When you’re traveling, you may feel like you just want to get away from all the technology you’re connected to each day. Instead of having to constantly check your email and text people back, the idea of completely disconnecting for a weekend or a couple of weeks may feel like a dream come true. Before you take this huge step, it’s important to consider all the fantastic technology available that can truly make your traveling easier and more enjoyable. The world we live in is technology based, so you might as well take advantage of it with these great gadgets.


This little camera can take professional-level footage and is even used to shoot action scenes for television shows. The GoPro HERO3 is perfect for taking with on any trip where you’ll be doing physical activity, whether that’s hiking, skiing, surfing, or biking. You won’t worry about whether or not you’ll have the opportunity to take pictures and record your adventure because you can mount this camera and go!

Knomo Knomad Mini

The Knomo Knomad Mini is essential if you’re traveling for business (or just have a lot of items you need to organize). You’ll no longer have to worry about misplacing any travel documents or necessities because all items can be organized in the Mini with ease. The organizer is about the size of a clutch and even has a pocket to fit a small tablet!

Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens

Cell phones have come a long way with the camera technology they use, making it easier than ever to take quality shots wherever you are in the world without having to carry a huge camera. However, a cell phone does not have quite the capabilities as a regular camera, but the Olloclip can change that. Simply slip this piece of tech over the top of your phone and align it with the camera, and you’ll have high-quality photos in seconds.

Trakdot Luggage Tracker

Nearly everyone has a slight anxiety about arriving at their destination and not finding their luggage because it was accidentally misplaced, sent somewhere else, or stolen. With the Trakdot Luggage Tracker, you slip the tracker into your bag and then opt for email or text alerts from the company that updates you on the location of your bag as it moves.

Anker Ultra Slim Extended Battery Case

This portable battery is guaranteed to fully charge your iPhone and have some charge left over for later! You simply clip it onto the back of your phone and then turn the charger on and off. Once it’s attached to your phone, you can easily charge your phone without worrying about annoying cords.