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Using a Watch as “Brass Knuckles”

Using a Watch as a "Brass Knuckle" Rolex Submariner /// VinjatekThis is in response to the 12 (and counting) readers of whom has asked me about using a watch as “brass knuckles” since my Rolex Submariner review.

[ February 06 2018 ]         DATA, EDC, SURVIVAL

Vinjatek Backpack Kit Setup Guide

FAST Pack EDC Backpack Mod Setup /// VinjatekThis is part 2 of a setup guide and tutorial for my backpack kit configuration and modifications designed for a vagabonding operative lifestyle.

[ February 04 2018 ]         DATA, GEAR, GUIDES

PHOTO: Crossing The Thailand / Laos Border via The Mekong River

PHOTO: Crossing The Thailand / Laos Border via The Mekong River /// VinjatekI caught an impromptu ride with this local family to cross the Thailand / Laos border via the Mekong River on a tiny boat with an improvised car motor.

[ February 03 2018 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

Vagabonding Guide: On-Site Hotel Booking Hack For Deals and Upgrades

Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit /// VinjatekThis is a series of continuous posts of guides, hacks and tips on the vagabonding lifestyle and nomadic methodology. -view all vagabond guides

[ January 31 2018 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, LODGING, MONEY

Covert Public Communication via Theatrical Misdirection

Across Galata Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey /// VinjatekCertain measures must be taken for public face-to-face communication with an asset or associate that require complete irrelativity to each other.

[ January 29 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, RESTRICTED

Quote: “All warfare is based on deception. Hence, when we are able to attack, we must…

Sun Tzu Portrait Statue /// VinjatekThis is a series of posts of curated quotes to inspire a more strategic, enlightened and focused way of being – professionally and for life.

[ January 28 2018 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, SURVIVAL

Higher(er) Learning Through Travel

Bel Air City Distance Sign at Gili Air Island, Indonesia /// VinjatekOf all my training and mastered skill sets, I’ve learned more from travel. The world is a living and ever-changing textbook full of lessons of higher learning.

[ January 27 2018 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHILOSOPHY, TRAVEL

Menswear: Armored Baselayer and ToughDry Jacket

Menswear: 24 Hour Versatility /// Vollebak Condition Black Baselayer and Goruck Simple Windbreaker /// VinjatekThis is a part of a series of menswear guide posts of my personal outfits and apparel setups for specific scenarios and daily wear.

[ January 24 2018 ]         CLOTHING, DATA, GEAR

The Extrinsic Method of Securely Hiding Items in Hotel Rooms

Ritz-Carlton Hotel Bathroom in Hong Hong /// VinjatekThere’s only one definitive way to keep valuables, sensitive documents and non-permissive gear safe in your room from hotel staff and outside forces.

[ January 22 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LODGING, RESTRICTED

PHOTO: A Boat Ride Through The Floating Village of Siem Reap

Floating Village of Sieam Reap, Cambodia /// VinjatekSomewhere in Cambodia an exotic and thriving village exists floating on stilts full of homes, livestock, schools, salons, shops, restaurants and even pubs.

[ January 21 2018 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHOTOGRAPHY