Top 5 Tech Travel Gadgets

Handy new devices to enhance any trip 


 

Ah, springtime. The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming and new gadgetry abounds! Yep, it seems that every season, there’s a new crop of travel-friendly gadgets to discover. Check out some of our favourites for Spring 2014. 

Brinno TLC200 Pro HDR Time Lapse Camera

The world’s first instant, high dynamic range (HDR) time-lapse video camera (pictured above, with lens options), this new all-in-one “toy” lets you create cool time-lapse videos at the push of a button. 

KnowRoaming 

This Toronto-based start-up has developed a micro-thin sticker that attaches to the SIM card of any unlocked mobile phone. When travelling abroad, it automatically connects you to a local wireless carrier, ensuring reduced roaming rates in more than 220 countries. 

Klipsch GiG

Toss this portable wireless speaker into your backpack and take it anywhere. Offering impressive full-range sound, the GiG also comes complete with international power adapters and a built-in, rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides 12 hours of play time. 

iLAND FLY foldable solar charger 

Compatible with just about any USB device, this lightweight, portable solar-powered USB charger is eco-friendly and works in low-light situations. It’s also built to military standards, which means it’s resistant to water, dust and temperature.

Tile

Just stick your waterproof, stamp-size adhesive Tile onto any important item: laptop, wallet, keys, guitar, bike—whatever you want to keep track of. Using

the free iPhone app, you can pinpoint that item’s location if it becomes lost.

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