The latest ideas for taking your data with you - pocket wifi, portable hotspots.
Ever had your carry-on bag rejected at the departure gate? Be prepared with this hand new app available for iOS.
Technology troubles can spoil a trip or cause you to lose irreplaceable memories or data. We have some tried and tested solutions to give you hope.
Your passport is your most important identity document when you travel overseas. We explain why and give some tips on how to use it and keep it safe.
Camera Lift Strap looks like a simple but effective way of reducing neck and back strain caused by carrying a heavy camera.
When you dress for your destination you can also save space and weight by packing what you actually need for your trip.
Keeping in touch when you're away can be a problem. The easiest way to stay connected is often to get a local SIM card even if you just want to use the data. Here's a place where you can have a SIM delivered to you before you go, without paying 'an arm and a leg'.
You probably have a different list, or maybe some of the same. Here's a useful starting place to build up your own 'must takes'.