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Top Packing Tips and Advice for Women

Top Packing Tips and Advice for Women
Blogger Expert Angie Orth shares how women travelers can save space (and avoid extra baggage fees!) by packing smarter for their next getaway. Calling all women travelers: Do you find packing for a trip stressful? It can be very difficult to narrow down all of the items you think you’ll need to...

Packing Light for a Cold-Weather Getaway

Packing Light for a Cold-Weather Getaway
With bulky jeans, boots, sweaters and outer layers taking up so much room in your bag, it can be tough to pack light for a cold-weather vacation. Find out how to fit everything in—without racking up excess baggage fees in the process. Packing light—or more accurately, packing right —can be one of...

How to Plan an Epic Journey

How to Plan an Epic Journey
Take these four steps to prepare for the trip that might just change your life! Angie Orth, Editor-in-Chief at AngieAway.com Whether you’re burned out at work, confused about that status of your relationship or just in need of some fresh air and wide-open spaces to recalibrate, nothing can change...

How to Pack for a Trip in 20 Minutes or Less

Whether it’s an impromptu getaway, or you’re just too crazed to even think about getting your suitcase together before Friday, don’t worry. Half the battle is learning to pack quickly and efficiently, so you can get out the door and on the plane or in the car faster—and calmer. Last December, I...

Travel Anywhere With These Expert Packing Tips

Travel Anywhere With These Expert Packing Tips
There’s nothing quite like opening up an empty suitcase in preparation for an upcoming trip. All that possibility, adventure and fun, just waiting to happen. However, even the most seasoned travelers aren’t immune from feeling a hint of trepidation when looking back and forth between closet and...

Infographic: Pack Your Luggage Right

Infographic: Pack Your Luggage Right
What can we say, we love travel organization! That's why we invented a travel system to help you prepare for any journey. A travel system consists of luggage and accessories that meet all of your travel packing needs. With holiday travel around the corner, this guide can help you get organized and...

What to Pack for: a Trip to Ireland

From the lush rolling hills in county Limerick to the snow-capped peaks in county Wicklow to the craggy coastline on the Dingle Peninsula far to the south, the Emerald Isle boast some of the world’s most stunning topography—and some of its most unpredictable weather. No matter what the...

Packing for Southeast Asia and Beyond

There’s something magical about traveling with just the pack on your back, loose plans, and a hunger to see the world. At Eagle Creek, we call this unscripted travel. Other times, for backpacking trips that involve the backcountry a plan is as necessary as a fail-proof (and comfortable!) pack...

10 Tips for Parents to Survive Family Air Travel

10 Tips for Parents to Survive Family Air Travel
A vacation with your kids is an amazing experience, but getting there? That’s the challenge. We asked Kristine, our Fiji Trip Sweepstakes Winner and mother of two (with one on the way!) to weigh in on how she successfully manages air travel with her young family. 1 . Plan Well. Most airports don’t...

How The Lost Girls Met Eagle Creek....

When my best friends Jennifer Baggett, Holly Corbett and I—aka The Lost Girls—hatched a plan to leave our jobs, apartments and loved ones in New York City in order to embark on a yearlong, 60,000 mile journey around the world, we never expected that most straightforward part would be getting on...

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