Anxiety about losing a trip to sitting on the toilet because your stomach didn’t like the drinking water, can get a lot of people reaching for plastic bottled water even though they’d opt for reusable… Read More »LifeStraw or Grayl GeoPress to replace water bottles when traveling?
This Guide is not a fan of carrying stuff around. So if I add a piece of technology to my three bags, it needs to be useful on a nearly daily basis. The Garmin Vivoactive… Read More »The Garmin Vivoactive as a personal trainer smartwatch for digital nomads
As somebody who only has three bags, your Guide is intrigued by the possibility of not needing to carry clothes. What to bring, what to leave, how to fit it all in that carry-on? What… Read More »Do you trust an airline to supply your wardrobe to Japan?
Buying gifts for digital nomads can be tricky because many of us have an allergic reaction to baggage. In addition to that, for the sake of our beautiful world, it’s important that we consume less… Read More »Gifts for digital nomads (that we’ll actually use)
This past week, your Guide deleted Twitter. Some of you may have already done the same or be thinking about it. As travelers delete Twitter, however, what will we do about losing access to our… Read More »Travelers loved Twitter. How to reach customer service when you delete it?
This Guide was initially skeptical of travel pants (“trousers” for our British friends). They sounded gimmicky. But after a year of mostly living with only travel pants from a few different companies, I’m sold on… Read More »Review: Western Rise Evolution Chino – the Best Travel Pant
There’s one piece of digital nomad hiking gear I’ve been so impressed with, that it’s the only piece of gear I’ve got two of: the Darn Tough midweight cushion boot sock. After 9 months of… Read More »Is the Darn Tough boot sock really that incredible?
The past year has been full of multi-day hiking trips and long walks across town to get tortas. It was a big decision with a lot of research to pick the footwear I’ve worn on… Read More »Review: Inov-8 Roclite Pro G 400 – Comfy vegan waterproof hiking boots
Your Guide recently did a 5-day trek to Choquequirao with Alpaca Expeditions, a 4-day Inka Trail trek to Machu Pichu with Evolution Treks, and an overnight run up to the Salkantay Pass with Salktany Trekking.… Read More »My packing list for Choquequirao and the Inka Trail