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Gears and Backpacks Resource Page

I’ve collected most of the travel gear that I use and put it into one Amazon Store. These are the brands that I use and trust. That same Osprey Backpack in the featured image has been my travel buddy for the last few years and in extreme weather conditions. And because Osprey backpacks have proven […]

Mirrorless and DSLR camera comparison

Why I Went Back to Using DSLR, and Sticking With It

This post should be titled Mirrorless and DSLR camera comparison, but I figured, as a former lover of DSLR cameras, the current title should be more fitting. When mirrorless camera made waves around 2006-2007 in the digital photography world. Boom! I sold my Canon DSLR and raised funds for purchasing a new shiny red Panasonic […]

solo travel packing

Ultimate Guide to Your First Solo Backpacking Trip

So what’s all this hype about going solo backpacking somewhere cold and sleeping on stiff bunk beds? Solo backpacking or travelling, whatever you prefer to call it, is leaving home and your dog for an epic adventure on your own, going out of your comfort zone and living on a backpack, spending frugally, in an unfamiliar territory. […]

data security while travelling

Sure Fire Ways To Secure Your Data While Travelling

Being a database geek for a long time now and mostly working with administration and securing business data in my line of work, it comes as a second nature to me to secure my own personal data across all my devices. Especially when I’m on the go and travelling. With a hundreds of mobile apps […]

travel hacks long haul flight tips

You Need These 5 Essentials to Make Your Next Long Haul Flight Better

The thought of spending 8 or more hours on a flight (someone I know flew for 24 hours!) inside a cramped airplane cabin can be agonising enough to make you put travelling off altogether. Think about sitting for long hours, recycled air, crappy airline food and time zone adjustments. But you can take a number of precautions […]

Abisko National Park, Abisko, Sweden

Seeing the Aurora Borealis in Abisko Sweden (Part 1)

Seeing aurora borealis is very special to me. After watching a lot of youtube videos, I tell myself I’m going to save up for that trip and I’m going to see it someday. It’s been on my bucketlist for 2 years now. It’s time I do something about it. And 2015 being declared as The […]