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Getting through airports is a far easier proposition with the Thule RoundTrip

“Quite simply, this is the perfect travel pack,” wrote our Buyer’s Guide tester of the 45-liter Peak Design pack. “ There are pockets for just about everything, including a hidden one for passports, a soft-lined one for sunglasses, and a padded one for a laptop.”…

“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

One of our favorite adventure travel brands will be relegated to the gilded halls of Ebay by the end of the year

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.

The Porter 46-liter travel pack is one of our staff favorites. “The 46-liter capacity is perfect for international travel, and the side compression straps allow me to adjust the bag to different amounts of gear,” 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

Versatile bags to withstand your wildest journeys

Freitag's 85-liter Zippelin duffel uses innovative materials and packs down to the size of a shoebox. But is it worth the $980 price tag?

The best luggage for the overhead bin and the space under your seat

I traveled abroad on a shoestring budget. Here's how I did it—and how you can, too.

I traveled through three climates in three weeks and didn't check a bag. Here's how I packed.

A well-packed ski bag can mean the difference between an epic holiday and trashed gear. Here's how to do it right.

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.

Fight Turkey Day couch lock with these secret weapons

The right gear and packing methods can save you baggage fees and ensure the essentials arrive with you

The answer: it depends. But we read through the fine print so you don't have to.

Whatever your adventure, here’s the gear to get you on your way

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

If you're looking for adventure, leave your roller bag behind

These simple packing steps will go a long way (like, 2,000 miles long) to making you a less burdened traveler

Going places? Here are six bags we'd recommend you bring along.

A professional videographer shares his years of knowledge on how to make sure your devices arrive in one piece

From baggage fees to rental cars, here are the common mistakes that will cost you when traveling—and how to avoid them

These nine essentials make camp life easier, all under $100

Having the right bags keeps your stuff organized and safe so you can focus on having fun

When it comes to select essentials, spending more now will save you money later

Adventure-ready bags for cargo hold or overhead bin

You're convinced that having a travel expert by your side will be useful. But how do you go about knowing when and how to book with them?

From dry shampoos and water bottles to bandanas and carry-ons, here's what our staff won’t leave home without

This isn’t a luggage tag in the traditional sense. It’s a GPS tag you can attach to anything you don’t want to lose like your camera, keys, or purse. Pair it with your smartphone and you can click a button to sound an alarm on the Tile that can be…

A road-warrior parent of two small children shares his favorite gear for wee ones on the go

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.

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

A good system will save you time before, during, and after your next getaway

We've found the perfect gear totes to help you reach your destination, however far-flung

They’re the best of all worlds, with the straps of a backpack, the capacity of a duffel, and the features of a suitcase

Flights and hotels are expensive. Your travel kit doesn't have to be.

Packing light is all about mind over matter

Imagine a future where a robot checks you into your hotel, carries your luggage through the airport, and tunes your skis. Turns out, that future is already here.

Traveling with beer or wine is easy if you follow these steps

Packs, duffels, and rollers that shake off abuse

The new collection is durable and ready to haul, with an emphasis on comfort and easy access

Seven products that make adventuring easier

Hopefully after reading this, you'll never buy luggage without two shoulder straps again

We crowdsourced reviews on this crucial piece of gear

Five pieces of easy-on-your-wallet gear to make stays away from home more enjoyable

With the JetBag, flying with glass bottles no longer means risking the destruction of your luggage

These shoulder bags simplify summer wanderings

Five bags that are ready to take on the world.

How to choose luggage for your next expedition to the Serengeti or the next regional sales trip to Akron

Watch as we run the Thunderhead through a car wash to find out just how waterproof the bag really is.

The final word on what to pack it into for your summer getaway

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.

A bag that epitomizes the high quality of small-batch products made in the U.S.

Most functional bags of 2015.

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