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...

Burton Wheelie Sub - Rolling Luggage: Reviews

Burton Wheelie Sub - Rolling Luggage: Reviews

Gearhead EnablerBulky equipment disappeared in this 8,769-cubic-inch dump bin. The over-under design means there are two cargo holds sporting Burton's stretchy zippers, which invite overstuffing....

eBags Mother Lode TLS Junior 25

eBags Mother Lode TLS Junior 25

Recon ArtistBrawny and balanced, the TLS is a 4,976-cubic-inch beefcake that shuns bling for practicality—perfect for a Thailand traverse where rain, muck, and brusque Bangkok cabbies failed to...

Patagonia MLC - Luggage: Reviews

Patagonia MLC - Luggage: Reviews

EVERYTHING AT HANDThe 2,610-cube Maximum Legal Carry-On is overly tough, with 1,680-denier ballistics nylon and a DWR finish. It multitasks as a shoulder bag, soft-sided suitcase, or convertible...

Mountainsmith Covert LX - Luggage: Reviews

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-...