Travel Gadgets

Travel Gadgets


Technology is quickly advancing, and new innovations are constantly being released. When it comes to travel, some of these gadgets can come in very handy on a trip for entertainment, safety and accessibility. While there are many gadgets out there, we have combined a list of some of the most useful. If you are getting ready to take a traveling adventure, check out these handy travel gadgets that can enhance your trip.

Travel Router TP-LINK TL-MR3040

Travel Router TP-LINK TL-MR3040

When traveling, free Wi-Fi that is found in hotels and other areas are your best friend.But, you may find that there are hordes of people that use this Wi-Fi at the same time. You are getting free internet to use, but in most cases, it is slow and often compared to the speed of dial up. It can make adding new images of your travels to social media sites, and the like, almost impossible.

Enter the Travel Route TP-LINK TL-MR3040. This small router, which can almost fit into your pocket, is designed to hook into the Wi-Fi that you are using and speed up the connection. This is great, especially for those who are interested in staying up to date with what is going on back at home with work, family and friends. In addition to increasing the speed of the connection, the router can also hook up to 5 devices on the same speed at the same time.

Smartphone Camera Samsung K Zoom

Smartphone Camera Samsung K Zoom

It can be annoying to carry a bulky camera around, on top of all your other things, when travelling. However, with the technology that is found in most smartphones today, theycan take just as good of pictures as a regular camera. The Samsung K Zoom is a stand out smartphone that is more of a hybrid between phone and high end digital camera. The camera has a 10 x optical zoom that takes pictures that are even better than what many low market cameras can take. Best of all, it’s all in one easy to use gadget!

Smart Snowboard Bindings

Smart Snowboard Bindings

If you are going to be doing some snowboarding while traveling, then the smart snowboard bindings are a must-have. These bindings track the runs that you make, and then encourage you to improve your overall ride by showing you how you distribute your weight, the speed and the like.

Smart Lock – August Connect

Smart Lock - August Connect

When traveling, you may be leaving your home for weeks or even months at a time. You will want the satisfaction of knowing that your home is safe while you are away. This is where a Smart Lock is a great option. With the August Connect, you can control locks via a Wi-Fi connection as long as the unit plugged in. It makes for an even more secure home that you can feel comfortable leaving without worry. This device can also be used to control the temperature in the home, the lights and other features, giving the appeal that you are always home.

Coin

This little device can replace your credit cards, by storing the information for five cards in its slim design. Thus, you can minimize the chances of losing access to money. Plus, the device will alert you when it has gotten too far away from your phone, for additional security.

Smart Suitcase

Smart Suitcase

With this suitcase, you can travel a lot smarter. First things first, the build: it is solid aluminum, so meant to last. The inside is equipped with a scale so that you know when you check in for flights, that you are going to be at the right weight. In addition, it has a very powerful charge pack embedded in it to ensure that all your devices stay charged. There is also a built in GPS that you can use in the event the suitcase is lost or stolen.

Sun Exposure Bracelet

Sun Exposure Bracelet

The Sun can be dangerous when you outdoors for extended periods of time. However, when you are having fun, you often tend to overlook this. With the sun exposure bracelet, your bracelet sends real time updates to your phone that will advise you on what to do to avoid sun damage. This is great for those who are prone to sun burn or are forgetful about the sun.

Parrot Power Pot

Parrot Power Pot

If you are worried about your plants that are at home while you are away, then the parrot power pot can put your worries at ease. This device monitors your plants and notifies you via smartphone when they need water, are getting too much sun or the like. In addition, the device contains a water reservoir to ensure that the plants get the water they need.

World Wide Phone – Spare 1

World Wide Phone - Spare 1

This is a great device to have as an emergency phone. This phone has worldwide service and only uses a AA battery. There is no contracts or the like involved, as it is meant to be used in emergency situations.

GoTenna

GoTenna

Someone can always know where you are with GoTenna. This device works with your smartphone and will notify anyone your location via text. This device does not rely upon cell phone towers, so even when you have no service, the GoTenna can still notify your friends and family.

Earbuds – Bragi Dash

Earbuds - Bragi Dash

Who doesn’t enjoy listening to music while they are traveling? Well, you can do this in style with the Bragi Dash earbuds. These small earbuds were made with movement in mind and utilize the Bluetooth of the device to play music. They also have a 4GB embedded music player that a person can utilize. Enjoy your adventure to the soundtrack you desire.

Wikipad MFI Controller

Wikipad MFI Controller

Lastly, if you are an avid gamer, you may find some down time while travelling to play a few games. The Wikipad MFI controller allows you to put your device between the two controller parts, and make your very own hand held console. This can work with tablets currently, but there is a plan in works to get this working with smartphones.

If you are traveling for the weekend, the entire month or even as a lifestyle,these gadgets can come in handy.Do any of these catch your attention? Whether you like to snowboard, listen to music, stay in touch or just travel smart, you can enhance the enjoyment of the adventures you embark on with these travel gadgets.

Date posted: 22nd April, 2015

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