Goal Zero Solar Chargers Are Perfect For Travel
Have you guys heard of Goal Zero before?? Goal Zero is an innovator of portable solar power systems that power a variety of USB, AC, and DC devices anytime, anywhere. I came across the brand on Instagram a while back but had never seen them in person. When I went to the LA Times Travel show (in 2013), they had a booth and I saw them up close and personal.
This is the Nomad 7 solar panel
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The Switch Charger
This is the Sherpa Battery
These solar chargers are perfect for round the world travelers and outdoor adventurers. Their chargers aren’t just for people who spend time off the grid. The chargers would even be perfect for a beach holiday or fishing trip. I couldn’t tell you how many times the battery on my iPhone or camera would give out on me while out on a snorkel trip or even a day at the beach. As a gear junkie, I need to be able to charge on the fly! Goal Zero would have been ideal when I was in Palawan where electricity is still on power schedules and electricity in my guest house was only on for 6 hours.
After going to the LA Times Travel show, Goal Zero sent me a charging kit to test out. I don’t use it daily but when I know that I’ll be outside or not able to get to a plug, I’ll bring it along with me.
Here are examples of my Goal Zero in use:
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Nomad & Switch kit – perfect for smartphones, GoPro, cameras
Sherpa 50 kit – great for charging laptops & DSLRs and camping
AWESOME PRODUCTS THAT I USE ON EVERY TRIP!
**Thank you to Goal Zero for sending over the solar charging kits. As always, opinions expressed of are my own. Links in this post are affiliate links. In no way is this an extra cost to you if you make a purchase but I earn a tiny percentage of the sale which helps me with the costs of running this blog. **