Why pro traveler Rick Steves always makes space for bulky Bose headphones, even when flying with just a carry-on
Bose headphones "give me beautiful music or beautiful silence" while traveling, Steves told Insider.
A money belt may not be the coolest accessory, but travel pro Rick Steves wears one and so should you
A money belt evens the playing field against streetwise pickpockets when you're traveling abroad, according to Steves.
Travel guru Rick Steves never checks a bag. Here are the 25 things he always packs in his carry-on.
"I absolutely never check a bag," Steves told Insider. "These days, with all the chaos and frustration at airports, that's more important than ever."
I'm a travel editor who takes more than 50 flights a year. This is the best carry-on luggage for flying.
Checking a bag is a hassle and can be pricey, so you need a reliable carry-on suitcase. Here are the best carry-ons we tested in 2022.
Here's why Scott's Cheap Flights is my go-to for finding dirt-cheap international and first class fares during this surge in travel prices
A Scott's Cheap Flights Elite subscription alerts you to deals on premium economy, business class, and first class airfare. Here's how it works.
The 5 best carry-on travel backpacks we tested for headache-free flights
A good travel backpack could easily stand alone as the only suitcase you pack. We tested nine of them, and these are the best travel backpacks.
The 11 best luggage brands for all your summer travels, including carry-ons to help you avoid baggage delays
Whether you need a new carry-on, checked bag, duffel, or a whole set, here are the best luggage brands of 2022 for all budgets.
I roadtripped the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and stayed in an Airbnb that used to be a distillery. Here's a look inside.
An extra fun detail included lamps made from repurposed liquor bottles.
Planning your first camping trip? Here's the essential gear you'll want while roughing it
We've been on 100+ trips. This comprehensive camping checklist covers what to bring camping to stay warm, happy, and — most of all — comfortable.
Travel startup Monos makes some of the best carry-on suitcases we've tried thanks to a unique front pocket that's perfect for your laptop
Monos makes four hard-sided carry-ons, but the Carry-On Pro and Carry-On Pro Plus have a handy front pocket that helps set them apart.
Flying private is cheaper than you think — here are 6 airlines to consider for your next flight
The cost of a private jet might be cheaper than you think. Here's what you need to know about the most affordable private and semi-private planes.
10 unexpected travel items that always come in handy and won't cost you more than $10
Travel gear doesn't have to be expensive to serve you well. These cheap travel items under $10 consistently come in handy on trips big and small.
The 4 best camper van rentals in 2021, plus insider tips for your first trip out
Camper vans provide a compact, affordable alternative to large RVs, with more comfort than traditional camping. Here are the best places to rent them.
I tried July, a popular Australian luggage line now available in the US, and it's a worthy competitor to Away
July, a luggage line from Australia, is now available in the US. We reviewed the Carry On Pro that comes with cool features and personalization.
CLEAR is one of the best ways to skip airport lines, and it's easier to sign up than TSA PreCheck
Here's everything to know about how CLEAR airport security works, how much it costs, where it's available, our review, and deals on free trials.
We tested 3 different Delsey Paris suitcases and all were super spacious with impressive durability
Delsey Paris is a luxury French luggage brand. We tested and reviewed 3 different popular styles of soft and hardside spinner upright suitcases.
I wish Away had made its hardshell suitcases expandable years ago — now they're perfect
Away's new Flex hardshell luggage comes in four sizes and colors with an expandable zipper so you can add more space when you need it.
This resort is like an adult summer camp with hiking and archery, but with all the features of a spa hotel
Ojo Santa Fe is a spa resort with all-inclusive activities that feels a lot like summer camp for adults with mineral baths instead of a mess hall.
I went on Norwegian Cruise Line's first sailing for vaccinated travelers — here's why I felt safe
Norwegian Cruise Line is sailing again for vaccinated guests only. Here's what new safety measures were like on the Encore from Seattle to Alaska.
10 places to stay in Monterey and Carmel, two of California's most charming towns
From family-friendly hotels next to the aquarium to quaint inns well-suited for romance, these are the best Carmel and Monterey hotels to book.