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[R]   “Listed” Impromptu Safe Houses

Safe Houses and Hong Kong Density Apartments /// VinjatekWhen in need of (urban) refuge with no money, available safe house or viable shelter, you can establish your own temporary haven with this method.

[ July 23 2019 ]         ACCOMMODATIONS, DATA, HACKS, RESTRICTED, TRADECRAFT


Ask: What’s The Biggest Obstacle You Have Living Out of a Backpack?

Ask John V Cain /// VinjatekASK is a series of posts answering questions asked by readers about the vagabonding operative lifestyle. Contact me to ask your own.

[ May 14 2019 ]         ASK, DATA, LIFESTYLE, MINIMALISM


Thuraya X5 Touch Satellite Phone

Thuraya X5 Touch Satellite Phone /// The Gear List    [BUY]     The Thuraya X5 Touch is the world’s first Android powered satellite smartphone. It’s rugged, waterproof and sports a fully featured touch screen.

[ March 07 2019 ]        


Goal Zero Nomad 7 Plus Solar Panel

Goal Zero Nomad 7 Plus Solar Panel /// The Gear List    [BUY]     The Goal Zero Nomad 7 Plus is a high-end, portable solar panel charging device that’s universal with USB devices. Mobile, rugged and modular.

[ February 24 2019 ]        


[R]   Backstopped Cover Identities

Backstopped Cover Identities /// Vinjatek A type of cover for clandestine professionals to operate undiscovered, supported enough to withstand intense and or long-term scrutiny.

[ January 23 2019 ]         DATA, RESTRICTED, TRADECRAFT


Garmin inReach Mini

The Gear List /// Garmin inReach Mini     [BUY]     The Garmin inReach Mini is a compact off-grid communicator, GPS mapper and weather reporter. Also sends / receives texts and triggers SOS’s.

[ November 21 2018 ]        


Photo: Arrival at The 4000 Islands

On The Longboat Ferry to Don Det Island of The 4000 Islands in Laos /// VinjatekFrom one of my first adventures as a vagabond, I took this photo of my crew and I arriving by longboat on one of the “4000 Islands” of Laos, Don Det.

[ October 23 2018 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHOTOGRAPHY


How to Live Out of a Backpack: Improvised Waterproofing

Survival Go-Bag /// VinjatekThis is a series of posts about ‘how to live out of a backpack’ as a nomad, minimalist, operative, expat, traveler or for everyday life as a lifestyle.

[ January 12 2018 ]         DATA, GEAR, GUIDES, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL









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