The Scrubba: A Washing Machine On The Go

by Matthew Rimer

Sep 5, 2014

© Anna Dudko | Dreamstime

Products / Travel
© Scrubba

© Scrubba

For the outdoor traveler, the Scrubba Washbag is an essential. Whether backpacking across Europe, camping on the beaches of Thailand or mountain

climbing in India, washing machine access can be impossible to come by. For people embarking on adventures like one of these, clean clothes are a luxury.

 

The Scrubba Washbag ($54.95 per bag – 145 grams), however, offers a lightweight, easy-to-use solution to dirty laundry. Inspired by the old-fashioned washboards of years past, this contemporary and compact reimagining needs only a small amount of detergent and fresh water to function. After rolling and deflating the bag, it only requires three minutes of rubbing against the modern, flexible washboard.

 

© Scrubba

© Scrubba

The Olive Green Scrubba Wash Bag ($54.95 per bag – 180 grams) is a slightly larger model of the product, able to handle 35 more gallons of laundry, but still pocket-sized. This design is only available for shipping from Hong Kong, however.

 

The Scrubba Travelers Kit ($89.95 per kit) includes the one missing component from this laundromat substitute: the dryer. In addition to the standard 145-gallon washbag, this kit also includes the Scrubba Travel Towel and the Travel clothes line. The 170-gram microfiber towel works to absorb most of the water in the clothes before they are hung on the 55-inch clothesline, a product complete with suction cups and hooks.

 

Learn more about the Washbag at TheScrubba.com.

 

#trazeetravel

Insta Feed

UNESCO Sites in India

India offers visitors stunning natural landscapes and iconic cultural attractions. There are 37 UNESCO World Heritage sites in India. Start with these on your next visit.

Work and Play in Italy

Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.

Top 5 / North America
Jul 18, 2019

Top 5: Quintessential Seattle Experiences

If the first word you think of when considering Seattle is “rain,” you’re not to blame—there is plenty of rain in this most famous of Pacific Northwest cities. But there are plenty of other, more enjoyable, quintessentially Seattle experiences to be found in Washington’s largest city, and here are the top five you can pack into any visit, no matter how brief.

Tips / Destination
Jul 18, 2019

Most Instagrammable Spots at the New Jersey Shore

The New Jersey shore is popular for more than the infamous MTV reality show. There are plenty of things to see and do between the beach and boardwalk. Hit up these spots if you want a great photo op while enjoying the sun and sand.

Work and Play in Italy

Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.

Under $100 / North America
Jul 17, 2019

Under $100: Groton, Massachusetts

Start your day in Groton, Massachusetts, just a short drive outside of Boston, with a late breakfast on Main Street at Salt & Light Cafe. The casual eatery provides loads of light breakfast and lunch options, with lots of gluten-free and health-conscious menu items. A wide array of coffees and teas are available, complemented by the café’s house-made flavor shots. Pastry items and desserts are also a can’t-miss add-on to your meal.