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Luggage & Packing

Plastic Bags vs. Packing Cubes
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

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
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

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
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

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…

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
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

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
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

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…

Waterproof Luggage to Keep Your Belongings Dry
Luggage & Packing

Waterproof Luggage to Keep Your Belongings Dry

If you’re planning to travel over the next few months—especially for business—it’s important to have a suitcase that can stand up to the elements. Whether you’re caught in rain, snow,… Read More…

Beyond Back to School: The Best Backpacks for Fall 2014
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

Beyond Back to School: The Best Backpacks for Fall 2014

We’re now full speed ahead to back to school season, and not surprisingly you’ll be seeing sales for school supplies…and backpacks for students. But school and students notwithstanding, backpacks have become… Read More…

What to Consider Before Buying Soft or Hard Shell Luggage
Luggage & Packing

What to Consider Before Buying Soft or Hard Shell Luggage

Can’t decide between soft and hard shell luggage? There are a lot of options out there, and making the right choice can seem tricky. Price points for both soft and… Read More…