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This Travel Jacket Is Definitely More Than Meets The Eye

07/24/2015, A jacket’s primary purpose is to keep you warm. It might come with a couple of pockets here and there to let you store stuff like your keys and wallet, but other than that it’s pretty standard. The only reason you might buy more jackets is maybe for...

Japan Has A Hotel Where Robots Are The Receptionists

07/19/2015, We’re sure some of you guys have gone to a variety of hotels in your travels where you’ve probably run into different experiences with the receptionist. Some are friendly, some are rude, some are efficient, some are helpful, and etc. The experience is...

Apple’s National Park Naming Scheme Boosts Tourism

07/09/2015, The last version of OS X to be named after a member of the cat family was OS X Mountain Lion. Ever since then, Apple has opted to name OS X after locations around America, like OS X Mavericks which is a surf point in California. Then there was OS X...

Mount Fuji Will Soon Have WiFi For Your Mountain Selfies

07/08/2015, Mount Fuji is probably one of Japan’s most iconic landmarks. The mountain can be viewed from afar on a clear day and it is also one of the more popular mountains for hikers to trek up to. That being said, it seems that the Japanese government is hoping...

Hub By Premier Inn Could Be The Hotel Of The Future

07/06/2015, Hotel rooms are pretty standard for the most part, although in recent times some are getting a bit more hi-tech by including more gadgets, and allowing guests to unlock their room doors using their smartphone or even their smartwatch. However it seems...

Free Hotel WiFi Becoming A Must-Have On Travelers’ Lists

07/06/2015, We know that there are probably travelers out there who don’t prioritize the WiFi facilities of the hotel simply because they know they probably won’t be in the hotel long enough to really take advantage of it. However it seems that the more connected...

Europe Will Scrap Roaming Charges Come June 2017

06/30/2015, Given that the countries who fall under the EU banner share the continent and currency, it seems that what they don’t share is a standard telco rate. This means that if you were to travel within Europe, you could face roaming charges despite coming from...

ShelfPack Is A Suitcase With Built-In Shelves

06/28/2015, So we have seen smart suitcases in the past where it comes with all sorts of fancy tech wizardry like Bluetooth, GPS, displays, speakers, built-in weighing scale, and more. Pretty elaborate but at the end of the day, it’s really just a suitcase that...

Space Case 1 Is A Smart Suitcase For Your Travels

06/22/2015, Smart suitcases aren’t exactly new. We have seen some efforts in the past, and just a couple of months ago Samsung and Samsonite teamed up to create a line of smart suitcases as well, so basically there are plenty of options that one can choose from....

Samsung & Samsonite Team Up To Create Smart Suitcases

05/04/2015, We have smartphones, smart cars, smart homes, so we guess having smart suitcases might not necessarily be a stretch of the imagination. Now there are plenty of suitcase makers out there not to mention a handful of Bluetooth tags available in the market...

Bluesmart Smart Suitcase Can Be Controlled Via Smartphone

12/14/2014, Hate fiddling with the locks on your luggage? Worried about leaving it behind by accident? Trying to figure out its weight but don’t have a weighing scale? Well those are problems that some travellers face, but these are problems that can be potentially...

Trip To China: Smog Insurance Now Available

03/21/2014, Travelers going to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Xian, Chengdu and Harbin for less than one week can now buy a Smog Insurance to be compensated in case the smog is so thick that it would ruin their trip. The metric for air pollution would be the local...

Netgear Trek N300 Travel Router

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] The Trek N300 is another travel router that looks pretty interesting: first of all, it can share public WiFi HotSpots to all your devices, so that may beat your older travel router, but it also has a flip-out antenna that supposedly makes the...

D-Link DIR-510L WiFi AC750 Travel Router / Charger

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] With the explosion of smart devices connecting over WiFi, having travel routers have gone from being a superfluous element to being money-saving objects. Since many hotels charge “per device”, I have seen quite a few people get into...