4-Wheel Spinners Vs 2-Wheel Rolling Luggage

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What type of rolling luggage should you choose? There are advantages and disadvantages to each type of suitcase. How you like to travel and where you are going will determine to a large extent if 4-wheel or 2-wheel luggage suits your trip. Answering a few simple questions can help you decide which is the right bag for you. Ease of Mobility What type of surface will your bag be rolling over? Does your itinerary include cobblestone streets and hilly terrain or are you rushing through large airports with a carry-on? Weight How lightweight do you want your bag to be?...

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Win An Eagle Creek Flatbed Contest Rules & Regulations

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Contest for a 2 Wheel or 4 Wheel Eagle Creek™ 28" Flatbed Duffle Rules and RegulationsNovember 8th – December 12th 2016“Which is better, 2 Wheel Roller or 4 Wheel Spinner?”By entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge that they have read, understood and agreed to be bound by the Rules.CONTEST PERIOD : Contest begins on Tuesday November 8th, 2016 at 8:00AM, Eastern Time, and ends on Saturday December 12, 2016 at 11:59PM, Eastern Time after which time the Contest will be closed and no further entries shall be accepted.HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Contestant must be 18 years of age or older and reside...

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Eagle Creek ™ Pack-it Organizers : Why You Won’t Take Another Trip Without One

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Packing organizers have changed the way we pack our bags. Instead of cramming our belongings helter skelter, we can fit more stuff in less space with fewer wrinkles. Several companies make them but we think Eagle Creek™’s are the lightest and most durable with the best variety of sizes and shapes. 1. Pack Odds and Ends Pack-It™ Quarter Cube This perfect pouch holds all the objects that can easily get lost in a bag, like small electronics, cords, headsets, pens, notebooks, belts, camera and sunglasses. Once you’re ‘knick-knack’ cube is packed, it will become a permanent companion in your knapsack,...

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“Do You Prefer Hardside or Softside Luggage” Contest Rules & Regulations

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Contest for a Samsonite® B-Lite 20” Carry-OnRules and RegulationsJuly 23rd – August 15th 2016“Why I Prefer Hardside Or Softside Luggage”, #myvaliseBy entering the Contest, entrants acknowledge that they have read, understood and agreed to be bound by the Rules.CONTEST PERIOD : Contest begins on Saturday July 23, 2016 at 8:00AM, Eastern Time, and ends on Monday August 15, 2016 at 11:59PM, Eastern Time after which time the Contest will be closed and no further entries shall be accepted.HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Contestant must be 18 years of age or older and reside in Canada.1. Post your answer to...

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Softside Versus Hardside Luggage

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Baggage has come a long way from the heavy wooden chests and trunks of long ago. Portable suitcases appeared in the early 1900s and it wasn’t until 1972 that the U.S. patent for luggage wheels first appeared. Luggage continues to evolve with today’s manufacturers finding increasingly lightweight and durable materials that conform to airline regulations and accommodate today’s traveler.   Although soft-sided luggage made of polyester or nylon still dominates the North American market, hard-sided luggage is gaining popularity with its high-tech plastics like polycarbonate and polypropylene that are lightweight and durable.   So which kind of luggage should you...

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