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8 of the Best Walking Shoes for Men

Paris, France/Oyster On vacation, taking a walk is one of the best ways to get acclimated to the new surroundings. A stroll gives you the chance to scope out the scene, window-shop, peruse posted restaurant menus, and people-watch. But if you’re walking in uncomfortable shoes, you’re likely going to be miserable. Good, sturdy walking shoes…

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Men Who Love to Travel

Got a guy (or two) on your shopping list who loves to travel? Check out our curated holiday gift guide for men and buy that special dude in your life something he can use on all his adventures. We’ve listed everything from modern snorkel gear to a packable puffer coat to a durable duffel bag.…

All the Travel Gifts We Want for the Holidays

Marco Verch/Flickr ‘Tis better to give than to receive. Sure, sure. Still, we can’t help but do a little fantasy shopping for ourselves whenever we check presents off the list for others. And with so many excellent travel products out there, the temptation is strong to treat ourselves to some goodies that will give us…

The Best Water Bottles for Travel

The mere thought of single-use plastic clogging up our oceans should be all the convincing you need to invest in a refillable water bottle. But which one to choose? From glass to metal, vacuum-insulated to vessels with flippable drinking spouts, we rounded up the best water bottles for travel.

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Women Who Love to Travel

Marco Verch/Flickr Looking to get a gift for the woman in your life who loves travel as much as she loves you? Check out our curated holiday shopping suggestions. We’ve got everything from cozy and stylish clothes to a waterproof e-reader to retro-inspired wireless headphones — plus a few surprises she’ll love on the road…

Our 9 Favorite Cross-Body Bags for Travel

A cross-body bag ranks just as high on the necessary-travel-items scale as comfy walking shoes, a scarf or sarong, and a portable phone charger. Actually, cross-body bags aren’t so much travel essentials as they are life essentials. Meant to be worn on one side of the body, they feature long (usually adjustable) straps that stretch…

Your Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide for 2020

We are here to help you shop for the avid (and aspiring) travelers still left on your holiday gift list. Take a look at our top last-minute gift ideas — curated for procrastinators, loved by travelers. If your holiday budget is tight, don’t fret, as we’ve made sure every item costs less than $100. (And…

5 of the Best Weekender Bags

For your next 48-hour adventure, ditch the full-size, half-empty rolling suitcase for a versatile weekender bag. Typically made from canvas or nylon, spacious weekenders are meant to contain two or three days’ worth of clothes, accessories, shoes, and toiletries in a top-zip main compartment with double handles. They’re perfect for overnights and road trips; if…

9 Perfect Pieces of Luggage for Kids

Traveling with children has its rewards — fun family bonding, seeing the world through your kid’s eyes, and losing yourself in a childlike sense of adventure, to name a few. It also comes with a tiny challenge: packing and schlepping a lot of extra stuff. Make that part of the journey a little easier on…

The 9 Best Stocking Stuffers for Travelers

Marco Verch/Flickr Stockings are arguably the best part of Christmas morning. Tradition says that St. Nicholas put gold coins in socks that were hanging by the fireplace to dry. And while we certainly wouldn’t turn down any surprise gold coins, we’d probably use them to book a flight. No offense to St. Nick, but we…