Two fans of The Lord of the Rings walk from the set of Hobbiton to the mountain used as Mt. Doom in the movies. Boromir was right, but only because these two are easily distracted. Part 2 here.
Soft-sided luggage from Lipault, that can be compressed into a much smaller size when not in use – saving precious closet space. The bags have wheels, two handles and a hidden telescoping pull.
Awesome footage from the 2012 World Parachuting Championships. The skydivers appear at around 3:30, but you should watch the whole thing to get a gander at the sheer wonder and opulence of Dubai.
Make your luggage easy to spot with these large and distinctive retro tags made by Two Arms Inc. for Herb Lester. The tags are made from Tyvek, making them resistant to rips, tears and water.
Another wonderful video from the diverse world of Devin Graham, featuring shots of the Alaskan wilderness and its inhabitants. Filmed using a Canon 5D Mark III. Original score by Stephen Anderson.
The Sound Trip suitcase makes the lull in between traveling much more bearable. It has a speaker with USB and aux inputs and it also transforms into a chair. Its battery can also charge gadgets.
The London Garment Bag by Lexdray has a removable suit bag and unfolds to reveal a ton of pockets and shelves. Segregate your stuff when you pack, then hang the bag when you arrive.
The GoToob reusable silicone tube for storing small amounts of fluid like shampoo, lotion or condiments. You can write on the ID ring to identify the contents or select one from the preset labels.
Three friends who have chronicled their trip through Chile, Argentina, Uruguay and other points in South America with their DSLRs have gifted us with the best six minutes of their discoveries. (Thanks Nick!)
Bloemencorso in The Netherlands is a parade that features floats made from flowers. And by floats, we mean gigantic, twisting architectural structures and straight up weird animatronic animals.
Part of the EO Travel Collection, it has a polycarbonate front to protect your valuables, a padded compartment for laptops up to 17″ and a butterfly design for easy packing and inspection.
The Impress is an easy-to-use press and insulated tumbler in one. It has an inner and outer cup that lets you make 14oz of brewed coffee in just 3 minutes. Put the lid on and it’s ready to go.
Westray and Papa Westray are tiny islands in Orkney, Northern Scotland. The plane ride between the islands is just over 2-minutes-long, making it the world’s shortest scheduled commercial flight.
Developed by Ollix, Fog of World uses the fog of war from videogames to gamify traveling. Leave it running in the background and earn achievements while traveling.
AMEX cardmembers receive significant perks, like their handheld CourseCast tv at the Ryder Cup; it delivers player info and live views of the action from cameras feeds all over the course.
This small British Columbia resort brings new meaning to “roughing it” – with guest tents decked out with luxurious bedding, full bathroom with heated floor and wood stoves. Lounge tents too.
YouTuber Volterrific shares footage of a luxurious First Class suite on an Emirates A380 jumbo jet for a short flight from Bangkok to Hong Kong. The amenities look nicer than most upscale hotels.
Similar to the InReach, SPOT Connect links your smartphone to satellites, enabling you to send and receive messages, send location data and even check Facebook and Twitter from remote locations.
Nonstandard’s concept for a mobile caravan, the Mehrzeller (“Multicellular”) is meant to be highly customizable while still maintaining a consistent and efficient manufacturing process.
Like the Hobo Knife, it has a knife and a fork with a bottle opener, but it also has a spoon. The pieces are made from stainless steel and are separable. Skip to 2:20 in this video for a demo.
A glorified commercial for the new luxury compact masquerading as a car and travel show. Watch the actual episodes on Cadillac’s YouTube channel. The song is Phenomena by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
When your luggage is lost, airline personnel can scan the Trace Me tag or enter its serial code. You’ll then be alerted via email and SMS, making it easier to retrieve your belongings.
The Coffeebrewer is a portable, disposable French press. Each pack contains enough ground beans to make 3 cups of premium coffee. Just pour 0.5L of hot water in the bag and let it brew for 5-8 min.
Everyone’s heard of The Grand Canyon and Mount Everest, but what about Turkmenistan’s Gates of Hell or Madagascar’s Tsingy of Bemaraha? Here are 10 places you never knew you wanted to visit.
Versatile enough for the office or taking off for a long weekend, FRRRY’s luxe leather Collapse 4 bag elegantly crumples down to a flat pack; includes detachable shoulder strap, 2 pockets and zip top.
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