May 5, 2016

GREAT GIFTS FOR GRADS

There is always a buzz around graduation time. Students are counting down the days, future plans are being pondered, and congratulatory gifts are exchanged. Looking for […]
June 26, 2015

SNAG A NEW BACKPACK!

I know school just ended, but our backpacks are in. We have a large selection of sizes from Beatrix NY, Burton, Jansport, Timbuk2 and Victorinox. All backpacks […]
May 28, 2015

TRIUMPHS IN PACKING

Recently, my wife and I returned from a 17-day European adventure. Four days were spent in Amsterdam, eight days on a Uniworld Rhine River cruise, two days in […]
May 7, 2015

GRAD GIFTS

Kids are counting down the days to the end of school and graduations are coming up! For those of you looking for ideas, here are my […]
February 13, 2015

CARRY-ON OF CHOICE

This Victorinox Spectra has now gotten me through three short trips (one DC, two involving flights out of CHO) and it’s terrific. It’s easily maneuverable (although four […]
January 22, 2015

HOW LIGHT IS TOO LIGHT?

The most common question I get from customers is “what is your lightest weight luggage“. All airlines have weight restrictions on checked bags and many on carry-on […]
September 24, 2013

J’ADORE MY TRAVEL DOCUMENT HOLDER

I have never traveled with a travel document holder before this last family trip to San Antonio, Texas and I will never travel again without one.  […]
August 15, 2013

SQUEEZING IT ALL IN

If you read my last post, you will know that I recently returned from a Star Clipper cruise in the Baltic Sea. For this entry I […]