“This clever pack is padded, to safeguard electronics, and has separate compartments for clean and dirty gear,” wrote Buyer’s Guide tester Melissa McGibbon. “The back straps are made of comfy closed-cell foam, and the Praxus (and women’s Proxy) fits in an overhead bin.”…
Tough, multifunctional accessories for any itinerary
We named the 40-liter Dakine Terminal Spinner the best carry-on luggage in our 2021 Summer Buyer’s Guide. “Dakine may have read our minds when it designed this smooth four-wheel roller, which addresses some of the biggest pain points of carry-on travel,” our tester wrote.
With haulers this featured and well designed, you’ll be ready for anything
Kit yourself out for comfort, no matter the journey
Do long flights right with these essentials
The best luggage for the overhead bin and the space under your seat
A well-packed ski bag can mean the difference between an epic holiday and trashed gear. Here's how to do it right.
This bag won a Gear of the Year award in our 2019 Summer Buyer’s Guide for best luggage. “The minimalist design is stylish enough for business trips, while the weather-resistant, wipe-clean Cordura fabric and burly wheels won’t be outgunned on an adventure-filled weekend with friends,” we wrote.
This bag is wildly useful and perfect for your weekend adventures
Nothing puts a damper on a vacation like losing your wallet, laptop, or luggage. This technology will help you keep track of what's most important.
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Invest in an Eagle Creek bag—it'll last a lifetime
Mission-critical kit for cars, trucks, and the garage
The North Face Base Camp duffel will fit everything you need, no matter the trip—and it's practically indestructible
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If you have beautiful luggage, it deserves a beautiful tag. This simple leather option has a solid brass buckle that’s designed to hold your business card so if you lose it, your bag can find its way back to you. The adjustable strap makes sure that it fits around any…
This tag features a variety of different locator technologies (two different microchips, a serial ID number, and QR Code) that airlines use all over the world to help identify lost luggage. It’s like microchipping your dog—if someone finds your luggage, they can scan the chip and get it back to…
Magellan’s takes a lower-tech route to getting your luggage back to you. Instead of microchips and GPS, this tag has instructions written in multiple languages that guide airline agents to use the itinerary inside the tag to forward your bag to you en route. After all, it does no good…
This three-digit combination lock is accepted by TSA, meaning they can unlock it and search your bag without cutting the lock. An indicator light changes from green to red once the lock has been opened so you know if your bag has been tampered with.
Stay warm and save space
Gear is expensive, and travel documents are difficult to replace. Here’s how to keep it all secure.
No Valium for me, just luggage that the airlines can't lose and fits everything I need
How to ditch your fluid soaps and sundries for a more seamless travel experience
They’re the best of all worlds, with the straps of a backpack, the capacity of a duffel, and the features of a suitcase
The new collection is durable and ready to haul, with an emphasis on comfort and easy access
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Everything you need for 24 hours on the road
The Seattle company's gear lasts approximately forever. But when the stuff is ready to retire, it ends up on this duo’s table and turns into something brand new.