8 Black-owned Outdoor and Active Brands We Love

8 Black-owned Outdoor and Active Brands We Love

Every day is a good day to shop from brands and companies with diverse ownership, but during Black History Month, the idea of supporting Black-owned businesses is especially top of mind. And in the outdoor industry, where diversity is often lacking, these…

Serena Williams' New Line With Away Luggage Is Perfect for Everyday Travelers and Globe-trotting Athletes Alike

Serena Williams' New Line With Away Luggage Is Perfect for Everyday Travelers and Globe-trotting Athletes Alike

Travel gear, but make it fun. That was tennis icon Serena William's mindset going into her second collaboration with Away luggage. Launched this week, the line, co-designed by the star herself, includes bright colors and patterns meant to stand out on that…

The Best Luggage Brands for Every Budget for 2021

The Best Luggage Brands for Every Budget for 2021

With so many choices on the market today, deciding between the best luggage brands can be a challenge. Identifying the best of anything involves personal taste and style, and so it is with luggage. There are, however, some objective considerations in recommending…

How This Fair-trade Hair and Skincare Brand Is Making a Difference in West Africa and the U.S.

How This Fair-trade Hair and Skincare Brand Is Making a Difference in West Africa and the U.S.

In a conversation with Travel + Leisure, founder and CEO Olowo-n’djo Tchala discussed how his experiences and desire to create a positive change in his home community shaped the creation of his beauty brand Alaffia.  “I think what Alaffia is doing in America is really,…

This Is the Most Spacious and Convenient Hardside Suitcase I've Ever Had — and It's on Sale

This Is the Most Spacious and Convenient Hardside Suitcase I've Ever Had — and It's on Sale

If you’re among the many travelers who prefer the stylish looks and protection of hardside luggage, you’ll enjoy this unique feature of the Monos Carry-on Pro. Its roomy zippered outside compartment solves the problem of where to stash your laptop, boarding passes, magazines,…

Now You Can Gift Virtual Travel Experiences on Amazon Explore

Now You Can Gift Virtual Travel Experiences on Amazon Explore

Last-minute holiday shoppers: your procrastination has paid off. Last week, Amazon launched gift card options for Amazon Explore, a virtual travel platform that allows users to engage in one-on-one experiences with expert hosts around the globe. Whether it’s an up-close experience with…