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Packing Lists

Hostel Packing List

Packing List

Hostel Packing List

This Hostel Essentials Packing List includes all the travel essentials you need to get the most out of your next hostel stay.

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Vacation Packing List

Packing List

Vacation Packing List

This Vacation Packing List includes all the travel essentials you need to get the most out of a week-long trip.

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Road Trip Packing List

Packing List

Road Trip Packing List

The ultimate packing list including all of the road trip essentials you need to travel by car. We cover it all: men’s and women’s focused items from bags, to clothing and toiletries, to cooking supplies, and more.

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Budget Packing List

Packing List

Budget Packing List

Our Budget Packing List is full of the best inexpensive travel gear we could find. Everything you need to travel the world, without those hefty pricetags.

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Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List

Packing List

Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List

Our Earth Friendly Sustainable Packing List is full of ethical, sustainable, and zero-waste products. Everything you need to travel the world, minus the guilt.

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Digital Nomad Packing List

Packing List

Digital Nomad Packing List

The ultimate packing list for traveling the world as a digital nomad with a backpack. We cover it all: men’s and women’s focused items from clothes to tech to toiletries and more.

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Guides

Ultimate Gift Guide Featured Image

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Our Ultimate Gift Guide for Gear Enthusiasts

Not sure what to get the gear enthusiasts in your life? Lucky for you, we've put together the ultimate list of the best everyday & travel gear gift ideas that we’ve found so far.

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Best Laptop Bag Guide

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Best Laptop Bag

We break down how to choose the best laptop bag by style, laptop protection, organization, modes of carry including backpacks, totes, messengers, & more.

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Reading A Map | Road Trip Guide

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The Ultimate Road Trip Guide

In this road trip guide, we’ll tell you everything you need to know to have an epic, worthy-of-the-big-screen road trip. From planning to packing to staying safe.

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Lots Of Duffle Bags

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How to Choose the Best Duffle Bag for You

In this duffle bag guide, we'll help you find the best duffle bag for your needs. From one bag travel to weekend adventures to the daily grind.

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How To Choose The Best Sling Bag For You

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How to Choose the Best Sling Bag for You

In this travel sling bag guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know to find the best sling bag that will work for you. We cover it all.

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Best Daypack For Travel | Pack Hacker

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How To Choose The Best Travel Daypack For You

The best travel daypack is unique for each person. We break down how to choose into 7 easy sections, including packs that are compressible, packable, expandable, and more.

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Gear Reviews

7.4
Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Nano Shopping Bag

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Ultra-Sil Nano Shopping Bag by Sea to Summit

The durable, lightweight Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Nano Shopping Bag has a large capacity and, best of all, fits in the palm of your hand for endless adventures.

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7.1
Lykka Kvarting Insulated Coffee Mug Tumbler

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Kvarting Insulated Coffee Mug by Lykka

Shaking the Lykka Kvarting Insulated Coffee Mug allows you to feel the temperature of your drinks—convenient when you need to warm up or cool down on a trip.

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7.7
ALPAKA Bravo Sling Mini

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Bravo Sling Mini by ALPAKA

The ALPAKA Bravo Sling Mini shares the same thoughtful organization as other offerings in the Bravo line while feeling much larger than its 4 liters in use.

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7.7
F-Stop Lotus 32L

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Lotus 32L by F-Stop

The F-Stop Lotus 32L blends a camera and hiking pack with features to simplify photo-taking. It’s the unicorn for some, though it may be too niche for others.

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6.9
Dango D03 Lite Dapper Rail Wallet

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D03 Lite Dapper Rail Wallet by Dango

The Dango D03 Lite Dapper Rail Wallet suits a cash-free lifestyle, though it only secures cards, so you may need to look elsewhere to carry other items.

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7.1
ALPAKA Modular Sling

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Modular Sling by ALPAKA

The ALPAKA Modular Sling doubles as an add-on pouch for your bag, though when used as a sling, the interior layout doesn’t make the best use of all its volume.

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The Blog

14 Travel Wallets for Your Next Trip | Best Travel Wallet

14 Travel Wallets for Your Next Trip | Best Travel Wallet

Whether you’re new to the travel wallet game or are a seasoned vet looking for your next passport partner, this list has you covered.

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Camera Gear To Get This Holiday Season | Gifts for Photographers

Camera Gear To Get This Holiday Season | Gifts for Photographers

We’ve teamed up with KEH to bring you some of our favorite gifts for photographers this holiday season, from vintage analog to rugged action cameras.

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Travel Gear to Check Out: Cyber Week at REI

Travel Gear to Check Out: Cyber Week at REI

We’ve teamed up with REI to highlight 10 pieces of travel gear you should grab during their Cyber Week Sale.

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Holiday Deals at Huckberry: Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Holiday Deals at Huckberry: Black Friday and Cyber Monday

When you're looking for holiday deals on travel gear, check out Huckberry’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales.

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