I took a 13-hour flight between the US and New Zealand. Here are 11 small things I did that helped make the flight so much easier.
Insider's author shares tips on how to survive long-haul flights like befriending flight attendants, drinking more water, and taking time to stretch.
As someone who's used to traveling across cities, I know bringing items like a sturdy backpack, sunscreen, a sandwich, a book, and masks is essential.
Away's $65 packing cubes helped our travel reporter avoid overweight baggage fees and stay organized all summer.
Insider's Maria Noyen asked Tara Swennen, a celebrity wardrobe stylist, to share packing tips for a summer getaway overseas.
I was a flight attendant for 2 years. Here are 5 things I always pack in my carry-on and 4 I never do.
After working in the airline industry and packing a carry-on bag several times a week, I know what's essential and what to leave at home.
I visited Alaska in the winter. Here are 5 things I'm glad I packed and 2 I regretted leaving behind.
I visited the state during its coldest season. I'm glad I had nonperishable food and traction cleats but there are things I wish I'd brought with me.
I packed for a 7-day cruise with just a carry-on suitcase and backpack. See everything on my packing list and how I organized my items.
The cruise packing list included three bathing suits, two pairs of shoes, and a sun hat, among other items for week in the Caribbean with four stops.
I was constantly living out of suitcases when I worked for the airline industry, and I learned how and what to bring in the bags you take on a flight.
I packed for a weeklong cruise with just a carry-on and a backpack. Here are 10 items I'm glad I brought and 7 things I wish I had with me.
Insider's reporter wanted to pack light and was glad she had a door magnet, digital watch, and the right shoes, but wished she'd brought earplugs.
We went to Coachella for the first time. Here are 7 items we're glad we brought and 5 things we regret not packing.
Coachella 2022 will soon return for its second weekend. Insider's music team rounded up everything you should bring to the festival.
I packed for my first solo cruise with a carry-on suitcase and a backpack. Here are 4 things I wish I'd packed, and 3 I'm glad I brought.
Insider's Mikhaila Friel embarked on her first western Europe cruise in October. She had several packing regrets.
After cruising many times in 10 years, I've nailed packing light. From a USB charging strip to several swimsuits, here are items I always bring.
I packed for a 10-day ski trip with one suitcase and a personal item. Here are 8 things I regret not packing, and 7 I'm glad I brought.
Insider's Maria Noyen went skiing for the first time in two years. She shared her biggest packing regrets, from portable chargers to warmer ski socks.
I've traveled on multiple cruise ships and used to be an overpacker. From heated hairstyling tools to formal wear, here's what I don't bring anymore.
I fly several times a year and insist on packing an old pair of earphones in my carry-on. Here's why you should, too.
Traditional wired headphones should be on your flight packing essentials list, even if you don't think you'll need them.
I'm a travel planner who's been to Disney World over 40 times. Here are 8 things I always pack and 3 I never bring.
Rain gear, comfortable shoes, and a portable phone charger are essential for a trip to the theme parks, but extra snacks are a waste of luggage space.
My family of 5 traveled around Europe for 30 days with 1 backpack each. Here are my 11 best packing tips.
After spending a whole month of backpacking with my husband and three kids, I've gotten packing down to a science. Here are my favorite tricks.
When you're packing for an RV trip, remember to bring a water pressure regulator, a patio mat, and leveling blocks for camping.
After spending 96 hours on the longest train ride in North America, there are 5 things I wish I had brought with me and 3 that I couldn't have lived without
The dry air on the train caused a lot of issues our reporter wasn't prepared to solve. Two of those were perpetual thirst and dry eyes.
I never pay for checked bags because this backpack-duffel hybrid can hold nearly 2 weeks' worth of clothes
I've been using the Cotopaxi Allpa 35 as my travel carry-on for two years — it's comfortable, durable, and nearly bottomless.