Technology Tips

As I’m about to head out on another 2+ month trip to Europe, I want to share some technology/virtual tips that I used and found helpful on my last few trips. Cloud The cloud. I have started to use the …

Posted in The Adventure, Travel Tips | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

But I dont want to go to school tomorrow

I was subtly reminded that I am not in school anymore and wasn’t supposed to take the summer off from this website. Oops, my bad. Fortunately, I’ve gathered lots of information from the trips I’ve taken–mistakes made, lessons learned, and …

Posted in Miscellaneous, The Adventure, Travel Tips | 2 Comments

Getting Sick On The Road

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/WP_20160613_12_25_14_Pro-300x169.jpg

It’s inevitable. Anytime I travel more than a few days, I get sick. I don’t know if it’s the plane, the stress, the change of sleep habits, or what, but I usually get sick. On this trip, it took only …

Posted in The Adventure, Travel Tips | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Shirt Cardboard

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Shirt-Cardboard-150x150.jpg

I travel with mostly button down shirts and use an Eagle Creek Packing Folder to help prevent wrinkles. But a packing folder is heavy compared to cubes and was wondering if there was a way to pack the shirts in …

Posted in Travel Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Binder Clips, Toothbrushes, etc.

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/IMG_0084.2014-11-14_164852-150x150.jpg

Every now and then, I come across travel tips or interesting products that don’t necessarily merit a posting of their own. Instead, I’ll combine a few into one post. Binder  Clips….a staple in every office. But they can also be …

Posted in Gear Reviews, Travel Tips | Comments Off on Binder Clips, Toothbrushes, etc.

Travel Adapter Map

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Flight001logo-150x47.gif

Our friends at the travel goods retail store Flight 001 have come up with an interactive,  color coded map to help you figure out which electrical adapter(s) you may need for a specific country. Click on a specific country and it …

Posted in Travel Tips | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Travel Adapter Map

Size Matters

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/bbc-size-matters-150x150.jpg

When it comes to carry-on bags, size and weight matters. We know that. And finally a major news outlet gets it as well. In their article, Size Matters, the BBC discusses which European airlines are the best and worst when …

Posted in Travel Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

To Lock or Not To Lock

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/eagle-creek-travel-safe-lock-tsa-red-150x150.jpg

To lock, or not to lock, that is the question. I now what you’re thinking. We onebaggers don’t check  luggage.  They never leave our sight. Or do they? When was the last time you had to gate check your bag? …

Posted in Travel Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Under The Seat in Front of You

http://1bag1world.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Under-Seat-Carry-On-Space-on-an-Airplane-300x199.jpg

We  all know the rules. Carry-on bags must fit either in the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you. Best case scenario the carry-on goes in the overhead and your personal item goes under the seat in …

Posted in Travel Tips | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Reinventing the Packing List

I am not the neatest person in the world.  Even here at my hotel I need to shove things into a drawer or the closest when the housekeeper wants to clean. When traveling, however, I prefer to stay neat and …

Posted in Travel Tips | Tagged , | 5 Comments