7 Items That Will Change the Way You Travel

It’s the holiday season, which means it’s that time of year when everyone spends a lot of time traveling. If you’ve ever forgotten something you needed to bring on the plane, bought the wrong luggage, or simply been stuck, frustrated, or felt uncomfortable in the air, here are seven essentials that will change the way you travel.

Herschel Campaign Luggage


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While it is absolutely necessary to own quality luggage, it’s unnecessary to invest in the most expensive brands because to be fair, the TSA does not treat your luggage as their own. That’s just one reason why Herschel’s Campaign suitcase is such a great find. It’s very affordable and has all of the basics you need. More importantly, if you choose the Windowpane or Camouflage pattern, it’s super easy to spot on the baggage carousel.

Filson Small Canvas Duffle Bag

Everyone needs a small duffle bag, whether to use as a carry-on, to stuff in a suitcase for later or for short weekend trips. Filson’s Small Canvas Duffle Bag is perfect for so many purposes. It’s durable, lightweight, and made of waterproof and tear proof canvas. This could be especially important to consider if you’ve ever ended up with torn luggage before. With a leather trim and detachable strap, this bag is equally useful and stylish.

Armand Diradourian Cashmere Travel Blanket


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There’s nothing worse than being cold on an airplane. That is why a soft cashmere travel blanket is such a necessity. Armand Diradourian’s Cashmere Travel Blanket is handmade and luxurious. Packaged in a little case you can easily fit in your carry-on, it also makes the perfect gift for any frequent flyer.

Falke Skid-Proof Stretch Loafer Socks

Taking off your shoes at the airport feels undignified and unclean. If you avoid wearing socks to the airport because you are afraid to slip past that metal detector, literally, you might need Falke’s Skid-Proof Stretch Loafer socks. Wearing these means not slipping and sliding on the airport floor. If you didn’t realize, loafers are the best shoes to wear to the airport (way more practical than sneakers) because they are comfortable and you can easily slip them on and off. These socks and loafers are going to change your security line game.

Anthony Glycolic Exfoliating and Resurfacing Wipes

No one ever feels refreshed walking off a plane, except if they’ve just used Anthony’s Glycolic Exfoliating and Resurfacing Wipes. Flying can be harsh on your skin. Keep a package in your carry on and use before landing to clean off your face and neck. These wipes remove dead skin cells, even out your skin tone, minimize pores, and leave your skin feeling soft and hydrated.

Men In Cities Travel Pack Bags

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Men In Cities Travel Pack Bags are a perfect solution for the disorganized traveler. Sold as a set of three, these clever looking color-coded drawstring nylon bags are graphically labeled to make it easier to find your shoes, socks, and underwear.

Texture By Next Issue

Do you fear being bored out of your mind on a plane? Do you take a lot of long flights? Do you like to read magazines, but don’t want to carry around a bunch of heavy ones? Then you need the Texture App by Next Issue. This handy app has all the magazines you could ever want to read with two affordable subscription plan options. You can even have up to five devices per account, so your subscription can essentially pay for itself. There are so many magazines offered including Esquire, People, GQ, Details, Maxim, and Golf Digest. Texture is like having your own personal newsstand on your smart phone or tablet. 

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