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"Sweet Suite Summer" package at Portland's Iconic Heathman Hotel

Jun 23, 2017
Portland’s iconic Heathman Hotel is inviting travelers to skip the line at the city’s hottest ice cream shop, Salt & Straw, and save on suite accommodations with the “Sweet Suite Summer” package

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Kids Travel Journals by father of 3

A father of three kids under 11 tries to balance screen time with other entertainment on long road trips. But unlike most, he has published a series of old-style fun books more
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Healthy and cool pouch drinks for kids and adults on the go

Fruit drinks for kids on the go are getting healthier. Drink pouch products such as Fruit Me Up! offer low-calorie formulas including organic, 100% fruit sauce more
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Cool and inexpensive blazer and slacks for the traveling dad

Bluffworks Gramercy Grey Blazer classic fit
Tired of dragging that suit or blazer out of the suitcase and it needs a pressing to be worn. Bluffworks.com solves the problem more
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Cool Dad’s Day gifts for outdoors-loving dads

The Polaroid Cube+
Maybe he’s an avid camper. Maybe he’s a fisherman or sailor, a hiker, golfer or biker. However the dads in your life enjoy the outdoors, there is plenty of new gear to enhance their experience — just in time for Father’s Day. more
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Quick wash and dry travel underwear

Scrubba Wash Bag
I’ve long been a fan of ExOfficio’s undies because it is light weight, moisture wicking and will dry overnight after being washed in a hotel sink. more
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Cool clear water – in stainless steel travel tumblers

Tiger’s new stainless steel tumblers available from Amazon will keep beverages hot or cold with a special vacuum insulated structure more
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Sunglasses – stylish and travel worthy

Under Armour sunglasses
Travel sunglasses - they have to look good, protect your eyes and not cost so much that you’ll hate yourself if you lose them. more
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Cool mobile chargers for travelers on the go

Ventev chargers
How many times have you checked into a hotel room only to find a paucity of electrical outlets to charge up your devices? Or maybe you needed a quick pick-me up charge for your device on a long flight or train ride? more
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The difference between bleary and fresh eyes on a long haul flight

Travel pillows by happyluxe
Travel pillows can make the difference between bleary or fresh eyes after a long-haul flight. more
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Mom’s Day gifts for the traveling moms in your life

Traveling Coffee Press from Espro
With Mother’s Day approaching, think about some little things that will make the moms in your life smile on their next trip. You don’t have to spend a fortune either! more
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