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Trips are full of excitement! But what’s less exciting? Packing for them. And if it’s hard to remember what to bring, it’s even harder to know what to leave behind. We’ve got some insider tips and tricks up our sleeves to help you travel in style and keep that suitcase light so you enjoy every second.

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Monos vs. Away: Which Luggage Brand Is Better? I Put Them Head to Head

Both brands have a big online reputation, so I found out which one lives up to the hype in the battle of Monos vs. Away.

Matein Backpack Review: I Tested This Versatile, Affordable Travel Bag

I'm no stranger to quality travel backpacks. My Matein backpack review will show you why this functional option is worth...

We Tested the 7 Best Underseat Luggage Picks for Convenient Travel in 2024

From telescopic handles to interlocking trolley sleeves, these tested and reviewed best underseat luggage options will upgrade your next in-flight...

Quince Luggage Review: I Tested This Suitcase Bundle for the Ultimate Travel Duo

For this in-depth Quince luggage review, I tested two hard-shell suitcases on a back-to-back five-day cruise and five-day road trip.

The Best Luggage Deals to Shop Before Your Next Trip

Whether a frequent traveler or going to Chile for spring break, luggage deals are the perfect excuse to pick up...

Top Picks for Hardside Carry-On & Check-In Luggage That Are Both Durable and Stylish

Whether you need a carry-on or a checked bag, these best hard shell luggage picks make flying a breeze.

16 Unexpected Things I Never Board a Cruise Ship Without

From wildlife viewing and keeping your cabin organized to getting an excellent night's sleep and avoiding seasickness, these must-pack products...

Beis Carry-On Review: A Travel Expert Tests the Internet-Loved Bag

Does the bag that every influencer on TikTok raves about actually live up to the hype?

Review: I Cut Down on Baggage Fees Thanks to This Family-Sized Suitcase

Stop paying to check multiple bags and invest in one large suitcase for the whole family with the Briggs &...

The Magnetic Cadence Travel Containers Changed My Packing Game for Good

It's time to ditch those flimsy toiletry bottles. We put the Cadence travel containers to the test—and they're the travel...

Béis vs. Monos: Which Game-Changing Luggage Brand Is Best for You?

When it comes to Béis vs. Monos, each has its pros and cons to consider for your next trip. Here's...

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How to Roll Clothes for Wrinkle-Free Packing

Stop, drop and roll (your clothes, that is) for a more streamlined and wrinkle-resistant packing experience

The 5 Best Soft-Sided Luggage Pieces of 2023, According to Travel Experts

Whether you're going on a weekend getaway or flying around the world, these are the best soft-sided luggage picks that'll...

The 7 Best Anti-Theft Bags and Backpacks for Safer Travel in 2024

Take your next trip in safety and style with these seven best anti-theft bags.

The Ultimate Packing List: What to Pack for Every Type of Vacation

The perfect vacation starts with the right packing list. Don’t even think of leaving home without downloading one of...

Best Lightweight Packing Cubes to Organize Travel Necessities

The best packing cubes keep all your travel necessities organized—and save space!

I Tried the Béis Commuter Tote, and It Organizes Everything I Need for Work and Beyond

My previous travel bag has officially been replaced with the Béis Commuter Tote.

Top Travel Backpacks to Explore the World With Ease: Carry-On, Laptop, Business and Beyond

Get carried away! Make the journey to your next getaway a breeze with the best travel backpack.

We Tried the Away Bigger Carry-On: The Best Large Carry-On Luggage

You've seen it trending all over your TikTok and Instagram feeds. I'm thrilled to report the Away Bigger Carry-On really...

The 10 Best Amazon Luggage Picks to Take on Your Next Getaway

Whether you're planning a trip next month or next year, this top-rated Amazon luggage will arrive quickly so you can...

Monos Carry-On Luggage: Is it Worth Buying? Our Editor Finds Out!

Stop gallivanting around the world with dad’s old piece of luggage from the '80s, and invest in the Monos carry-on.

Paravel Aviator Carry-On Review: The Sustainable Luggage Brand We Love

Paravel luggage screams luxury, but it's also as sustainable as they come.

The Surprising Reason You Shouldn’t Bring Camouflage Clothing on a Cruise

Sailing the Caribbean? Consider leaving those camouflage threads at home. Here's what you need to know.

Carl Friedrik The Hard-Shell Suitcase Review: Is It Worth Splurging On?

Curious if the Carl Friedrik luggage lives up to the hype? So were we, which is why we put it...

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This Door Stop Alarm Gave Me Peace of Mind When Staying at an Airbnb

I finally have peace of mind while traveling thanks to the door stop alarm.

Here’s Why You Should Put Luggage in Your Hotel Room’s Bathtub, According to Experts

There's a really gross reason you should put your luggage in the hotel bathroom. We asked the experts to explain.

Away vs. Béis: We Tried Both to Know the Best Carry-On for Your Next Travel

Have your eye on new luggage but don't know which carry-on to go with? We put popular Away vs. Béis...

16 Unexpected Things I Never Board a Cruise Ship Without

From wildlife viewing and keeping your cabin organized to getting an excellent night's sleep and avoiding seasickness, these must-pack products...

7 Best Coolers for Camping That Keep Drinks Fresh All Weekend Long

These are the best coolers for camping for any size group and any type of campsite.

Hard vs Soft Luggage: How To Choose The Best Option For Your Travel Style

When it comes to hard vs soft luggage, how do you decide which to buy? We compared all their features,...