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How to Pack for Two Weeks in a Carry-On: Women’s Edition

How to Pack for Two Weeks in a Carry-On: Women’s Edition
These helpful tricks will prevent you from over or under-packing as you prepare for your next trip. Even the most masterful of travelers can always learn a thing or two when it comes to packing lighter, smarter, and more efficiently. Some of us are chronic over-packers who are always bringing way...

How to Pack for Two Weeks in a Carry-On: Guys Edition

How to Pack for Two Weeks in a Carry-On: Guys Edition
There’s no need to wheel around a giant bag for a two-week adventure! Use these tips to pack light before you hit the road. Two weeks. You. A carry-on. That’s really all you need for the adventure of a lifetime. Have your doubts about traveling so light? No worries, man! It is entirely possible to...

Eagle Creek 40th Anniversary Post: Packing Then and Now

Eagle Creek 40th Anniversary Post: Packing Then and Now
Electronics, space organizers and TSA approved liquid containers are just a few of the items filling 2015 suitcases that didn’t exist 40 years ago. Eagle Creek’s Jeff Sermak takes a look at how packing has changed since 1975. Remember the days of free checked bags, airline journeys where you could...

Packing for a Family Road Trip

Packing for a Family Road Trip
Don’t let packing stress stop you from taking the perfect summer road trip. Follow these five tips to streamline your way from to-do lists to adventure! The smell of musky redwood, the echo of young voices, flip-flop tan lines, and open roads—that is what I think about when summer break begins...

What to Pack for Belize: The 5-Step Solution

What to Pack for Belize: The 5-Step Solution
Whether you’re lounging on the country's white sand beaches, hiking through its tropical rain forest, scuba diving at the Blue Hole, seeking out Mayan ruins, or all of the above, find out what to pack for this Central American destination. White sand beaches? It’s got 'em. Breathtaking Mayan ruins...

Quiz: What's Your Packing Personality?

Quiz: What's Your Packing Personality?
Answer: You won’t know until you take our test! There are as many packing styles as there are destinations on the departures board at JFK. But with 40 years of experience, the experts at Eagle Creek have boiled packers down to just three basic personalities. Ready to find out which overhead bin you...

Complete Guide to Packing & Moving for College

Complete Guide to Packing & Moving for College
Packing all of your stuff and figuring out how to get it to school your freshman year can be intimidating. Here's a what to bring AND how to bring it!

What to Pack For the Amazon

What to Pack For the Amazon
Setting off for the rainforest? Use this guide to ensure that you pack what you need. A trip into the Amazon rainforest is the kind of adventure that most people can only dream about. Covering over half of Brazil and home to one in every ten species of animals, the Amazon is enormous and packed...

What to Pack for a Patagonia Adventure

What to Pack for a Patagonia Adventure
Before taking off for the rugged South American adventure paradise, find out what to pack to make this dream journey one to remember. The wind-swept wilderness of Patagonia is high on many travelers’ lists, and for good reason. With some of South America’s most jaw-dropping natural wonders, like...

Travel 9-1-1: Packing Your First Aid Kit

Travel 9-1-1: Packing Your First Aid Kit
Taking a trip is all fun and games—until someone gets hurt. Is your travel first aid kit filled with everything that you need to deal with the most common emergencies that pop up on the road? Ready to leave for your next trip? If you haven't yet packed a first aid kit, then you're not! Even minor...

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