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Best Rucking Backpacks

If you take your outdoor fun seriously, you need a reliable rucking backpack that can carry all of your gear and allows you to get into peak shape as quickly as possible. Rucking backpacks are a play on the military term “rucksack,” or backpacks that you wear while...

The 9 Best Duffel Bags for Travel of 2021

Duffel bags (also spelled duffle) are oblong carrying bags. Users traditionally carry duffel bags via two large, sturdy hand straps placed along the middle. However, some duffel bags also sport backpack straps, wheels, and additional carrying handles or straps. ...

Inca Trail Hike: 10 Questions Asked & Answered

There are thousands of people who have written about their Machu Picchu Hike experiences. I’m sure much of what is written is truthful, while some, probably not. We at Prep4Travel are not here to lead you astray. We completed the Inca Trail Hike, and have put together...

The 10 Best Gadgets for Hiking

Are you a nature-lover who enjoys exercise and exploring the outdoors? If the answer’s yes, then you probably also love hiking.  Hiking is an exciting activity that allows you to explore the world around you. But it should be just as safe as it is fun. That’s why we...

The Best Dehydrated Backpacking Meals

It’s simple.  Fresh air + sunshine + the outdoors + miles on a hiking trail = End of Day Replenishment.   We have put together a simple, yet comprehensive list of the best backpacking foods. Whether an easy eat as you go hiking snack, or an end of the day backpacking...

The 9 Best Carry On Luggage of 2021

Carry on luggage is the “new thing.” You can keep all of your belongings safely with you throughout the flight. You don’t have to worry about lost luggage or standing in a line hoping your bag is on the tarmac instead of at a different airport miles away.  There are...

The Best Travel Gifts for Women

If the woman in your life loves to travel, finding the perfect gift to accompany her on her journey will make the adventures more memorable. The best gifts for travelers make life easy while on the road, add some comfort and safety, or even give them a piece of home...

The 8 Best Luggage Sets Of 2021

Whether you’re packing for a quick weekend getaway or a longer extended stay, the right luggage protects your belongings and helps make travel easier. When comparing luggage for your needs, you’ll want to consider the size, features, materials used, and more. If...

How To Find the Best Hiking Groups Near Me

Hiking is a terrific outdoor activity that’s good for the body and mind, and there’s no experience necessary. If you can walk, you can hike! Hiking is like taking a long walk outdoors, in the wilderness or countryside. Typically, hiking follows a marked, unpaved trail...

Best Underseat Luggage of 2021: Best Picks

If you don’t carry much luggage with yourself and want to travel with ease, here is the best underseat luggage that is super lightweight and practical.

Travel Luggage Reviews

Kenneth Cole Reaction Luggage Review

If you’re looking for a lightweight luggage that’s sturdy and visually attractive, Kenneth Cole Reaction is perfect for any individual, couple, or small family.

DELSEY Paris Chatelet Hardside Luggage Review

If you want to travel in style, the Delsey Chatelet should be on the top of your list. Here we take a look at what it has to offer.

American Tourister Fieldbrook II Softside Luggage Review

American Tourister is one of the leading luggage brands and rightly so. Here we have reviewed Fieldbrook II Softside luggage, so read more about its features.

Travel Luggage Advice

American Tourister vs Samsonite Luggage: Which Brand Wins?

American Tourister and Samsonite are two popular brands of luggage, but how do they stand against each other? We compare them here, so read to find out.

What to Put on Luggage Tags?

If you’ve been wondering what to put on luggage tags, read here about all the information that you should put on luggage tags.

ABS vs Polycarbonate Luggage: What is the Difference?

Polycarbonate and ABS are the most common types of plastic used in luggage. Read about the differences between them, so you can choose the right one.