Review: TOG24 Outdoor Gear

Review: TOG24 Outdoor Gear

TOG24 kindly sent over some gear which has helped me get well into my hiking stride this summer.

I’ve been wearing the Stutton Waterproof Jacket in coral red, guaranteed to brighten up a dull day, the Raywell women’s tech t-shirt for warmer weather and a cosy hoody for snuggling into at the end of an active day. Here’s how it performed.

 

TOG24 Stutton waterproof jacket

The TOG24 Stutton jacket

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The Best Travel Backpack for Women – tips and buying guide

The Best Travel Backpack for Women – tips and buying guide

 

Are you looking for the best travel backpack for women? Well, you’re in the right place. This best backpacks for women guide will provide all you need to know to help you purchase the perfect backpack for you, your size and your travel needs.

I prefer to use a backpack opposed to checked-in luggage. It needs to be durable, sturdy enough to protect my camera equipment and laptop and roomy enough to hold clothing and gear for a week or more. It’s a big ask and choosing the best travel backpack can be a bit overwhelming.

I’ve been through a few backpacks in my time, tested some of the top names and now I’ve brought my experience and expertise together to offer you some great advice and expert tips for choosing your new backpack.

 

Best travel backpack for women - Osprey backpack

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Osprey Farpoint 40 Review – best carry on backpack

Osprey Farpoint 40 Review – best carry on backpack

Osprey Farpoint 40 review – find out why this is my favourite backpack for travelling, weekends away and city breaks. My new forever rucksack.

I have a thing about luggage. From carry-on to hold luggage from backpacks and wheeled duffels to hard-shell suitcases and day packs. In my cupboard I have packs within, wheelie bags within duffels within suitcases – the luggage version of Russian dolls. I’ve tried them all. But now that I’ve found the perfect backpack in the Osprey Farpoint I’ll be getting rid of a pile of old rucksacks and sticking to this one. 

 

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Reviewed: The CabinZero 44L Backpack

Reviewed: The CabinZero 44L Backpack

There are so many good reasons for travelling with just carry-on luggage. No worries about your luggage not turning up with you at your destination. Avoid ridiculous charges for checking-in hold luggage. No waiting at the carousel when you’d rather be out of the airport like a rocket itching to explore.

But which carry-on luggage is the best one for you? If you’re like me then you’re constantly looking out for the perfect carry-on luggage and I’ve tried loads over the years. Here’s what I think about the CabinZero 44L carry-on backpack.

 

Cabin Zero Backpack

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The Wacaco minipresso portable espresso machine – reviewed

The Wacaco minipresso portable espresso machine – reviewed

In case you hadn’t noticed I’m an outdoorsy type. I love going for long walks by the sea or in the Sussex countryside. I’m also into my coffee so I was intrigued when I heard about the Wacaco Minipresso Portable Espresso Machine. the Wacaco is a portable coffee maker so you can enjoy fresh Espresso on the go wherever you happen to be? Sounds just like my cup of, err, coffee.

Imagine, a coffee fix on the beach, at the top of a mountain or in the middle of nowhere. Anywhere in fact. Read on for the chance to win a Wacaco travel coffee maker for yourself in partnership with Steamer Trading.

Wacaco Minipresso Espresso Maker

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