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Travel Tip: IATA Proposes New Dimensions for Carry-On Luggage
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Travel Tip: IATA Proposes New Dimensions for Carry-On Luggage

On June 9, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced something called the Cabin OK initiative, which was immediately met with resistance by many U.S. airlines, not to mention passengers…. Read More…

Travel Tip: New Luggage That Collapses Easily
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Travel Tip: New Luggage That Collapses Easily

If you have a lot of luggage or limited storage space, you can probably relate to the pain of trying to put away your suitcases. That’s why collapsible bags are becoming… Read More…

Plastic Bags vs. Packing Cubes
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Plastic Bags vs. Packing Cubes

Packing can be a challenge, especially when you’re trying to maximize all the space in your suitcase without going over the weight limit. But what about keeping all of your… Read More…

Small Packable Bags for All Your Odds and Ends
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Small Packable Bags for All Your Odds and Ends

We’ve all been there: You’ve had a great vacation and are packing to go home. Your suitcase is stuffed and you realize—due to gifts, trinkets, or vino picked up along… Read More…

Travel Tip: Smart Luggage is Coming
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Travel Tip: Smart Luggage is Coming

In a world where travel technology exist everywhere we look, it’s no wonder our luggage is also getting smarter. A lot of smart luggage is still in the development stage,… Read More…

Tips for Choosing the Right Daypack
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Tips for Choosing the Right Daypack

When you’re traveling in the outdoors, it’s important to have the right gear. If your gear—such as a daypack—doesn’t fit just right, it could be very uncomfortable when you’re hiking… Read More…

The Best Luggage 2015
Luggage & Packing

The Best Luggage 2015

Whether you’re looking for a new suitcase of your own or want to buy one for your favorite traveler, we’ve rounded up some of the best new luggage. This year,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Ways to Protect Yourself from Luggage Theft
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Travel Tip: Ways to Protect Yourself from Luggage Theft

Your luggage is always at risk when you’re in a crowded airport, hotel, or other high-traffic area. Here’s how you can protect your belongings from luggage theft, or find them… Read More…

How to Fit it All in One Bag: Carry On Packing Tips
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing

How to Fit it All in One Bag: Carry On Packing Tips

Now that most airlines charge for a checked bag, we have all been forced to get creative when packing our free, carry-on bags (be careful, though, because some airlines like… Read More…

Travel Tip: Donate Your Old Luggage to a Good Cause
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Travel Tip: Donate Your Old Luggage to a Good Cause

Most frequent travelers are also luggage junkies. Meaning we have our old favorites, but also love to try out new stuff. But what do you do when your suitcase has… Read More…

10 Ways to Personalize Your Luggage
Luggage & Packing

10 Ways to Personalize Your Luggage

Have you been traveling by air lately? Planes are more full, security lines are longer, and let’s not forget the constant struggle with…baggage. Well, get ready, because the busiest travel… Read More…