Certain products & technologies just make life easier while you’re traveling. Trust us: we’ve traveled the right way, and we’ve definitely traveled the wrong way!
When you’re on the road, the value of certain features like lightweight, compact, waterproof and long-lasting cannot be overstated. Use this page as a resource. We hope it’ll make your travels that much easier!
We’ll always keep it real with you, and we’ll never promote a product or technology that we don’t believe in. If you see it below, then it’s something we use currently or have used recently.
Questions or comments about these products, or other travel-related items? Mention them in the comments below–or email us privately!
Products we use. Partners we believe in.
Product categories you will find on this page:
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- Photo & video equipment
- Personal electronics
- Outdoor gear
- Hiking boots & shoes
- Hammocks & Backpacks
- Other travel shoes we use (coming soon)
- Our “must have” clothing
- Book recommendations
- travelhelix merch – free t-shirt if we see you in public wearing one!
Photo & video equipment
Hiking Boots & Shoes:
Hammocks & Backpacks:
Our “must have” clothing
For some of D’s favorite spots to get something new every once in a blue moon ;):
- Best affordable bathing suit shopping
- Guilty pleasure bathing suit shopping
- Favorite sun dresses for travel
Athleisure: we live in it, and you probably do too now.
- Fabletics: D’s go-to for well-made affordable Athleisure (favorites are my joggers and the Mila High-Waisted Capri)
- Carbon38: active fashion & high end performance wear, D’s guilty pleasure for Athleisure shopping (Alo Yoga & Beyond Yoga have the best fit)
Masks: might as well be comfortable & stylish while you wear one!
- Protective Mask from VIDA – every purchase helps support essential workers and communities in need.
- Vistaprint donates a small portion of every sale to a small business impacted by COVID-19 (custom options available!).
Book recommendations: DnA’s Latest Reading List
Don’t leave home without ’em:
Check out the articles we’ve written about our favorite products to learn more!