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Pack Light: Share Luggage with Your Travel Partner

Pack Light: Share Luggage with Your Travel Partner
Lighten the load on your next trip by splitting space in your suitcase with a spouse, family member, or travel companion! You share an airline reservation, a hotel room, and a rental car with your travel partner, but yet you both bear the weight—not to mention the excess bags fees—that come with...

February is National Pack Smarter Month!

February is National Pack Smarter Month!
Learn professional packing tips so you can bring “just the essentials” on trips—and keep your gear in better condition as you go! Ever come back from a trip only to realize that the dirt on the bottom of your sneakers made its way onto your nicest dress shirt during the return trip home? Or that...

Pack for Australia: Ultimate Australia Packing List

Pack for Australia: Ultimate Australia Packing List
Ready for a major adventure down under? Find out what to take to Australia with this comprehensive vacation packing list! Packing can be the most challenging parts of any trip, particularly if you’re traveling to Australia; the continent has some of the most extreme and varied climates in the world...

Accessories & Gadgets You Can't Leave Home Without

Accessories & Gadgets You Can't Leave Home Without
Overcome packing-induced stress with this checklist of travel accessories essential to any trip. To help you overcome packing-induced stress (and make a better forecast into your future on the road), we’ve compiled a list of travel accessories that are essential to any trip, no matter what the...

What to Pack for Europe: The 5-Step System

What to Pack for Europe: The 5-Step System
Whether you’re planning to spend a long weekend in London, a semester abroad in Italy, or an entire summer traveling around the continent by Eurorail, don’t start packing your bags without referencing this Ultimate European Packing list! Once you start planning, it’s tempting to expand your...

How to Protect Your Electronics While Traveling

How to Protect Your Electronics While Traveling
Use these tips to make sure your electronic gadgets (like your iPhone and tablet) are safe, charged, accessorized, and organized when you’re on the go. Traveling with electronics can be useful but stressful, since these expensive little items can be easily lost, stolen, broken, or rendered useless...

Travel Light: How to Survive With a Single Bag

Travel Light: How to Survive With a Single Bag
When it comes to packing, less is more. Here’s how to pack only the essentials into a small backpack, duffel, or carry-on. Travelers are discovering that less is more when it comes to packing clothing and other essentials for their vacations. First of all, carrying lots of heavy bags gets old fast...

Your Biggest Packing Problems—Solved!

Your Biggest Packing Problems—Solved!
Should you travel with a suitcase or a backpack? And what’s the best way to keep your items organized? A Q&A Session with the Eagle Creek Staff provides solutions! Whoever said, “Getting there is half the fun,” has clearly never wrestled with an overstuffed suitcase that just won’t zip,...

What to Pack for Your Beach Camping Trip

What to Pack for Your Beach Camping Trip
Whether you’re heading to a beach along a lake, river, or ocean, you are bound to run into water and sand. Bringing along the right gear makes the trip much easier. Warm weather has arrived, and odds are the only thing you want to do is go straight to the nearest body of water and lounge on the...

What To Pack For Your Semester Overseas

What To Pack For Your Semester Overseas
Here are the top five items you won’t be able to live without during your semester abroad. If you get the chance to study abroad, take it! Spending a semester overseas as a college student is exciting and often even life changing. Experiencing new languages, museums, music, food, and more can...

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