Best Heated Gloves for Cold Weather (2021 Buying Guide)

best heated gloves for snow

The best heated gloves on the market to keep your hands warm in cold weather, whether you’re snowboarding, working, or hiking.  I’ve always had a hard time keeping my hands and feet warm.  With the slightest coldness in the air, my extremities tend to turn into freezing icebergs.   So when I discovered hand warmers […]

12 Best Wheeled Backpacks (Ultimate 2021 Buying Guide)

Best Wheeled Backpacks

My picks for the best wheeled backpacks, whether you’re traveling or looking for a professional bag for work.  I used to be one of those travelers who scoffed at wheeled backpacks.  They just seemed impractical for my style of travel, which was usually off-the-cuff, adventurous backpacking.  And to be fair, that was probably the case […]

Pakt One Review – The Ultimate Minimalist Travel Bag?

pakt one travel bag

My Pakt One review! A detailed look at the travel bag that has taken the minimalist travel community by storm and whether it’s worth the cost.  The first time I traveled abroad by myself, I took a ridiculously large rolling suitcase with me. I was 21 and only studying abroad for a couple of months […]

My Favorite Travel Gear

My Favorite Travel Gear - The Atlas Heart

I’ve had a few of you ask me to write a little more about my favorite travel products and gear this year, so I figured now is as good a time as any to start. Throughout my 8 years of on-and-off travel I’ve picked up a few recommendations and pieces of gear that have particularly stood […]

10 Must-Have Gifts for the Avid Traveler

Are you lost for what to get that avid traveler in your life this holiday season? It may seem like a funny concept – a gift guide for the wanderlust soul – since many of us value experiences over products. Rest assured; however, these gift ideas are either practical or way too fun to pass […]