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Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of March 5, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Xoom is in the market for a wheeled carry-on bag, and doesn’t know what brands to check out. What are your recommendations? Just because you’re traveling doesn’t mean you necessarily want to “smell” like a traveler… But some of the clothing that’s marketed as […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of February 19, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: When you’re backpacking long-term and you’re limited in the amount of stuff you can carry, how do you pack for both warm and cold climates? Dharker wants to know. Tokyored is hoping someone with experience using the LL Bean Bigelow Day Pack can attest […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of February 12, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Totleigh-in-the-Wold wants to know – what are the most overrated and underrated pieces of gear you’ve used or seen? She thinks a pashmina is overrated, and a comfortable pillow is drastically underrated. See if anyone thinks the gear you can’t live without is overrated! […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of February 5, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Some travel gear lives in a box in the basement until you’re packing for your next adventure, and other travel gear is great for everyday use. Do you use your universal sink plug when you’re doing the dishes? Do you just sleep better in […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of January 29, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Fallenleafs has been hunting for a versatile daypack – he ended up getting the MEI Voyageur, but found some other interesting-looking ones along the way including the Talmid Convertible Briefcase. He’s posted some pictures of his MEI Voyageur, as someone noted they’re hard to […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of January 22, 2007

Check out the topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Tye7 is trying to decide on the right pack… He started looking in the 60-80L range, but now thinks those packs are too big. He likes to pack light, and is looking for versatility – something that will be useful for one-week trips and […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of January 15, 2007

Check out these topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Stephen Mattison is looking for a new watch – something “robust,” not too expensive, with an altimeter and dive-ready. Do you know of a watch that will do it all? Everyone’s got a backpack question at some point in their lives… This time it’s […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of January 8, 2007

Check out these topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Finding the right footwear for a long-term trip is really important. Eppyboy is looking for recommendations for summer footwear – he’ll be in Asia, where it’s likely to be 80-90 degrees or more… He’ll be doing lots of walking and was initially thinking boots […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of January 1, 2007

Check out these topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Cherie’s friend borrowed her power converter for a recent trip to France, and her curling iron melted… Does that mean that cherie’s power converter should be tossed as well? Or is it still safe for her to use? It’s the age-old debate. Well, one […]


Travel Gear & Photography Forum Threads for the week of December 25, 2006

Check out these topics currently being discussed on the Travel Gear and Photography forums at BootsnAll: Eppyboy is looking for the best way to protect his stuff in his hotel/hostel room (assuming he’s the only inhabitant) – yes, there’s a lock on the door, and he can bring his own diesel padlock as well, but is there anything else he […]