September, 2011

disney worldIt comes to most of us eventually: the need to go to Walt Disney World.

When packing up the family to see the multiple parks in Florida, one fact remains constant — seeing
the Mouse can cost quite a bit of cheese.

Holding down the costs without dampening the enthusiasm is not hard.

1. Fairy dust luggage.

Sprinkle fairy dust over your favorite little kid by presenting a Disney Fairy Backpack before
you go.

Pack it with books and other activities for the journey. The adjustable straps allow an adult to carry it loaded with snacks and drinks in the parks.  This will help your budget. Continue Reading »

machu pichu

Those Incas knew how to hit the heights.

The Peruvian site of Machu Picchu, above the Río Urubamba, is one of South America’s most popular tourist attractions.

The site is renowned for being one of the major feats of engineering, so when tackling “The Lost City of the Incas” high in the Andes, the Eagle Creek Exploration 2 Switchback Max 25 is THE backpack to take along.

It too is a marvel in engineering with its ability to transform from a roller bag to a backpack, being small enough to be carry-on and also having an interior day pack cleverly hidden until needed. Continue Reading »

mount rushmore

Cruising down the interstate is fine for making time on a car or motorcycle trip.

However, seeing the sights is only possible if your itinerary allows for the occasional detour.

South Dakota offers a vast variety of interesting places along I-90.

Crossing the Mount Rushmore State from east to west provides a wide array of sights and souvenir opportunities.

With the American Tourister iLite DLX Boarding Bag, you have the perfect piece of luggage, with its large main compartment and numerous pockets, there’s easily room for gathering Black Hill’s gold to a t-shirt in Sturgis.

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South African TreasuresYou are off to South Africa and the piece of luggage you want is the Eagle Creek Exploration 2 ORV Trunk 25″.

Among the features on this duffle bag is the built-in and stowable Bi-Tech™ Boot Box. It keeps your dirty shoes away from your clean gear – on this trip that is a definite necessity.

Also, you might just require its lifetime “no matter what damage repair policy” after being out in the bush with wild animals.

Rid yourself of jetlag by spending your first day or two in Cape Town. Continue Reading »

Texas’ Hill County inspires poets, painters and anyone who appreciates the beauty of nature, nice people and interesting places.

Situated in the central part of the state, its activities are diverse as the uses offered by the American Tourister Fieldbrook 4 Piece Luggage Set. Lightweight with two uprights, one-wheeled duffle and a boarding bag you can fit in a pair of cowboy boots, water shoes and a hat or two.

Oh heck, just pack your whole closet — this is Texas and everything is bigger here.

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Summer’s wrapping up. The kids are heading back to school. We’re covering the shipping.

This weekend (which, as far as this deal is concerned, starts NOW), LuggageBase will pick up the shipping charge when you use the code “LaborShip11” during checkout. You can put the savings toward the massive Labor Day barbecue that you’re holding this weekend!
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