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.


Ethnotek Backpack: A Travel Belles Review

From Ethnotek, a great carry on that supports artisans around the world. You can check the out the [easyazon_link keywords="Ethnotek backpack" locale="US" tag="tbelles-20"]Ethnotek backpack[/easyazon_link] on Amazon to see it for yourself. I’ve never been a backpacker, per se. In fact, I haven’t owned a backpack…

How to Pack Like a Travel Belle Pro

Another Travel Belle's tips on how to pack a suitcase (because, hey, we're all different, and the challenge of packing is never-ending) Even if you are a person who “needs” two huge suitcases and a portable jewellery box to go away for the weekend, there…

Keeping Loggerhead Sea Turtles Safe

To safely observe the nesting Loggerhead sea turtle, the Turtle Safe Flashlight is a must have item to add to your shopping list before visiting the beach this summer. As a resident of Myrtle Beach along coastal South Carolina, my family and I have learned…

Myrtle Beach for Shoppers

What if you don't want to spend every day of their beach week actually on the beach? Yes, there are lots of golf courses both miniature and major, amusement parks, and tourist centers with plenty of places to get henna tatoos and ice cream. Good, clean family fun is the name of the game in these parts, and there is nothing the matter with that. But, how about if you don't want to do just that? Where are the best places to go shopping in Myrtle Beach? Where are the best places to go to get some retail action that doesn't involve going anywhere near one of those beachwear shops located on every corner?

8 Items That Make Airplane Travel More Pleasant

As travel belles, we like to arrive at our destination looking great. But nowadays, flying can be quite a hassle with all the increased security measures, long layovers and crowded airports. Whenever possible, I opt to take the train or bus. However, I have now discovered a series of items that make airplane travel more pleasant