Packing Tips

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...

Around the World Travel: How to Pack For Your Trip

Around the World Travel: How to Pack For Your Trip
A peek inside the backpack of a traveler who has been all over the globe. It’s hard to imagine a packing situation more challenging than assembling and loading luggage that will travel with you quite literally around the world. Every trip is different, but destinations and dates aside, some items...

Travel Gift Guide: 10 Ideas for 2013 Graduates

Travel Gift Guide: 10 Ideas for 2013 Graduates
Give the gift of happier, safer travel to a guy or girl about to take on the world! It’s the first day of the rest of their life – and you’ve got to find the perfect present. What could be a better gift than something—that inspires, eases or helps document their post-collegiate explorations of the...

Which Piece of Luggage Should I Bring on my Trip?

Which Piece of Luggage Should I Bring on my Trip?
Eagle Creek team members recommend the best types of luggage for every travel style—so you can choose the perfect bag for your next getaway! For many travelers, packing can be the most difficult, time-consuming part of travel planning. Differing climates, destinations, trip length and travel styles...

Blogger Packing List: Packing for a Ski Trip

Blogger Packing List: Packing for a Ski Trip
Before you hit the slopes you’ll want to ensure you’re bringing all the right items with you on your ski trip. Use this packing list to be prepared – and stay warm! – throughout your adventure. Whether you are about to go on your first ski trip ever or your 100th, there are a few key items that you...

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