Gary Ellington

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Emergency response: what to do if your phone gets lost or stolen

By David Nield<p>The smartphone shows no signs of being a less essential bit of gadgetry anytime soon, and they've become so intertwined with our daily …

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Travel advice: what to do if you are robbed abroad

The trauma of being mugged or duped sadly does not end with the event itself. Even if you escape without loss or injury, it is still advisable to report the incident to the police; and if you do have money, possessions or passport stolen, you will need a copy of the police report to get …

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Six Brilliant Hacks for Lighter Travel

Most of us can agree: travel is great, but luggage is not. Not only is it clumsy to haul bags up and down stairs in an airport or a train and bus …

Essential gadgets for stress-free travel this summer

To avoid the noise of screaming babies on a flight…<p><b>Odoyo earphones</b>, the ‘superman’ of earphones, are waterproof, sweatproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof. They also have an active noise-cancelling feature, which blocks out the sounds of screaming babies (and other unwanted noises) on your …

16 Essentials For a Long Car Ride

Going on road trips is one of the best parts of Summer. An abundance of travelers on the road could mean a longer car ride, so if you're going to embark on a lengthy road trip, then remember to bring these essential items with you.

How to: Turn Your Car Into a Camper

Earlier this year, I was awarded a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant to spend four months driving around the United States documenting nocturnal culture with my partner and collaborator, Kevin Weidner (who helped me write this piece), and our two dogs (check out my piece on late-night …

How to pack for your trip

Whether you’re off on a European city break or an Antarctic expedition, a well-packed bag can make or break a trip. To take a little stress out of stuffing that suitcase, we’ve selected seven handy guides from our book, How to Pack for Any Trip, to help you pack right for your trip type.<p><b>Where are</b> …

7 Mexican Beach Escapes You Can Visit Tomorrow

If you’re plotting your next summer adventure, we have some marquee destinations for your consideration. Everyone from surfers to spa hounds will …