Gear review: 6 handy picks for your next trip

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© Provided by Wanderlust Z fc Mirrorless Camera

NIKON: Z fc Mirrorless Camera, £899 (body only)

Combining a classic ‘heritage’ design with advanced modern features, the new Nikon Z fc is compact and lightweight – perfect for travel. It promises simplified operation and a wide range of easy-to-use features enabling even amateurs to take photos like a pro. nikon.co.uk

© Provided by Wanderlust Active 60cl Water Filter Bottle

WATER-TO-GO: Active 60cl Water Filter Bottle, £30

We love Water-to-Go’s bottles with their 3-in-1 filter, which means you can fill them from any non-saltwater source in the world. The new Active 60cl has a squeezable body and single-handed click lid, making it perfect for walking, cycling and travel. watertogo.eu

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SAMSONITE: Magnum Eco Spinner, from £159

We knew there must be a good use for used yoghurt cups! Samsonite’s new Magnum Eco range of hard-shell wheelie bags is as stylish, durable and lightweight as you would expect from the luggage brand but is made with recycled plastics. Various sizes available. samsonite.co.uk

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YOGAMATTERS: Eco Travel Yoga Mat, £35

Forget having to Downward Dog on questionable carpets or rough ground. Super-light (only 750g) and ultra-thin (1mm), this funky mat folds easily into your luggage. Made from sustainably harvested natural tree rubber, it is both recyclable and biodegradable and offers superior grip. yogamatters.com

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TROPICFEEL: Shell Backpack, from £218

The waterproof Shell combines the ergonomics and benefits of a large rucksack with the portability of a daypack. Its compartmentalised design and built-in compression system allows it to shift between 22L and 40L capacity while keeping everything organised and easily accessible. It’s made of recycled material too. tropicfeel.com

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UNIBANK: Power Bank, £90

The award-winning Power Bank can be charged conventionally via USB but also by pulling its cord – 90 seconds of pulling will generate enough juice for 25 minutes of talk time on a smartphone. It’s versatile too, with its range of optional attachments including a portable light, panic alarm and Bluetooth speaker. unibanktm.com

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