Luggage

Traveling On The Cheap – The Best Under Seat Luggage You Can Buy

Have you tried Allegiant? Spirit? Frontier? Ryanair? Certain United flights? If you have, I am sure your mind is already adding up the cost of every additional charge. Sure, the ticket itself is cheap, but with a la carte charges for seat assignments, carryon luggage, checked luggage, and on-air beverage services, the cost can quickly add up. The one service …


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The 8 Best Waterproof Backpacks

Have you ever been caught in a rainstorm? Gotten splashed by a passing car? I am going to guess that yes, you have. Sometimes getting drenched is inevitable. Nothing is worse than going about your day with soggy shoes, wet hair, and damp belongings. Fortunately, getting wet unintentionally is universally hated, so we have galoshes for our feet, umbrellas and …


Which Tote Bag Will You Bring On Your Expeditions?

A tote bag is an incredibly versatile piece of luggage. It can be your every-day bag for when you are out and about exploring a new culture, your entire luggage collection for a weekend away, or an airline personal item for longer trips. In our experience, a tote bag can be used as a stand-alone piece of luggage or as …

Say Yes To A Crossbody Bag for Travel

Everyone who travels understands the importance of having a good bag. For some, it’s the perfect four-wheel suitcase. Others have a well-fitting backpack or purse that they cannot live without. Whatever your preference is, the desire to hold all of your valuables and creature comforts in one, well organized, and stylish place is close to universal. Personally, I am a …

Our Favorite TSA Approved Locks For Your Next Flight

The Transportation Security Administration (more commonly known as the TSA) has been in existence since 9/11. This faction of United States Homeland Security is responsible for keeping our travel safe. They check our large electronics, our liquids, and our shoes, and they also look at our checked baggage. According to their website, they screen more than 1.3 million bags a …

5 of the Best Luggage Options for the Frequent Traveler

These 5 best luggage options for the frequent traveler will include carry-on bags and suitcases that must be checked. Before you buy, be sure to check the carry-on requirements of your airline to avoid gate check fees. Depending on your travel preference and how you intend on packing, checking your bag might be your only option. If that’s the case, read …

The Best Laptop Cases for Travel

Personal computers have become a necessity for business and entertainment. I don’t know anyone anymore that travels without a laptop computer (and that includes my baby-boomer mother). Despite their pervasiveness, laptops are still pricey and somewhat delicate. If you are going to take one with you on the road, you need a good laptop case to put it in. Below …