Travel Product Reviews

We check out the best travel products so you don’t have to spend hours researching.

LifeStraw Review

Update 28 June 2019: LifeStraw water bottles are on sale right now on Amazon. And back to the original article. I love hiking by water. Creeks, streams, rivers, waterfalls, ponds, lakes, ocean…well, you probably know what water is. The bummer about water today, even in the mountains of Montana, is that you can’t drink it …

LifeStraw Review Read More »

Vista Wedge Sandals – Acorn

I was recently chosen to be part of Acorn’s Spring Review Crew and given a pair of their cute Vista Wedge Ankle sandals to try out. (Read to the bottom to find out how you can join the Review Crew.) So far, I love them! I’m generally a sports sandals and minimalist running shoes kind …

Vista Wedge Sandals – Acorn Read More »

Trekker 64 – Kelty Backpack

My first backpack was a Kelty external frame pack. Way back then, it seemed everyone was switching to internal frames, and I soon did, too. While an internal frame pack is great for dodging through bushes and tight situations, I still missed my external frame. Until last summer when I got a new and improved …

Trekker 64 – Kelty Backpack Read More »

Speedster Swivel Deluxe – Kelty

Whether running along Peets Hill or strolling down Last Chance Gulch, a good stroller can makes an outdoor outing more pleasant. The Speedster Swivel Deluxe has a secure five-point, adjustable harness and an adjustable-height handle so it fits both you and your kid. The fully padded seat and frame keep your rider comfortable and safe. …

Speedster Swivel Deluxe – Kelty Read More »

Review: Headband — Wizbang

My trusty Wizbang hat playing in the snow. I’ve loved my Wizbang hat for a long time. It’s lightweight, it’s cute, and it’s perfect for cold weather activities when you aren’t super cold. You know what I mean–it’s snowy or cold, but you’re running or skiing or otherwise keeping warm. You need something on your …

Review: Headband — Wizbang Read More »

TravelingMel is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to,, Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of, Inc. or its affiliates.

Scroll to Top