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How to Carry Two Backpacks

Are you someone who travels often? Does your commute demand you to carry two backpacks at once? At some point in time we've all tried stuffing too much into a single backpack and end up failing miserably, requiring the need for a second backpack. But how do you carry...

What Is a Rucksack Bag?

Over time, the terms "rucksack" and "backpack" have become interchangeable. So what is a rucksack bag? The term "rucksack" comes from the German "rucken" or back. So a rucksack is a sack you carry on your back. A very interesting split in the interchanging use of...

How to Pack for Traveling Abroad

The thought of getting to your destination is usually exciting and filled with all kinds of plans for how you will spend each day, whether you're going for business or pleasure, but the thought of packing a backpack or suitcase may be a little more of a challenge....

What Size Pack Do I Need?

When purchasing a new pack, one of the biggest concerns you may have is what size to purchase. Buying a pack that is much too big for your intended purpose is likely to become irritating for you to carry around. While buying a pack that doesn’t hold everything you...

How to Pack for Traveling Abroad

Travel is a mind-expanding opportunity to learn a great deal about yourself and our world. But even the most organized and well-planned trip can get bumpy if haven't packed the right gear, or if it isn't stored in a logical order. We'd like to help make your trip...

How to Adjust an Osprey Backpack

Those who own, or have recently purchased, an Osprey backpack have probably already done plenty of research on things like capacity, weight, appropriate size for torso length—all the heavy hitters. But equally important is the issue of proper fitting, which, to be...

What Size Backpack for Carry On

We all know what a pain it is to hang around at the airport after a long flight, scanning the carousel for your checked bags. But determining what size carry on backpack you need can be a daunting prospect. Fortunately, there are a few simple steps that you can take...

What Size Backpack Do I Need?

Going around the world is a great experience. You get to meet interesting people, visit amazing places, and see some sights that most people only get to experience via Google images. What's not so great? Lugging your gear around with you from place to place. It's a...