Category Archives: General

Light travellers‘ best friends (III) Swiss knife

A swiss knife is like Internet, you think you don’t really need it, but once you have it, you can’t live without. There are a wide range of swiss knives, from simple „knifes“ until small versions of the Inspector Gadget. The problem with the swiss knife is to decide which one you really need without „just in case“ tools.

swissknife
We have compared our models and this is the result: read more

Christmas gifts for light travellers

Still looking for gift ideas for Christmas? We’ve got the ideal gifts for light travellers of any kind: business travellers, outdoor fans, “little travellers” and beginners in the art of light travelling.

christmas gifts

Take a look at our suggestions! read more

The brick in your luggage- reduce the weight of your toilet articles

Wherever you go for business travels or for holidays you’ ll need to bring a set of toilet articles. To reduce their weight is therefore especially useful and in addition a very good example for how to reduce the weight of your luggage just by respecting a few simple principles.

toilet articles heavy

To make the case I put together 2 sets of typical toilet articles, one “normal” and a light one. Of course I exaggerated a little bit to make the point. The set consisted of the following articles read more

A long weekend at the beach with (only) a beach bag

Are you planning your last trip to the beach before the summer is over? This is a perfect chance to get started with light travelling: light clothing, relaxing environment, no need to dress up… This post is focussed on women but men can find it useful and adapt themselves the information.

A long weekend at the beach with a bag

Use this packing list only as a guide for a 4-5 days trip at the beach but customize it following your personal preferences. read more