Category Archives: Gadgets

Is This The Promise Of Things To Come?

Ever had that increased heart rate in the check in line prior to checking in for an international flight, wondering whether your luggage is going to be too big or too heavy? And how much it is going to cost to …

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Laneway Shopping for Fun and Travel in Melbourne

It is that time of the year, when the sales are on and people are always hunting for that point of difference in the wardrobe. Not only that, but you are travelling to Europe and want to look chic and …

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Travel Gadget 101 – A purse phone charger!

Smartphones have become an integral part of our lives, making it easy to quickly check Google Maps when you’re lost or search for an important email. The only problem: Your phone battery has died, or is about to! There are …

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Smart Packing….5 Easy Steps for Business Travellers

Even in 2005, when Carry On Limits were not as prevalent as now, being a smart savvy packer was important. Being able to quickly and efficiently move about when working was an important factor to many businesses. Thanks to Woman’s Day’s Bunny Wong, we …

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Give Jet Lag A Holiday!

Now here is a clever product. My neighbours bought them for a 23 hour flight to New York from Melbourne. They loved it! I am going to borrow it for my trip to Bali. But that is only 7 Hours! …

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Your Next Travel Mission

This could come in handy when you are away…you never know! Your mission…to try the world’s most infamous brews all in the land in which they originated….Less said the better I think!!  

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Packing Tip #25 Eagle Creek Packing Cubes

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Here at Smart Travelling we like to think of ourselves as being pretty good packers. So we thought we would share with you one of our best assets to date. Have a think about the way you pack. Imagine. No …

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Keep Yourself Safe from RFID Skimming…

As I wrote in my last blog, it is always a tough gig trying to get everything ready for a trip and having to worry about all your clothes, getting your house, pets and cars organised for a few weeks or …

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RFID Skimming..Just What It Is, And How You Can Prevent it

  In the world of travel there is always something new whether it be good or bad. Sadly, there is a scam out there that puts you and your personal details at risk. Namely, personal details that are stored in …

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What to Pack To Travel The World…(in lieu of a good story)

Thank you Wendy MacNaughton for this fabulous picture….. How to pack like Nellie Bly, pioneering Victorian journalist who raced around the world in 80 days in pursuit of a good story. I think we could all take a feather out of …

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