Stop the reclining seat in front of you!

Written on August 25, 2008 · Tags: , ,

Protect your knees from being hit by reclining seat in front of you thanks to the Knee Defender! I’m very curious to know how many people check behind them before reclining their seat or, at least, provide some advance notice before reclining. According to the popularity of this device, very... Read more

Access your PC without carrying it around

Written on May 27, 2008 · Tags: , ,

GoToMyPC is a clever tool: you can access your PC from anywhere meaning you do not need to bring your laptop with you while traveling. How does it work? 1) install the GoToMyPC software into your home or office PC and leave it switched on; 2) from any other computer log on to GoToMyPC site and you’ll... Read more

Extensive travel stuff catalogue from US TravelSmith

Written on May 5, 2008 · Tags: , , , , ,

Even if they do not accept online orders by non-US residents (only via fax), TravelSmith site is a good source of inspiration for items related to travel. It has a good selection of pack away bags - those foldaway bags to use for excess luggage on your way back - toiletry bags, and some rare to find... Read more

A very useful little book to communicate without knowing the language

Written on February 2, 2008 · Tags: , ,

Point it! is a small booklet packed with photographs of items to point out. The principle is simple: show the picture of the item you want or find or buy. There are images of food, hotel facilities, clothing, toiletries, street scenes, traffic situations, nightlife, colors and many more. Are you not... Read more

A great travel blanket

Written on November 1, 2007 · Tags: , ,

These guys have designed a blanket that’s ideal on a flight. Your feet stay   covered, your hands are free to move, it has an inflatable pillow and a convenient carry bag. What I really like is the foot pocket: keeping feet warm is sometime a challenge because size of one airline blanket is too... Read more