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Spring vacations are a beautiful thing … if you’re prepared. Without a little work beforehand they can be stressful and a whole lot less fun. Don’t worry: I’ve got you covered. Here’s your quick-fix guide for a stress-free Spring Vacation.

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Maxlite 2 brings new light luggage to Future Shop

by Blogger ‎02-08-2015 11:33 PM - edited ‎02-09-2015 12:44 PM

 

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I recently posted a blog entitled The Best Lightweight Luggage for Complying with Airline Travel Rules and Size Restrictions, which counted down my top 5 picks in lightweight luggage across two different baggage size classes: carry-on bags and their larger 'checked bag' sized cousins. Today I offer further details on lightweight luggage in general and consider how one specific brand―MaxLite 2 by Travelpro―measures up against some of the very best there is in the highly competitive world of lightweight luggage. Read on for all of the details!

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The Best Lightweight Luggage for Complying with Airline Travel Rules and Size Restrictions

by Blogger on ‎01-31-2015 11:54 PM - last edited on ‎02-02-2015 03:49 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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If you are a frequent travelerand particularly an airline traveler, then this blog contains important information that you should have! Details such as airline baggage size & weight restrictions, a number of great lightweight luggage options in carry-on and large bag sizes, and how to avoid going overweight/oversize and getting charged outrageous fees for doing so. There's a lot of ground to cover here, so I won't beat around the bush out here. Simply step through the portal below if you'd like to have this information. It may well come in handy on your next trip!

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Winter travel essentials for your next trip

by Blogger ‎01-08-2015 12:16 PM - edited ‎01-18-2015 02:20 AM

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If you love seeing the world as much as I do, then you won’t let cold weather get in your way of travelling in the winter. Besides, what’s not to love about hotel and airfare deals, as well as not having to fight through crowds everywhere you go? Even with a month away, I’ve already started gearing up for my month-long backpacking trek through Southern Europe—I’m too stoked! If you’re also making the most out of low season travelling, then it’s time to get organized. Get your trip off to the right start by ensuring you’ve crossed these winter travel essentials off of your packing list:

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kate spade new york, Guess, Kenneth Cole: Big brands hit Future Shop this holiday

by Blogger ‎12-14-2014 09:49 PM - edited ‎12-21-2014 12:28 PM

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Just in time for the busiest sales month of the year, Future Shop, Canada’s leading retail destination for consumer electronics and lifestyle goods, is set to introduce shoppers to a new level of luxury through partnerships with designer brands such as kate spade new york, Guess, JanSport, Kenneth Cole, and more.

 

 

 

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New Tech that will make holiday travel fun for the whole family

by Blogger on ‎11-13-2014 12:27 PM - last edited on ‎11-13-2014 12:57 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Travelling with your loved ones during the holiday is a time-honoured tradition for many families, whether that’s weekend trips to see relatives, visiting nearby city festivals with the children, or taking an extended international vacation for the whole family. No matter where you visit, the latest luggage tech, entertainment tech and photo tech can help make these family getaways even more fun and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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On the Road Again: More Great Travel Items for Your Next Big Trip!

by Blogger on ‎01-24-2014 01:46 PM - last edited on ‎02-12-2014 10:41 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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Winter storms may still rage on, but the thought of spring break and summer travel dangles in front of us like a carrot on a stick, urging us forward. College and university students in particular, currently studying hard, must soon begin to make vacation plans so they can relax later. If you're thinking of taking a trip, whether to hit the beach or in search of adventure, read on for a number of great items that are lightweight to carry yet heavy in value! These products are great for any traveler, and many of them compliment the products I discussed in my previous 'travel' post earlier this week. And those that don't—well they serve as excellent alternatives!

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Essential Travel Gear for All, From the International Traveler to the Local Explorer!

by Blogger on ‎01-23-2014 01:40 AM - last edited on ‎05-14-2014 04:44 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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With the holidays now well behind us and the weather warming up, or at least trying to warm, our thoughts turn to the open road. London, Paris, Hong Kong, even a short trip to Las Vegas will do! There's something to be said about being well equipped for any adventure when you're traveling far from home. So read on to discover a few must have items for the worldly and adventerous traveler.

 
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Overview: T-Tech by Tumi - Travel and Business Bags

by Blogger on ‎11-26-2013 07:00 AM - last edited on ‎06-03-2014 01:41 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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When it comes to travelling, we all know that feeling: staring at the conveyor belt in the airport terminal with luggage concerns running through our minds. While eagerly awaiting your luggage’s arrival, you just can’t help but conjure up all the possible dreadful fates that may lie ahead: will your luggage come out tattered to the point of no return?  Instead of worrying about the condition of your luggage, you may want to consider investing in a sturdy, reliable brand like Tumi so you can travel with sheer confidence. Whether you’re looking for the latest trend and design-forward bags, or high quality, functionality, and performance bags, the T-Tech collection by Tumi has you covered.

 

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Easy Way to Travel with Your Kids

by Blogger on ‎08-30-2013 02:27 PM - last edited on ‎06-06-2014 08:46 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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You like to take a big trip once or twice a year with your family. However, worried about having to carry so much stuff, even your kids want to bring their own toys. It can get stressful, as you feel responsible for everything and everyone. Solution: Get your kids an iFly 16" Hardside 2-Wheeled Luggage. If you have a daughter, she’ll love the Hello Kitty version.  

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The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide

by Blogger on ‎05-28-2013 05:34 PM

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Father’s Day is just around the corner. What are you getting your papa, daddy, daddio, old man?  Whatever nickname you have for your dad, it’s all about the thought when it comes to providing the perfect gift. We have your ultimate gift guide for Father’s Day. Likely your old man has a number of hobbies– so how do you define his personality?  He might enjoy pastimes like fishing, cooking, or relaxing in his back yard. Or is he a fitness buff? Is he a man of fashion? We have the perfect gift to choose for your papa’s personality.

 

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Luggage Buying Guide for Women

by Guest Blogger ‎03-28-2013 06:48 PM - edited ‎03-29-2013 10:17 AM

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A guide for buying fashionable, practical and functional luggage for women. Functional, yet fashion-forward luggage is available, if you know what to look for. Since quality luggage can last for years, it's a good idea to select pieces that look timeless, and are highly adaptable to your needs.

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The guy’s guide to luggage for any trip

by Blogger on ‎03-28-2013 04:55 PM

Samsonite bag.jpgFuture Shop sells luggage. In case you didn’t know that, now you know. Travelling for business or pleasure is a process, and part of that means having the right size baggage for the destination and the duration. As a guy, your needs for space are a little different than they usually are with the ladies, so here’s a quick guide to help you pack efficiently.

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Top 10 Tech and Geek Stocking Stuffers

by Blogger ‎12-21-2012 06:14 PM - edited ‎12-21-2012 06:15 PM

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My dad had a tradition to always do some Christmas shopping Christmas Eve. This year, I’ve been informed, I’ll be staying close to home with family and not rushing around from store to store. But this is the last weekend for Christmas shopping and while you might have gotten all the big gifts already, don’t forget about those stocking stuffers (or quick gifts for people on your list). So here are my top 10 tech and geek stocking stuffers!

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Traveling much this holiday? Try these luggage options on for size

by Blogger on ‎12-17-2012 03:32 PM - last edited on ‎12-31-2012 10:48 AM by Retired Administrator

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Whether it's retreating from the white stuff (or rain on the "wet" coast) to see family during the holidays, or heading some place tropical to beat the winter blahs, travel with the right luggage and make the commute easy. Doing so will save you time - maybe even your back - as well as make you look and stay organized.

 

 

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