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Get ready for your next vacation with our shopping guides to the best travel gear and accessories.

The Complete Guide to Packing

If your packing skills are feeling a bit rusty, you've come to the right place.

Clothing & shoes

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14 Loungewear Sets to Wear on Every Flight

Comfortable enough for both the longest flights and no-plans vacation days.
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17 Best Walking Shoes for All Types of Travelers

Whether you're looking for boots, flats, or sandals, comfort and versatility are key.
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The 20 Best Leggings for Women, According to Our Editors

Stretchy, long-lasting, and of course, comfortable, these are our favorite black leggings.
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The Best Plain T-Shirts That Will Match Everything in Your Suitcase

Traveler editors share their favorites from Everlane, Hanes, and more. 
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The Clothes, Shoes, and Accessories We Always Wear on Planes

One thing's for sure: cozy socks are key.
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How to Create a More Sustainable Travel Wardrobe

Here's how to buy less, shop smarter, and get more use out of the clothes you already own.
Shopping

These Lululemon Joggers Are, Hands Down, My Favorite Plane Pants

They're wrinkle-resistant, fast-drying, and supremely comfortable.
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The Best Clothing Subscription Boxes for Travelers

Renting your wardrobe can help reduce waste—and provide new looks for your vacation style.
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19 Best Women’s Slip-On Shoes for Long Flights and Longer Walks

Perfect for dashing through the airport and wandering around town.
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21 Comfortable Men's Slip-on Shoes for Getting through Airport Security

From Vans sneakers and Chelsea boots to Loro Piana loafers and St. Laurent espadrilles.

Gift guides and souvenirs

Shopping

54 Gift Ideas for Every Traveler in Your Life

From spa-inspired robes to tech kits and portable airplane foot rests.
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The Best Gifts Under $50 for Every Traveler on Your List

From national parks-inspired gifts to thoughtful photo books.
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15 Gifts to Order from Around the World

All the things we would have bought if only we were more free to travel.
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15 Great Hostess Gifts Under $50

Best of all, they won't take up your entire suitcase.
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17 Gifts for The Friend Who Wishes They Lived in France

From Parisian candles to our favorite French moisturizer.
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11 Best Graduation Gifts for Budding Travelers

Customizable luggage, noise-cancelling headphones, and more.
Shopping

41 Gifts Our Favorite Women Travelers Want for the Holidays

Coveted retro running shoes, reggae-inspired coffee table books, artisan chocolates, and more. 
Gear & Guides

Holiday Gift Guides: The Best Presents for Every Type of Traveler

Finding a gift for your favorite traveler has never been so easy.
Shopping

11 Black-Owned Businesses Making Travel Gifts We Love

From cozy alpaca scarves to passport wallets, our favorite gifts from each store.
Shopping

An Easy Guide to Finding Your Ideal Luggage, Based on Size and Price

We've gathered all our top luggage recommendations into one shoppable chart.
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Away’s New Luggage Collection Is Made for Outdoor Adventures

Bring these durable, functional bags on all your summer outings.
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This Louis Vuitton Weekender Is the Investment Luggage I've Been Looking For

Chic, versatile, and durable—the Louis Vuitton Keepall 55 is coming with me on every trip. 
Shopping

Tested and Reviewed: 10 Travel Umbrellas Worth a Spot in Your Suitcase

It's time to throw out all those half-broken drugstore umbrellas.
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13 Queer-Owned Brands Making Travel Gear We Love

From durable duffel bags to genderless plane-friendly apparel, you’ll want to bring their gear on all your travels.
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Taking Off: The Best New Travel Gear from Béis, Outdoor Voices, Everlane, and more

These are the summer dresses, travel bags, and comfortable shoes we're shopping now. 
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Left on Friday Swimsuits Let Me Leave Self-Consciousness at Home

They're made to stay in place no matter what you get up to in the sand and surf. 
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The Best Shampoo Bars for Every Hair Type

These solid shampoos are plastic-free, TSA-friendly, and actually work.
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Allbirds Tree Runners Review: These Light-as-Air Sneakers Are My Travel Go-To

They're lightweight, easy to slip on and off, and supremely comfortable.
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A Day Hike Packing List, According to People Who Hike Regularly

From a straw that filters water to cozy socks that keep your feet dry.
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What Super-Travelers Always Have in Their Beach Bags

We asked professional surfers, resort staffers, swimsuit designers, and other beach aficionados how they fill their bags.
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UPF Clothing, Swimwear, and Accessories to Keep You Protected in the Sun

From bathing suits to flowy pants, these options have sun protection built in.
Shopping

The Travel Basics Our Readers Keep Buying from Nordstrom

These popular, travel-friendly clothes, shoes, and bags are worth a spot in your carry-on.
Shopping

This Pet Carrier Made Traveling With My Dog So Much Easier

The Wild One Travel Carrier—designed with stressed-out dog parents in mind—surpassed all my expectations.
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This SPF Mist Is Great for Reapplying Sunscreen on the Go

Stay protected throughout the day, without worrying about clean hands.
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The Best Memorial Day Sales for Travelers You Can Start Shopping Now

Shop deals from Everlane, Outdoor Voices, Brooklinen, and more. 
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The Best Hiking Pants, According to Outdoor Adventurers

Whether you're looking for convertible pants, leggings, or comfy joggers.
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10 Best Sling Bags to Wear on Hikes, Through the Airport, and Everywhere Else

These are the bags keeping us hands-free all summer long. 
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The Best Backpacking Tent for Every Type of Adventurer

Whether you're a beginner or planning a trek with the whole family.
Shopping

I Tried Out Allbirds’ Lightest Running Shoe Yet—Here’s What It Was Like

The Tree Flyer is designed for longer distances, and is being touted as Allbirds' best performance shoe to date.
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These Waterproof Phone Pouches Will Actually Keep Your Device Dry

We put these pouches to the test to make sure they'll really keep your phone secure.
Shopping

This Handy Bluetooth Transmitter Lets You Watch In-Flight Entertainment With AirPods

Watching in-flight entertainment is a whole lot smoother with this pocket-size device.
Air Travel

Airline Pilots Say They're Just as Frustrated With Summer Flight Cancellations as Travelers

Pilots are speaking up about how this summer's flight disruptions are causing record overtime, fatigue, and stress.
Air Travel

Air New Zealand Is Adding Lie-Flat Beds in Economy

Air New Zealand's Skynest will have six sleeping pods in the economy cabin.
Air Travel

9 Airlines with Premium Economy Cabins Worth Splurging On

These affordably priced seats come with business-class perks.
Destinations

Where to Eat, Stay, and Play in Santiago, Chile

Visit this Andean destination for sun-kissed outdoor spaces, daring cuisine, and fascinating history.
Air Travel

TSA Is No Longer Scanning Boarding Passes at These Airports

The new tech is part of an effort to speed crowds through airport security this summer.
Women Who Travel

On a Trip to South Africa, I Finally Found a Sense of Home

“It was a time for reconnection with my ancestral land and its people,” writes DeAnna Taylor.
Places To Stay

The Best Hotels in Ibiza and Formentera, Spain

Our edit of the best hotels in Ibiza and Formentera, from boutique boltholes to waterfront hotspots.
Restaurant

Old Ebbitt Grill

Washington's oldest saloon comes with an excellent oyster happy hour twice a day.
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Rose’s Luxury

Chef Aaron Silverman still draws crowds for hist creative dishes that are unexpected, but manage to work.
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Rooster & Owl

A very affordable veg-focused, but not exclusive tasting menu.
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Bourbon Steak

Michael Mina's D.C. outpost, in the Fours Seasons in Georgetown, does right by steak and potatoes.
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Centrolina

James Beard Award-winning chef Amy Brandwein and her team turn out pastas and wood-fired mains that promise to knock you off your feet in CityCenterDC.
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Pineapple and Pearls

At this acclaimed fine dining destination in Capitol Hill, the team behind Rose's Luxury can flex their imagination to the max.
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Rasika

This longtime D.C. dining jewel in the West End, is  one of the most exciting Indian restaurants in the country, thanks to James Beard Award–winning chef Vikram Sunderam.
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Hanumanh

The acclaimed mother and son behind laotian hit Thip Khao let loose this fun Shaw newcomer.
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Seven Reasons

Venezuela-born Enrique Limardo's culinary playground.
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Maydan

The food here touches parts of the Mediterranean from North Africa to the Middle East.
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The Dabney

The restaurant that put Blagden Alley on the map as a dining destination. 
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Del Mar

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Le Diplomate

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Anju

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Tonari