The best travel is the lightest travel, but you’ll still need to take some stuff with you. Here are some honest reviews of equipment and clothes I’ve taken traveling with me over the years – the good and the bad. Also check out my thoughts on diabetes equipment. There is a lot out there, and while some like pumps and CGMs, others don’t. And traveling with these things is a whole science in and of itself. My general rule when packing is “the less the better”… and here is how I get the most out of my trips with bags that don’t weigh me down.
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What is 70-130.com?
The world is worth exploring, and Type 1 diabetes doesn't have to stop anyone from enjoying the rich experiences of travel. On 70-130 you'll find fun but honest travelogues and photos from my journeys around the world with T1D and get tips for safely hitting the road, with diabetes supplies and without fear.
Traveling with diabetes is rarely easy but it's always worth it. 70-130 (named for my elusive target blood sugar range) exists to inspire others to break through whatever they feel is holding them back.
Thanks for stopping by, and be sure to connect with me on social media too. I want to hear about your own diabetes experiences! —Jeremy
MEDICAL DISCLAIMER: This website is not intended as medical advice. I am not a medical professional, just a patient with Type 1 diabetes who makes plenty of mistakes. Always check with a doctor before changing your medical regimen or traveling or doing anything new.