In my latest Recomendo newsletter (subscribe here!) I wrote about my travel packing list. It's a PDF that can be edited in Adobe Illustrator (because I don't expect anyone to pack the same things I do). As you can see, my list is broken down into sublists of different bags: charger bag, meds bag, tool bag, etc. I keep the stuff in these excellent Japanese mesh zipper bags. Now I don't forget important things any more like I used to. I recommend that you make a similar packing list for yourself.
I have no intention of buying the Bettli Shrimp Meat Neck Pillow at Amazon, but I do like how the material used makes the print appear disarmingly realistic, at least in photographs. Looking a one of the listing photos, I can almost imagine it breathing gently only to contract sharply when one touches it, like… READ THE REST
In this fantastic 2013 Esquire article by Anthony Boudain on what he brings and does when he travels, he included a tip for finding the best places to eat in a new city: [P]rovoke nerd fury online. Go to a number of foodie websites with discussion boards. Let's say you're going to Kuala Lumpur —… READ THE REST
Miami isn't known to have more tourist scams than other U.S. cities of its size, but it does have a few traps to avoid, especially in the South Beach area, according to YouTube's Wolters World (see video below). Travel vlogger Mark lists what he sees as Miami-specific scams travelers should avoid, including: • "The bait… READ THE REST
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