Peak Design took the industry by storm with their latest product, the Everyday Backpack. This backpack comes in two sizes, the 20L and 30L. These bags also come in the two colours of Charcoal and Ash Gray. Having trouble deciding which one I wanted, I ended up getting two bags, one in the 20L and Charcoal […]
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I have a confession to make. I love camera bags. It seems that I have a new bag every 6 months. The reason why is that it’s so hard to find that perfect bag. Some excel at certain things while others excel at others. So when I heard about PeakDesign’s new Kickstarter campaign dubbed the […]
Up until now, ExOfficio boxer briefs have been my go-to travel underwear. They’ve reigned supreme for me because I’ve tested alternatives and none of them could meet my standards. When I was introduced to SCOTTeVEST and their version of travel boxers, I was intrigued because of how similar they were to the ExOfficios. With both underwear […]
Travel gear is all about versatility and being lightweight. You always want to bring gear with you that you can use in many situations, doesn’t take up a lot of space, and also doesn’t weigh on your back when travel with it. Other travel gear you need to know about The ultimate travel tripod – […]
My car is a hub of sorts. It’s my main mode of transportation going from place to place, it’s great for jamming to tunes, and it helps keep me connected and powered up. With all the devices that I have with me on any given day, the worry I always have is whether I’ll have […]
As a frequent traveller or a backpacker, you know that one challenges is finding a better way to pack your clothes to keep things organized. What if you could have a packing organizer that can act as your portable closet that you hang? The PACK Gear Travel Organizer is whole new spin on keeping your sh*t […]
A daypack is meant to be something you can swiftly grab and go. It’s a bag that is a delicate balance of compactness and storage space. It has to be tough but light and flexible enough to handle all sorts of situations. This is the anatomy of a daypack. This is my review of […]
This year has been the year of video for me. From Sinternship in Vegas, freezing in Quebec, finally seeing the Terracotta Warriors in China, racing around Europe with Competitours, and finally whitewater canoeing, my YouTube channel has literally tripled in content this year. I couldn’t have done it without my trusty GoPro’s. One of the dispensable piece of year […]
With winter fast approaching, I thought I’d do a fun little post around some of the winter gear you’re going to want to think about picking up or dusting out of storage. I learned first hand that the winters we get are nowhere close to the type of cold that you go through in Quebec. […]