A few months ago I had an assignment to Storms River in the Eastern Cape, a place of mountain biking, tubing, kayaking and canopy tours (and much more). What better place to test this product?
When the lights go out, friends will want to borrow your solar powered smartphone charger. We tested six compact, convenient and extremely powerful gadgets which will make you very popular when Eskom pulls the plug.
From sternum straps to back ventilation, we’ve sorted out the tech talk to get to the bottom of how to buy the right daypack.
We tested 10 of the best daypacks for your next sightseeing trip or mountain meander. Here are our choices.
We’ve scoured the gear scene and found these bright ideas for your next adventure.
Getaway staff reviewed the Capture Pro Camera Clip as well as the Leash Camera Strap from camera gear company Peak Design. Here’s what we felt after using them.
We tested three rugged solar panels fit for the wildest of wild camping and this Flexopower video proves the ruggedness.
In the February 2015 issue of Getaway we tested 10 of the best tents for adventuring. These zany tents were way too impractical to make the cut, but their extraordinary design still had us itching to climb in.
I get a lot of products floating over my desk as Gear Editor and looking back over a great year of adventure this is my favourite travel gear from 2014 – practical products I use in my travels most.
Like blunt chopping knives, cheap corkscrews are endemic to self-catering holiday spots. Pack these must-have wine travel gadgets and never be caught off-guard again.