TikTok is full of handy tricks and life hacks that can save you money and make you wonder how you ever got through life before you learned them. One of the latest hacks to go viral on the site has gotten the attention of travelers — and for good reason.

The TikTok #pillowhack is helping people flying avoid paying checked bag or overweight fees by simply using a zippered pillowcase as hand luggage instead of


Ahh, the holidays… a time to kick back and relax with family and friends — and to start planning your next vacation. If you’re on the hunt for the perfect gift for someone who has travels in their future, then you’re in luck, because Amazon is well-stocked with best-selling, top-rated travel essentials at low prices.

Looking for a new duffel bag to use as a carry-on? Or maybe a pair of noise-canceling earbuds to endure


I spend much of my time on the move, so when I’m packing for a trip, I’m constantly asking myself questions like this: Will it fit in my luggage? Is it worth designating space for? Does it serve an important purpose? Is it something I’ll enjoy wearing or carrying around, or will it become a burden?

Frequent travelers learn to pack judiciously, so choosing gifts for them is less about what they want and more


Whether you’re on the road for business or leisure, a tedious day of travel can be stressful. But, there are travel products and accessories out there that can make any trip more manageable and comfortable. Better yet, you don’t have to spend a day shopping across multiple sites to find the best ones. Instead, discover some of the most useful travel products from one spot: Amazon.

Whether it’s suitcases, headphones, passport cases, travel clothing


For those who have a travel enthusiast on their holiday list this season, the obvious gift would most likely be an all-expense-paid dream vacation. And while that may not fit into your Christmas budget, we’ve found a few things that would be the next best thing.

We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite gifts for the travel-junkies who love living out of a suitcase. Whether you’re looking for something practical like a new piece


Time to pack your bags for 2023! A new piece of luggage or backpack makes the perfect gift for the traveler in your life.

From classic suitcases to hybrid packs that can be used both at home and on the road, we’ve compiled a list of the latest and greatest choices for travel luggage.

Mystery Ranch Mission Rover 45

The Mission Rover ($225) combines the best of two worlds for travelers: the convenient mobility of


If you’re an avid traveler, frequently updating your collection of luggage, gear, and travel accessories is a must. Travel technology is always evolving to become sturdier, lighter, and more user-friendly — so if you haven’t refreshed your gear recently, now is the perfect time to do so. Why? Because Black Friday is here, which means luggage and accessories are up to 65 percent off at some of our favorite online stores. That’s good news for


You can never put a price on a high-quality suitcase — okay, maybe you can, but what we’re trying to say is your luggage plays a very important role in the success of your trip. If your go-to suitcase needs replacing, or you just want to be that savvy traveler that’s sporting a sleek luggage set at the arrivals gate, now’s the perfect time to score deals on top brands during the Black Friday 2022


These days, backpacks can’t afford to be single-minded. The best backpacks can carry textbooks to class, sneakers and T-shirts to the gym, a laptop and the necessary tech to an office, toiletries and other essentials onto a train or plane, or a few changes of clothes on a short camping trip. In other words, they need to do it all and seamlessly.

And that’s even more true for the duo of backpacks reviewed here, as


If you don’t have time for a full-blown vacation (or are deterred by the nightmare of air travel these days), it’s high time to take advantage of summer Fridays and head out for a weekend getaway. My goal this summer is to see all of the waterfalls within a five-hour radius of New York City, but any beachside town or lakeside village will do as long as the WiFi is spotty and the scenery is