Posts Tagged ‘Travel’

Milky Way Box Set By Robert Rutöd

Milky Way Box Set By Robert Rutöd

Robert Rutöd's new book Milky Way (€25-99) has just been published. When asked where the way of St. James begins, in Spain they say. But the trail begins in your home. And that's where Rutöd got into his old Passat and drove off. Legend has it that in the 9th century the heavenly play of …

Earth Is My Witness

Earth Is My Witness

Over the course of his 40-year career, photographer Art Wolfe has worked on every continent and in hundreds of locations. Earth Is My Witness (Earth Aware Editions, ISBN 978-1608873067, $95) is his most extensive collection of Wolfe's photography ever compiled. This lavishly produced work spans the globe, bringing the beauty of the planet’s fast-disappearing landscapes, …


Elements Pocket: Keep Out Sand, Snow, Grit & Water

Elements Pocket: Keep Out Sand, Snow, Grit & Water

Bellroy’s Elements Range (also available on Amazon here) is the calm within the storm. Keeping out all the dirt, but keeping in all your values, these wallets are designed for an adventurous heart. Using all-weather non-toxic leather and water-resistant zips, each style in this capsule: Elements Pocket, Elements Travel (handy travel pen for customs forms) …

Handmade Universal Voyager Case

Handmade Universal Voyager Case

Ukraine-based Manekibook have just released a series of their bestsellers: Shturman notebook, Purser wallet and the multipurpose travel case - Voyager, which we featured. "In June 2014 our design studio and manufactory were finally relocated in Kiev. So we can proudly say that all things that you can find in this series are invented and …

Gadgets You Need For A Good Time On The Water

Gadgets You Need For A Good Time On The Water

No matter where you live or what time of year it is, lakes are a popular destination for a chance to get away from the hustle and grind of the city. Boating adventures are widely popular throughout the United States and Canada year round and offer all types of opportunities whether you are a solo …


From Fishing To Photographing

From Fishing To Photographing

From fishing to photographing, this Field Bag (7″h x 11.75″w x 6.25″d, $119 – $129) by Topo Designs is the latest carry all for essentials you need at your hip. It comes equipped with a breathable padded back and shoulder strap, removable waist strap, and a fully padded and lined interior. The bag sports heavy …

Five Summer Accessories For Easier Outdoor Recreation

Five Summer Accessories For Easier Outdoor Recreation

As the days grow longer and the smoldering scent of charcoal BBQ fills the air, summer creeps up and makes its presence known. With the summer season comes the desire to break free from the confines of the house and get out into the great wide open. In 2013 alone, there were 273,630,895 visits to …

Burton Canyon Pack - Heritage Style Meets Organizational Ease

Burton Canyon Pack – Heritage Style Meets Organizational Ease

Boasting 28 liters of capacity, the Canyon Pack (available in assorted colors, shown here in Rustbucket Rip, $65) by snowboard brand Burton has a beautiful faded Oxford weave and is perfectly blending vintage style with modern day organization. It's big enough to hold all your gear and provides daily ease with internal, external and padded …


Times They Changin

Times They Changin

Photographer Eric Mirbach has been putting in work in the realm of skateboard photography over the last decade, but now teamed up with his girlfriend Julia, a former runway model, to put together a new online magazine on fashion, travel, beauty and lifestyle. Times They Changin is a hybrid of both a high-end online magazine …

Hold It Wherever You Like

Hold It Wherever You Like

The Porta Bottiglia (portable bottle) by Italian design brand 24Bottles is inspired by the classic cycling world. All round, you can attach and remove it in just a second, wherever you want. The only portable bottle holder that does not remain fixed to your bike. Designed and handmade in Italy, you can take it whenever …

Out Of This World: Experience Zero-G

Out Of This World: Experience Zero-G

A body in free fall in a uniform gravitational field experiences no g-force acceleration and feels weightless. This is also termed 'zero-g.' Now Zero-G experience is within everyone’s reach. Zero gravity flights will be accessible from more than 15 locations across the world, which are slated to begin in 2015. This project is totally out of …


Vacancy By Pamela Littky

Vacancy By Pamela Littky

Vacancy (Kehrer, ISBN 978-3-86828-479-9, $50) by Los Angeles based photographer Pamela Littky is a multifaceted portrait of two towns in the Mojave Desert that are as much rural desert communities as they are states of mind. The towns that both claim the title of Gateway to Death Valley—Baker, California, and Beatty, Nevada—are tight-knit communities of …

TravelMate All In One Kit

TravelMate All In One Kit

The TravelMate Kit ($77) from Buck Knives is the perfect portable tool for outdoorsman and some road tripping or you if you just want a really cool all in one eating utensil. The 4.87 inch stainless steel blade slices, dices, spreads and serves. The spreader's flexible blade allows you to easily spread peanut butter, cream cheese, …


Travelers Guide To FIFA World Cup 2014

Travelers Guide To FIFA World Cup 2014

Brazil bursts with glamour and enchantment. Dreams of adventures soaked in culture and beauty impel travelers from all over the world. For locals, true beauty is marked in sport. Beginning in June, futebol (or soccer, for those of you in North America), Brazil's real pride and joy, takes the stage. As the country prepares to …

Into The Wild

Into The Wild

Whether hiking through the mountains, paddling on a silent lake, or simply spending a night in a tent far away from civilization, more and more of us are turning to the great outdoors for a touch of adventure or simply seeking peace and balance. The book The Outsiders (Gestalten, ISBN 978-3-89955-513-4, $60) captures the refreshing …

Lost And Found: The Lao Textile Museum

Lost And Found: The Lao Textile Museum

We love to discover the beauty of things, we love to explore new and traditional places around the world, to meet interesting people and make new friends. That's how we came across to meet the family who run Lao Textile Museum in Vientiane, Laos–Vientiane is the capital and largest city of Laos, situated on the …


Tumi Alpha Bravo Brooks Slim Brief

Tumi Alpha Bravo Brooks Slim Brief

From leading international travel and lifestyle accessories brand Tumi comes this slim and well-organized Alpha Bravo ($325) brief, which is part of the casual Bravo collection. The bag lets you carry everything you need without being weighed down. It features multiple outside pockets for electronics, a water bottle, tickets and accessories. Inside you have a …

Cargo Bike Trailer By Hinterher

Cargo Bike Trailer By Hinterher

These stylish and minimalist Cargo Bike Trailers with many hidden talents have been designed by Munich based company Hinterher. This multifunctional bike trailer can easily convert for multiple purposes. The beautiful design and long lasting materials such as aluminium has many options such as pull handles, wooden skies and ropeway. One of the latest urban …

Made In China By Pavel Tereshkovets

Made In China By Pavel Tereshkovets

Pavel Tereshkovets created the series Made In China during his six month long trip to the country in 2012 and was trying to show the weird and strange side of the people’s lives there. 1.5 billion people, a country full of weirdness, poverty and nevertheless happiness, when people smile even though facing unknown communistic future. …


Back To The Roots: Manual Fire-Lighting

Back To The Roots: Manual Fire-Lighting

Re-Fire is a kit designed by Francesco Faccin for manual fire-lighting; it has been produced using contemporary, widely-available sophisticated tools and production processes. "This project is emotionally charged and extremely physical; it cuts across innumerable frustrating attempts to identify the perfect equilibrium between the various components. When I actually managed to create fire with my …

The Perfect Companion For Business And Leisure

The Perfect Companion For Business And Leisure

You are looking for pure, functional and high quality product design? The handmade DIN Bag (roughly $400) by germanmade. is made from high quality, strong (ca. 0.1" thick) calf leather, which is additionally processed with a waterproof oil and won't disappoint you. It has space for notebook bag for 13" laptops, e.g. MacBook Pro 13“/Retina, …

Topos By Tobias Madörin

Topos By Tobias Madörin

Topos (Scheidegger & Spiess, ISBN 978-3-85881-372-5, $110) by Swiss photographer Tobias Madörin is a series about urban landscapes Madörin has been working on for more than twenty years. Creating staged tableaux in the manner of nineteenth-century painters, he investigates the interaction between the inhabitants and their surrounding environments in countries as diverse as Spain, Uganda, …