Orgo Lite Cosmetic Bag Creates Its Own Counterspace

Hotel rooms and especially hotel bathrooms are becoming more efficient.  Which means that many of them are getting smaller.  Everything Orgo counters this trend with built in counter space that lets you spread out a little more comfortably with make up and toiletries. Everything Orgo’s Orgo Lite took first place for product innovation at at…

Beat jet lag in 3 minutes

    It’s not yoga, supplements, or a “secret” pharmaceutical formula.   And it’s not widely available, so you may not have an opportunity to test its effectiveness. But if you happen to find yourself jet lagged and in the South of France near Monte Carlo, consider stopping by the Thermes Marin spa for a…

The best travel backpack EVER! Solar charger built in!

  I’ve learned to travel with a soft-sided backpack instead of the typical hard sided suitcase on wheels that almost everyone carries aboard too-crowded airplanes that don’t have quite enough room to accommodate all the carry ons.  My pack has a padded compartment for my laptop and tablet, is big enough for a change of…

Virtual valets

Airline baggage policies are driving a new trend in business travel: the virtual valet.  DUFL is one such service that is making a big splash. To start DUFL’s service, you provide them with your travel wardrobe and any accessories that you typically travel with. They store your items at their facility.  When you’re ready to…

Pure water on the go | Zero Water ZP-006

I’m picky about the water that I drink, and I’m also at least a little sensitive to the waste of resources involved with the bottled water industry.  I don’t trust tap water, and I don’t care whether it comes from Flint or Seattle.   I hate the taste of chlorine, and I despise hard water,…

Three little things

These are pretty low tech items, but clever and useful nonetheless. First is the Tru Utility Tele Pen.  It’s a ball point pen that measures a scant 2 inches (50 mm) on your keychain, but expands to a respectable 4.5 inches (115 mm) when fully extended. This can be extremely useful when the stewardess passes…