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5 Clever Tips to Keep Your Luggage Safe

5 Clever Tips to Keep Your Luggage Safe

Luggage theft can happen anywhere: at the baggage claim, when the bags are being checked or even during that brief moment when you look the other way. Keeping your bags safe requires paying attention, being a bit savvy and using a few tricks Use a tracker to keep tabs on […]

9 Ways to Maintain Your Sanity at the Airport

9 Ways to Maintain Your Sanity at the Airport

For some people, the mere act of setting foot into an airport is enough to trigger a headache. The crowds, the security line ups, the rushing from gate to gate—it’s no wonder why people get so stressed out at the airport. Some unpleasant factors are inevitable—yep, we’re looking at you, security line—but […]

6 Gift Ideas For the Wanderluster on Your List

6 Gift Ideas For the Wanderluster on Your List

We’ve all got a few friends on our holiday gift giving list that have been seriously hit with the travel bug. These folks aren’t the easiest to buy for—they tend to prefer experiences over material goods, and they don’t have a spare square inch of precious luggage space to spare […]

New year. New Gear. What’s coming soon to Pacsafe.com

New year. New Gear. What’s coming soon to Pacsafe.com

Anti-theft innovators take to the streets with the new urban Ultimatesafe™ Z series.  Pacsafe’s tough anti-theft urban backpacks merge street style with patented security Designed for the fashion, savvy, mobile urbanite the Ultimatesafe™ Z series has adapted and enhanced the award-winning Z-28 and launched a new Z-15 slimline backpack to complement […]

The Future of Travel: 7 Trends for 2016

The Future of Travel: 7 Trends for 2016

This is the time of year where people tend to spend a lot of time reflecting on the past (hello, “Top ___ of 2015″ lists) and thinking about the future (hello, 2016 resolutions). Hopefully you logged a few miles and acquired some new stamps in your passport over the past […]

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Discover These Hidden Gems in Canada’s Maritimes

Fresh ocean air. Fresh fish. Refreshingly friendly people. That, in a nutshell, is what you can expect from Canada’s three maritime provinces: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. From fishing towns to funky small cities, from Celtic culture to Acadian culture, the Eastern Canadian provinces offer an indescribable […]

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The 10 Best Wats of Thailand

Thailand is a land teeming with temples, or wats, both ancient and modern. With roughly 40,000 of them dotting the landscape, sometimes it can be a little hard to discern one beautiful structure from the next. There are a few, however, that are so unique in their creativity and splendor […]

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6 Of The World’s Coolest Airports

There and hundreds of airports all over the world, with quality fluctuating greatly from one to the next. There are some, however, where the designers put a little extra effort into making the experience something to remember. Hamad International Airport, Qatar Hamad International is a new arrival in the field, […]

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6 European Places that Inspired Fairy Tales

Have you dreamed about visiting fairy tale-like European towns? Popular tales such as Snow White and Beauty and the Beast were inspired by some of Europe’s top storybook villages. From quaint streets to historic architecture, these are the most amazing European places that inspired many known fairy tales. London, England London […]

8 Tips for Travel During Hurricane Season

8 Tips for Travel During Hurricane Season

Some travelers are completely oblivious to hurricane season, while more seasoned travelers can be hyper vigilant to the point of avoiding travel in any area where the weather might mess with their adventure or vacation. Neither is particularly beneficial. You shouldn’t ignore or avoid hurricane season when planning your trip. […]