Travel products and shopping

From street markets and thrift shops to les grands magasins.What we like to buy before, during and after our trips to travel well, stylishly and practically, and where we like to buy it.

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The Ultimate Carry-on Bag for Digital Nomads

Sophisticated travelers know that when it comes to packing for a trip having the right travel bag is a must. You want a bag with flexibility, room for all your clothes and essentials, and thoughtful design features that make traveling a breeze. If you are…

GoPro Hero 5 Review: Best Camera For Adventure Travel

When it comes to adventure photography, there is no disputes that the GoPro is one of the best devices on the market. But for those who own a GoPro 4 and below you may have experienced some small frustrations. These may have included muffled sound…
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Luxury Travel Accessories For Summer

Be even more fabulous this summer with our favorite luxury travel accessories! Part of gearing up for summer travels literally means "gearing up."  Check out what's on our list of luxury travel accessories we're coveting for the upcoming season below. Kate Spade sunglasses Are we alone in noticing that we…
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PrAna Clothes for Travel #packprAna

Meeting the challenge of finding comfortable and chic travel clothes with sustainable fair trade clothing company, PrAna Being familiar with eco clothing company, PrAna, I knew that their website featured an assortment of incredibly fit-looking people. An otherworldly lot of individuals is to be found here – hanging 10…
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Pacsafe Citysafe 200 Review: My New Favorite Travel Purse

Review of the PacSafe Citysafe 200 travel purse I purchased a new travel purse for a recent trip, the Pacsafe Citysafe 200 (specifically, [easyazon_link keywords="Pacsafe Luggage Citysafe 200 Gii Handbag Black" locale="US" tag="tbelles-20"]Pacsafe Luggage Citysafe 200 Gii Handbag in Black[/easyazon_link]). My need for a new travel purse was…
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Lipault Continental Carry-On Review

Before my continental carry-on even arrived, it occurred to me that Lipault bags appear to be made for the Travel Belle.  Known for their feather-weight design and offered in a plethora of jazzy colors, their looks alone made us want to hop a plane to somewhere…

Shop for Your Inner Swimsuit Model

Travel Belle tips for buying a bathing suit for your summer vacation No. I refused to title this article something inane like "Find a Bathing Suit for your Body Type," with the usual rundown of apples, pears and celery sticks. Okay, so I made up…

Stocking Stuffers for the World Traveler

My family celebrates both Hanukkah and Christmas so over the years my husband and I have decided to forgo any major presents on Christmas morning and instead exchange stockings. Not your ordinary candy bar and lottery ticket stockings (however both of those items are usually…

Travel Style and the Navy Invasion

I think it might be a lingering effect of the London Olympics, but this season navy (the color, not the flotilla) is everywhere. Here are a few things in this season's "it" color to inspire you to travel fashionably and keep all other manner of…