for Your Toiletries

Packing is probably the worst part of traveling. And toiletries make the whole ordeal even more difficult.

We’ve all had that huge shampoo explosion a bottle that wasn’t packed well. You can avoid this sticky situation (pun intended) by getting a great bag for all your toiletries.

Choosing a travel kit isn’t as hard as packing it.

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Must-Have Items at the Beach – The Ultimate List

Beach trips are a summer favorite. The intense heat will make anyone want to rip their clothes off and the beach is the perfect setting for that.

You can also cool off by taking a dip in the ocean. Everyone will agree that a getaway to a sunny and sandy locale is just the perfect way to unwind.

Let’s face it, not everyone is a great packer and if you’re one of these people, then this guide will definitely help you.

Apart from your clothes and toiletries, these are some things that you have to bring to any beach trip. [Read more…]

Tips for Keeping Your Gadgets Safe

We’ve all heard about friends having their gadgets wrecked, stolen, or lost while on vacation. A lot of things can happen when you’re in an unfamiliar place and you need to look out for your gear or valuables with more tenacity than you normally would back at home. But how exactly can you do this? [Read more…]

A Twist On Road Trip Games

Fight off boredom with these road trip games

Road trips are fun but traffic jams can easily suck the happiness out of it. And boredom is quite inevitable when it comes to long drives. But you can easily combat this with a few road trip games.

There are a few classic road trip games like the license plate game or I spy but these can get old really fast. What you need are different road trip games, games that are fresh so that you can have as much on the road as you will on your actual trip. [Read more…]

Best Overnight Bags for Couples

Many people choose to go on weekend or overnight trips simply because they don’t have the luxury of time.

Couples need to get away from it all sometimes and spend a little alone time together every once in a while. Even a short trip can keep your relationship’s fire alive and leave you feeling incredibly relaxed.

Some couples pack separately, but for those who want to use just one bag, finding a bag that is big enough can be a bit difficult.

Typical overnight bags are just enough for one person, but other bags might be too big for just an overnight trip.

Here are some great overnight bags for couples if you’re looking to take a short trip sometime soon.

Saturn Business Carry-On Duffel Bag

saturn-duffel-bag-reviewThis is a great looking duffel bag made of a combination of nylon, vinyl, and synthetic leather. It is reinforced with cardboard to keep the shape consistent, it makes for a very durable bag that will last a lot longer than just a few trips.

The Saturn Duffel Bag has side and front pockets for organization apart from the main compartment of the bag. These pockets provide you with a lot of extra space for your gadgets and papers.

It features a very simple and classic design in Olive Green or Black.

The shoulder strap comes with padding for your comfort and it can be removed if that’s how you prefer it.

The bag measures 21 inches wide, 10 inches high, and 10 inches deep which is enough space for two people on an overnight trip or a single person on a weekend trip.

DuffelGear Duffel Bag (25 inches)

This polyester duffel bag is perfect for the couple that tends to overpack.

This is slightly larger than the duffel bag mentioned previously at 25 inches wide, 12 inches high, and 12 inches deep. The DuffelGear bag is highly durable, made of polyester and would probably have enough room for any weekend trip.

It has soft grip handles as well as a removable shoulder strap with padding for your ultimate comfort when carrying this bag. It also has two pockets on either end of the bag for extra and easy access storage.

This is a pretty basic bag which isn’t flashy and comes in Black, Forest Greem Navy, Purple, and Royal Blue.

Cenzo Duffle

This is a very luxurious duffel bag made in Italy with Italian calf-skin leather. This is an average sized bag that is perfect for an overnight trip for two people and can fit enough things for up to 3 nights if you’re travelling solo.

The interior of the bag is lined with canvass and it features brass hardware that not only looks good against the brown leather, it also ensures that the bag will remain durable for a really long time.

It measures 21 inches wide, 11 inches high, 10 inches deep to accommodate all of your belongings. This is quite pricey but if you want a high quality item that looks really good then it is worth every cent that you will pay for it.

These bags might not necessarily be labelled as overnight bags but they will most definitely serve that function for couples. And what’s great about them is that they are small enough to be used by individuals on longer trips. These bags will definitely make luggage transport much easier for you.

How to Make the Most Out of Your Vacation

In this article, we show you how you can squeeze every bit of enjoyment from your getaway. You may have already heard the term, “time is a luxury” and not everyone is able to escape to a getaway often. Life constantly gets in the way of things so it’s important to get as much as you can when you finally have the chance to get away from it all. [Read more…]

Your Retreat – When it’s Better to Stay at a Bed and Breakfast

Feel like skipping the normal hotel and give want to give a bed and breakfasts a chance? Hotels are expensive and not really personable, but people still go there for the security, stability and easy access. Hotel chains typically have a reputation as a place people need to stay especially when it is in an unfamiliar place. [Read more…]

Exploring New York City as a Couple

New York City (or the Big Apple) is place that many people hope to someday visit. Part of the reason is because of the history, and also movies which have portrayed New York as a romantic, fun and exiting town (see You’ve Got Mail for an example). It is considered [Read more…]

Cultured Dates – A Way To Combat Boring Routines

Some couples tend to get stuck in a routine and just end up doing the same things over and over again. You may already find yourself falling into a repetitive cycle of doing the same things on specific days.

To combat this, you should try mixing up your routine or events every now and then. Perhaps try to do something new so that things don’t get stale. [Read more…]

Making a Camping Trip Romantic: Simple Ideas For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Spending just a few nights outdoors, underneath the starry skies, is such a peaceful experience. Camping is now a very popular activity that people take part in when they want to get away from the noise and lights of the city. It’s a hobby for some people while others treat it as a vacation. [Read more…]