8 Stylish Travel Pouches for Men

We live in a tech-driven age with an endlessly growing supply of personal technology to carry around: iPhones, USB cables, portable power supplies, you name it. When traveling, the list grows larger; add a camera, smartwatch or fitness tracker, or perhaps a portable Wi-Fi device. And all these devices, of course, need their own chargers, which adds even more to what we have to…

This New Portable Air Conditioner Will Keep You Cool on the Go

Some people love the beach — and there are those who can’t imagine anything worse than basking in extreme heat under the sun’s strong rays. And for the people in the latter category, any trip to the beach is usually accompanied by a heavy sigh and excessive complaining, especially when the ones you’re traveling with fit into the former category….

Here’s What the Travel Tech Bag that Raised $2 Million Looks Like

Between the ride-on Modobag and the stair-climbing TraxPack, carry-on luggage is getting a whole lot smarter these days — much of it thanks to the power of crowdfunding. But few bags seem to have piqued the traveling public’s interest as much as the Barracuda, a sleek, collapsible carry-on that managed to raise more than $2…

5 Sleek Carry-On Bags for Every Budget

TPG Contributor Jack Archer rounds up five super-sleek carry-on bags perfect for your next trip, whether you’re looking to splurge on a new suitcase or save money on one. Nothing puts a damper on a getaway like an ugly run-of-the-mill carry-on with zippers that decide to work only periodically. If you’re feeling less than proud of…

Is This Rideable Bag the Carry-On of the Future?

As frequent travelers, we know one of the things that can make or break a trip is your luggage. You want something that is functional yet stylish, something that isn’t going to fall apart after three trips but also won’t break the bank. But did you ever think you’d see a carry-on bag that you…

TPG Staff Picks for Best Luggage

Are you in the market for some new luggage? TPG International Contributor Lori Zaino recently asked TPG’s editorial staff to share their favorite suitcases. Here are their recommendations for your next great travel bag, plus a few of her own.  TPG readers are constantly asking us about our favorite luggage and wondering what bags and suitcases…

This Smart Suitcase is Designed to Climb Up and Down Stairs

When it comes to choosing the best piece of luggage for any type of trip, wheels are pretty much essential. While a rolling suitcase can do wonders in lessening the stress you put on your body when you’re forced to drag your luggage from Point A to Point B, there’s one place where all the…

9 Essential Things to Pack for a Trip to Cuba

Last week, TPG Senior Editor Kaeli Conforti was in Cuba on the first US cruise to the country in more than 50 years. Stay tuned for more fantastic Cuba content, including this go-to list of essential items to bring with you on a trip to this unique country. Be sure to keep up with her travels on Twitter and…

7 Great Low-Tech Travel Accessories for $15 or Less

With the holiday travel season upon us, TPG Contributor J. Keith van Straaten offers his recommendations for travel accessories that are so simple and inexpensive, anyone can use and afford them. (All photos are courtesy of Amazon.com, unless otherwise noted.) There are a lot of great electronic gadgets and apps out there to help make traveling…

7 Things Families with Young Kids Should Pack for Travel

Having the right gear can make all the difference while traveling internationally, or even domestically. You can find thousands of opinions on travel gear, but TPG Contributor Jessica Lawler suggests that families with young children shouldn’t travel without these seven items. 1. The Ergobaby Carrier. Being hands-free while traveling is essential for parents. While we bring this carrier for our…