USA TRAVEL TIPS & HINTS — Nourishing Ami



Ahh America…the land of the free! I’ve been a little (ok, a lot) quiet on the blog front lately because I’ve been traveling around America for the last 3 months! It’s been an amazing experience and I’ve definatly managed to tick quite a lot of bucket list items off! Needless to say, every day or […]

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Hobo Travel Tip – Top 3 Luggage Bags Under $50

#1 – Hukoer 4 in 1 Rucksack for Travel/Hiking/Camping

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Hukoer 4in1 Rucksack For Travel/Hiking/Camping

Available for $41.99 CAD

  • Durable material: Made of high density cotton canvas and PU leather, super durable and sturdy, classic and fashionable. You will love it as soon as you get it.
  • Multipurpose:One bag offers at least three different ways of carrying. Two durable straps are in a hidden compartment to make this bag a backpack/rucksack/satchel. A detachable shoulder strap can easily turn the backpack into a messenger bag/crossbody bag.
  • Flexibility and efficiency of use: Thicken breathable and adjustable sponge straps, help reduce the load, comfortable to carry. Scientific and reasonable pockets design make your goods lay in the bag systematically.
  • Suitable for various occasions: for outdoor, working, traveling, hiking, camping, school and everyday using.
  • Space is capacious: You can put A4 books, most 16″ laptop, ipad, clothes, glasses, wallet, keys, umbrella, cell phone and document in the backpack.

United States – Amazon.com

United Kingdom – Amazon.co.uk

 

#2 – Huntvp Versatile Backpack And Sports Duffel Bag 

Huntvp Backpack and Duffel Bag

Available for $39.99 CAD

  • Material: 40L Capacity, Made of Water-resistant 900D Oxford fabric, gives the military-style duffel bag a strong waterproof performance and anti-scratch wear resistance; Good hardware, stronger zippers and buckles, make it more durable and strengthen, very comfortable to carry through trails and up and down mountains.
  • Roomy and handy: Versatile 4-Way for carrying (Backpack, Duffle bag, Messenger shoulder bag and handbag), Large room, tons and tons of space for your stuff and holds all of your gear well organized.
  • Molle system: The molle straps are great for adding extra pouches.You can load smartphone pouch, water bottle bag, fanny pack/waist bag, messenger bag, accessory kits and other tactical gears.
  • Space and Crafts: One front zippered pocket, One backpack pocket where the shoulder straps can be hidden. Inner: One zippered pocket, Two open main compartments; All the stitching and webbing, are used in military specification nylon material, sleek and durable; Padded and adjustable shoulder straps, breathable mesh backing provides a cool feel in hot weather.
  • Suitable: For running, hiking, camping, hunting, cycling, shopping, photography, traveling, climbing, sport, school, tools and so on

United States – Amazon.com

United Kingdom – Amazon.ca.uk

#3 – TB Tibag 35L Waterproof Travel Backpack

TB Tibag 35L Waterproof Travel Backpack

Available for $35.99 CAD

  • Padded and adjustable wide shoulder straps with breathable mesh back more comfortable,avoid turning and folding in the slider
  • Tear-resistant & water resistant ripstop nylon fabric: when rainy can keep inside dry
  • Versatile & convenient: Carry as a sports backpack or a sports duffel bag (by a single shoulder strap or side handles strap )
  • Roomy: 35L /40L , can pack into a pockets , won’t take up extra space in your luggage. Durable SBS zipper with metal Tibag zipper puller , can be long lasting use
  • Front hooks for hats and accessories. High quality for this packable lightweight waterproof travel sports duffel backpacks bag

United States – Amazon.com

United Kingdom – Amazon.co.uk

 

Hobo Travel Tips – Top 3 Osprey Backpack Alternatives

#1 – G4Free 50L Outdoor Backpack With Rain Cover

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“Loved the backpack for the price. Good size, nice colours (got the black and the blue), and zipper opens almost all the way down which is convenient….” Read more

Buy it on Amazon.

#2 – TETON Sports Scout 3400 Internal Frame Backpack

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“Really nice pack upon initial un-boxing. I have yet to take it on adventures but I can say that I have confidence it will live up to wear. All qualities are to be considered as compared to the price- you get what you pay for. That being said, the quality is strong, the stitching and zippers do not appear to be weak nor cheap…..” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

#3 – PioneerHiker 50L Water-resistant Hiking Backpack

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“This bag is exactly what it seems to be! It has amazing storage and the pockets are seriously insane. I thought they would be average size, but these pockets go deep, so you can put a lot in it, even the small pockets. It’s also great to hold a water bottle on the side. It’s cool how many buckles there are to this, so it provides a lot of security if you’re hiking. I took this to South America and had a lot of stuff in my bag but this did not make it feel heavy or anything. It had comfy support and the buckles really added to that….” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

What’s your favorite type of backpack or backpack brand?

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Hobo Travel Tips – Top 5 Travel Backpacks For Under $100

Hobo Travel Tips – Top 5 Travel Accessories

Source: Hobo Travel Tips – Top 5 Travel Backpacks For Under $100

Hobo Travel Tips – Top 5 Travel Backpacks For Under $100

1 – TETON Sports Scout 3400 Internal Frame Backpack

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“Really nice pack upon initial un-boxing. I have yet to take it on adventures but I can say that I have confidence it will live up to wear. All qualities are to be considered as compared to the price- you get what you pay for. That being said, the quality is strong, the stitching and zippers do not appear to be weak nor cheap…..” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

2 – WASING 55L Internal Frame Backpack 

With Rain Cover

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“I’m not a hiker, but I picked up this backpack for someone who is. As a non-hiker, my first impressions of this backpack are very favorable. It is very roomy, with lots of pockets and straps to use to stow all your gear….” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

3 – Mountaintop 70L+10L Water-resistant Internal Frame Backpack

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“In determining the best pack for the value, I did extensive research of backpacks. My findings lead me to purchase this specific pack and I must say, I am completely happy with it. Keep in mind, the reason I bought the Mountaintop was because the upcoming trip I am taking will be a week long. With that said, this pack can work well with shorter trips as well….” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

4 – G4Free 50L Outdoor Backpack With Rain Cover

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“Loved the backpack for the price. Good size, nice colours (got the black and the blue), and zipper opens almost all the way down which is convenient….” Read more

Buy it on Amazon.

5 – PioneerHiker 50L Water-resistant Hiking Backpack

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“This bag is exactly what it seems to be! It has amazing storage and the pockets are seriously insane. I thought they would be average size, but these pockets go deep, so you can put a lot in it, even the small pockets. It’s also great to hold a water bottle on the side. It’s cool how many buckles there are to this, so it provides a lot of security if you’re hiking. I took this to South America and had a lot of stuff in my bag but this did not make it feel heavy or anything. It had comfy support and the buckles really added to that….” Read more

Buy on Amazon.

 

Hobo Travel Tips – Travel Pillows

One thing that I find quite important to bring along with me while I’m out exploring the world is a Neck Support Travel Pillow.

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Although, there are much more vital things that need to get packed into your luggage, a Neck Support Travel Pillow can make your life much more comfortable when on the road.

Sick of waking up at your destination with a stiff neck from sleeping slouched over in your seat?

Check out this modern and sleek looking Neck Support Travel Pillow. It is sure to keep you comfortable and well rested even on crowded planes or buses.

Hobo Travel Tips – Universal Power Adapters

When travelling abroad, there are a few things you need to make sure not to forget.

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Universal Power Adapter

I could start writing a list of all the things that you might need. However, one of the most important items that I think everyone should have packed in their luggage is a Universal Portable World Wide Travel Power Charger Adapter Plug Converter (White).

On my last trip across the pond, it didn’t strike me that my cellphone charge would not fit into european outlets, until I landed in Amsterdam and found myself frantically searching for a Universal Portable World Wide Travel Power Charger Adapter Plug Converter (White) so I could charge my phone and find directions to where I was headed.

In order to avoid this problem, I suggest you buy yourself a Universal Portable World Wide Travel Power Charger Adapter Plug Converter before you leave for your next trip.

Don’t wait until you’re in a foreign country to find out that you need a Universal Portable World Wide Travel Power Charger Adapter Plug Converter to charge your phone or other electronics. Buy one now!

Tips for Travelling with Family for the First Time — Eat Sleep Love Travel

Though the first trip a family embarks on will generate lots of excitement in your home, you might find yourself getting more anxious as the trip approaches. There are so many logistics involved as you aim to make sure that every family member will be well catered for during the journey. Cut back on that […]

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Gear review: Deuter Walker 24 daypack — for the love of climbing


Finding a good daypack is as important as a solid backcountry pack, in my opinion. Backpacks are so much more than a daily necessity of your past schoolyard days; they’re a way to conveniently get around without much hassle. As I bounce back and forth between cragging/trail days and city dwelling, my need for the […]

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Now Spring Has Sprung – Take A Hike! —

Spring in England can be beautiful, as the grey of winter is replaced with lush greens, it really is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy what the countryside has to offer. We are extremely lucky that we live minutes from numerous walking and hiking trails through beautiful landscapes and over the past couple […]

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