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  There are endless travel-related apps for both Android and iOS that smartphone and tablet users can enjoy. However whilst most of them like to offer one-stop shop type solutions for your travel requirements, combining several different things under one ...

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I’m a self confessed gadget geek and being a professional travel blogger too this means I have no end of excuses to load myself up with as many tech tools and life-enhancing gizmos as I can get my hands on. ...

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The Edinburgh Fringe is something I’ve been keen to experience for many years now so when Microsoft Lumia invited me to spend 2 days at the festival testing out their Nokia Lumia 930 Windows phone, I jumped at the chance! ...

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I’m a self confessed travel geek and love to take all manner of gadgets and gizmos with me when I’m on holiday. You’ll always find me with my trusty DSLR, laptop, iPhone, GoPro and an assortment of chargers, cables and ...

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There was once a time when backpackers travelling with laptops were scoffed at and called “flash packers”. I think it’s fairly safe to say that ship has long since sailed and you’ll be hard pushed to find anyone that doesn’t ...

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I’ll be the first to admit my life is well and truly plugged in to the internet. Or more accurately it’s wirelessly connected to it. I couldn’t live without my smartphone, my laptop, my tablet and a whole host of ...

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When it comes to your travels I’m pretty sure a camera is high up on your checklist of essential items. There’s so many types of camera to choose from these days and no doubt you’ll be wanting to take the ...

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Since 2010 when the first iPad was launched, tablets have taken over the computing world and there’s now a huge range of devices to suit everyone’s budget. Not only are they the sexy new face of modern computers, they’re also ...

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Dave Fox is a travel and humor writing coach and the author of two bestselling travel books. In “Getting Lost: Mishaps of an Accidental Nomad,” he shares humourous stories about things that have gone wrong in his international travels. “Globejotting: ...

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Article written by Randy Kalp. Photos by Bethany Salvon. Let’s be honest, I am a traveler who does very minimal day hikes. So why then would I take a pack designed for the backcountry to Europe’s concrete jungles? Well, it’s ...

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Nokia’s latest smart phone to hit the market is the Nokia Lumia 800 with some great social networking features and camera too. All the tools a travel blogger needs. So we gave our trusted contributor Adela from the travel blog FourJandals.com ...

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Compact cameras have changed a lot in the last few years. Once they were simple point and shoot pocket cameras with pretty bad quality photos from their tiny lenses. These days compact cameras, especially Panasonic’s range of ruggedised cameras are ...