Ted Alan Stedman

Ted Alan Stedman

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The 7 Best Travel Bags of Summer 2012

Where carry-ons are concerned, thin is in, and you’ll do well to avoid the wide-body rollers that can be cumbersome on smaller planes. If you’re looking for a larger bag to check, look for a balance...

Ted Alan Stedman and Ted Alan Stedman
Jun 1, 2012

Patagonia Black Hole Duffel 60L

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Patagonia Black Hole Duffel 60L.

Ted Alan Stedman
Jun 7, 2011

GoLite TraveLite Wheeled Carry-On

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the GoLite TraveLite wheeled carry-on.

Ted Alan Stedman
Jun 7, 2011

Osprey Shuttle 32 Rolling Luggage

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Osprey Shuttle 32 rolling luggage.

Ted Alan Stedman
Jun 6, 2011

REI Grand Tour 85M Backpack

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the REI Grand Tour 85M backpack.

Ted Alan Stedman
Jun 6, 2011

REI Wheely Beast - Duffel Bag : Reviews

1. Remarkable for its smart blend of features, capacity, ergonomics, and durability, this 9.9-pound duffel hits the sweet spot for most travelers. Its shell—420- and 630-denier nylon, with 1,680...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

Osprey Sojourn 25

Explosive underwear, full-body scans, luggage fees? Welcome to the friendly skies. To subdue some of travel's travails, shop smart for luggage; no one wants a finicky travel companion. With airlines...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

JanSport 22

ROUGH-AND-TUMBLE MINIMALISTThis 3,150-cube carry-on's built like a wolverine: compact, rugged, and toothy—colossal five-inch wheels bite into most any surface and prevent payload rollovers....

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

Case Logic 29

Smart organization, cush protection, lightweight but durable construction, agile road manners, and a mod aesthetic—this one's a greatest-hits compilation. We love its over-and-under footlocker...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

Victorinox CH-97 Upright 28

Slick PackaholicScads of apparel, triathlon gear, souvenirs for the family...this wide-body, 6,447-cube roller rocked for weekend warrioring. A shiny vinyl sheath gives this tank a clean urban...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

Mountainsmith Covert LX - Luggage: Reviews

BOMBER VAGABONDWhat looks like a techy backpack splits into a 1,340-cube daypack and a 4,400-cube main hauler, carried as shoulder or side bag. In Iquitos, Peru, it all behaved like a comfortable 40-...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010

Eagle Creek Twist 65L - Carry-On Bage: Reviews

Off-RoaderAfter 18,000 air miles and transits to mucky Thai elephant camps, this agile 3,965-cube convertible sustained only negligible knicks. The drop door's main compartment easily assimilates ten...

Ted Alan Stedman
Nov 1, 2010