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There is more innovation in travel gear than you might think. And traveling is annoying enough without a good setup. The fabrics are getting stronger, the pockets more clever for all our gadgets…and let's not forget those car-top cargo boxes for proper road tripping. From duffel bags to backpacks to carry-on luggage, we purchase every item we review, just like you, and then our expert testers pit all the models against each other, producing the best side-by-side reviews in the business. We only publish 100% unbiased reviews you can trust.

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11 Best Backpacks  of 2022

11 Best Backpacks of 2022

We're always looking for the best backpacks to fuel our adventures. We tested hundreds of models this year and these are the best of the best.
Best Travel Underwear

Best Travel Underwear

Layering systems should be built from the foundations up, starting with a quality pair of underwear. They should be versatile, comfortable, and functional. Here's what we think are the...
Best Travel Underwear for Women of 2022

Best Travel Underwear for Women of 2022

Your bags are packed, the itinerary is set, and there's only one thing left to do: pack. But what about your undies? Do you have any that will hold up to this big adventure? We have...
Best Travel Backpacks of 2022

Best Travel Backpacks of 2022

If you are in search of the perfect travel backpack, then you've come to the right place. Through ample research and hands-on testing, we have found the top 14 options for all occasions...
Best Laptop Backpacks

Best Laptop Backpacks

Seeking the best laptop backpack? After perusing over 80 of the best options on the market, we chose 9 to test side-by-side. We loaded up our binders, books, and laptops in each one while...
Best Bike Travel Cases

Best Bike Travel Cases

We spent countless hours researching the best bike travel cases on the market. After extensive research, we bought five of the most intriguing options for our comparative analysis.
Best Cargo Boxes of 2022

Best Cargo Boxes of 2022

Have more cargo than your car can carry? We bought the 11 best cargo boxes available today and tested them head-to-head to see which one is truly the best of the best.
Best Duffel Bags of 2022

Best Duffel Bags of 2022

A dependable duffel bag will take you and all your gear on the best adventures and will also make everyday travel a breeze. We've done years of research and hands-on testing and are...
Best Carry On Luggage of 2022

Best Carry On Luggage of 2022

Looking for your next piece of carry-on luggage? We bought and tested a fleet of carry-ons to help you find the right one for your packing habits and your wallet. Soft and hard-sided...
Best Messenger Bag of 2022

Best Messenger Bag of 2022

Whether you need a bag for your commute or for your job, we've taken the top 8 models and tested them in as many practical scenarios as possible.
Best Suitcases

Best Suitcases

The checked luggage market is huge, which can make finding your next suitcase daunting. Luckily, we've done all the dirty work. Rolling each bag through the worst possible conditions, we...


Recent Gear Reviews in Travel

Under Armour Pure Stretch Hipster Review
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Travel Underwear - Women's

Under Armour Pure Stretch Hipster Review

With quite a different design than its competitors, we were nonetheless impressed by the Pure Stretch Hipster's quick-drying construction and soft, stretchy material. We loved the full...
Timbuk2 Copilot Review
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Suitcases

Timbuk2 Copilot Review

Exceptional, stylish, durable, and functional. These are all words that describe this bag. This suitcase provides the best versatility we've seen across all our tested models.


Travel Learning Center

How to Choose the Right Duffel Bag for Travel

How to Choose the Right Duffel Bag for Travel

With large storage capacities and excellent durability, duffel bags are perhaps the most versatile pieces of luggage, and are an ideal option for both general travel and rugged adventures.
How to Choose the Right Messenger Bag

How to Choose the Right Messenger Bag

Wondering if a messenger bag is right for you? This article highlights the best uses of this bag style to help you find the ideal product for your lifestyle.
How to Choose A Travel Backpack

How to Choose A Travel Backpack

We've trotted all over the globe, from rainforests to old fortresses, urban centers, and backcountry wonders, with all of these travel backpacks in tow. Read on for our assessments of the...
How to Choose a Laptop Backpack

How to Choose a Laptop Backpack

Looking for your next laptop backpack? We explore some key considerations to make in your search. Whether you need a bag that'll hold up in the rain or one that'll offer awesome...
How to Choose Carry-on Luggage

How to Choose Carry-on Luggage

Whether you travel weekly for business or just once a year on vacation, your carry-on luggage is a key part of making your trip as pain-free and enjoyable as possible…

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