The definitive shopping guide for buying Suitcases in 2019

When going travelling there is always the doubt on which bag is suitable for the occasion. As all of our belongings will be traveling in it, and for this reason the choice of travel bag is one of the aspect to consider when traveling.

Where to buy the ideal travel bag is a usual query of the traveller. For this reason, here are some tips and alternatives so that you make the right choice. Here we present the advantages that a good travel bag provides, and we remark about the inconveniences that an inadequate travel bag can cause whilst traveling.

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View Details Timberland Boscawen 28 Inch Hardside Spinner Suitcase Multiple Colors Available • 89.99$

Timberland Boscawen 28 Inch Hardside Spinner Suitcase Multiple Colors Available

89.99$ 139.19 €

View Details Hardside 3 Piece Nested Spinner Suitcase Luggage Set With TSA Lock Black • 90.99$

Hardside 3 Piece Nested Spinner Suitcase Luggage Set With Tsa Lock Black

View Details BHC 3PCS Luggage Bag Carry On Set Trolley Suitcase Travel Spinner ABS+PC W/Cover • 83.99$

Bhc 3pcs Luggage Bag Carry On Set Trolley Suitcase Travel Spinner Abs+pc W/cover

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View Details Samsonite Centric 28" Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color • 94.99$

Samsonite Centric 28" Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color

94.99$ 400.0 €

View Details Luggage Travel Set Bag ABS Trolley 360° Spinner Carry On Suitcase With Lock • 81.90$

Luggage Travel Set Bag Abs Trolley 360° Spinner Carry On Suitcase With Lock

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View Details U.S. Traveler 30-inch Hardside Spinner Upright Suitcase • 83.49$

U.s. Traveler 30-inch Hardside Spinner Upright Suitcase

83.49$ 179.99 €

View Details 3Pcs Grey Luggage Travel Set Bag TSA Lock ABS Trolley Spinner Carry On Suitcase • 76.89$

3pcs Grey Luggage Travel Set Bag Tsa Lock Abs Trolley Spinner Carry On Suitcase

View Details TAG MATRIX 2.0 24" EXPANDABLE HARDSIDE SPINNER SUITCASE RED • 63.94$

Tag Matrix 2.0 24" Expandable Hardside Spinner Suitcase Red

View Details Flieks Hardside Luggages 3 Piece Luggage Set Lightweight Spinner Suitcase • 92.99$

Flieks Hardside Luggages 3 Piece Luggage Set Lightweight Spinner Suitcase

The best choice when buying a set of travel bags

It is always necessary,  before deciding, to seek advice with a shopping guide. This way one can compare prices and qualities. Here we offer a guide with all the characteristics that may satisfy the needs of any traveller, frequent or not.

We recommend then you visit any outlet store of your preference, that may well offer better prices. There is a vast variety, ranging from economical models to grand quality models and elegant models of important designers.

There are various aspects to consider in order to make the right choice:

  • The security: to be sure whilst traveling it is essential that the travel bag has components that enables you to put a small padlock, so you can lock the zips.
  • The baggage and clothes perfectly organized: the bag should have sections so one can organize their clothes comfortably and in a practical manner.

Types of bags necessary for a trip

When deciding what type of luggage is needed, it is important to consider the weight, size, characteristics, durability, safety, and above all price. The measurements could be the ones permitted by the airlines. For example, Ryanair recommend these measurements: 55 x 40 x 20 cm. Another aspect to check is that the handles are made of a resistant material and works well. Apart from choosing resistant materials, it is also preferable that it is water resistant. The wheels are also crucial when choosing a bag in order to avoid issues due to the weight and the discomfort it may cause.

The travel bags should correspond to the style and personality of each traveller. This aspect is influenced by the different brands which have different styles and designs with different prices.

Another point to consider is to decide what category or type of travel bag is needed. What is important is what is it going to be used for: if it is a short trip a trolley cabin bag is the most convenient. If the user is a child, then a children's suitcases orcarry-on bag is recomendable.

Where to buy cheap suitcases?

The best alternatives to buy at are at department stores like Alcampo or Debenhams, where one can find flexible travel bags or rigid travel bags of various brands and different designs at economical prices.

If you prefer to shop from the comfort of your home, then the websites like eBay or Amazon have many offers, what is more on these websites one can evaluate the characteristics of the product that no to the opinions of other buyers that have already purchased the product.

The characteristics of the perfect suitcase

  • The colour: it is important to choose a colour of you liking so you can recognise your bag from the distance. Also to consider that light colours tarnish quicker, although many models are plastified so this is no longer an issue, due to their easier to clean.
  • The superior strap: they are ideal for attaching to another bag or a smaller bag, and make it easier to manage and more comfortable.
  • The wheels: the great majority of the baggage has wheels, but it must be keep in mind that for some trips the wheels will not be necessary.
  • Expanding capacity: one must not forget that when going on holiday one may bring back some souvenirs for our loved ones, and one will be needing extra space in our bag. To solve the problem, expanding bags are perfect, but remember that the mesurements of the bag should not exceed the mesurements permitted by the airlines.
  • Collapsible handle: one need to be sure that it is made with strong material and that it is easy to extend and collapse. Padded handles are highly recommended, as they are more comfortable to use.
  • Compartments and pockets: they are always useful when organizing and placing small objects or current materials, like liquids.
  • Adjustable straps: they help by distributing the weight and assuring the contents inside the bag.

The quality and style of each brand of bag

American Tourister

American Tourister is a brand well known for offering various formats like, suitcases,  travel bags, carry-on bags and trolleys, rigid and flexible, and it is possible to find these products of this brand in outlet stores at the best prices. Delsey also have rigid and flexible bags, fabricated in polycarbonate or aluminium, of various models and prices.

View Details Suitcase. American Tourister Vintage 1970.  Ladies; Green.  21x29x9"  • 75.00$

Suitcase. American Tourister Vintage 1970. Ladies; Green. 21x29x9"

View Details Suitcase. American Tourister Vintage 1970.  Men's Gray; 20x24x8" • 50.00$

Suitcase. American Tourister Vintage 1970. Men's Gray; 20x24x8"

View Details Vintage Suitcase American Tourister Hard Case Luggage • 75.89$

Vintage Suitcase American Tourister Hard Case Luggage

View Details Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Travel Large Spinner Cute Luggage 28 • 129.00$

Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Travel Large Spinner Cute Luggage 28

129.00$

View Details Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Lightweight Large Rolling Luggage 25 • 99.00$

Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Lightweight Large Rolling Luggage 25

View Details Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Travel Bags Large Rolling Luggage ~~ • 119.00$

Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Baggage Travel Bags Large Rolling Luggage ~~

119.00$

View Details Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Travel Large Cute Rolling Womens Luggage New • 139.00$

Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Travel Large Cute Rolling Womens Luggage New

139.00$

View Details Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Travel Large Hard Case Spinner Kids Luggage • 129.00$

Luggage Suitcase American Tourister Travel Large Hard Case Spinner Kids Luggage

129.00$

View Details Vintage Suitcase American Tourister Fabric Case Luggage Black & Gray • 55.00$

Vintage Suitcase American Tourister Fabric Case Luggage Black & Gray

Samsonite

Samsonite has a long tradition and a well recognized brand, they offer a vast variety of bags, wallets and purses of  many styles. The majority of their bags are rigid and have efficient and practical wheels.

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View Details Samsonite Centric 28" Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color • 94.99$

Samsonite Centric 28" Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color

94.99$ 400.0 €

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View Details Samsonite S'Cure 28 Inch Spinner Suitcase Zipperless Hard Shell Luggage • 129.00$

Samsonite S'cure 28 Inch Spinner Suitcase Zipperless Hard Shell Luggage

129.00$ 399.99 €

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View Details Samsonite F'Lite GT 31 Inch Zipperless Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color • 149.00$

Samsonite F'lite Gt 31 Inch Zipperless Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color

149.00$ 420.0 €

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View Details Samsonite Winfield 3 DLX 3 Piece Spinner Luggage Suitcase Set (20"/25"/28") • 249.99$

Samsonite Winfield 3 Dlx 3 Piece Spinner Luggage Suitcase Set (20"/25"/28")

249.99$ 569.97 €

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View Details Samsonite Winfield 2 Fashion Hardside 20 Inch Spinner Luggage Carry On Suitcase • 79.99$

Samsonite Winfield 2 Fashion Hardside 20 Inch Spinner Luggage Carry On Suitcase

79.99$ 139.99 €

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View Details Samsonite F'Lite GT 31" Spinner Zipperless Suitcase (Orange) • 149.00$

Samsonite F'lite Gt 31" Spinner Zipperless Suitcase (orange)

149.00$ 420.0 €

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View Details Samsonite Fiero 20" Spinner Black - Luggage • 69.99$

Samsonite Fiero 20" Spinner Black - Luggage

69.99$ 200.0 €

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View Details Samsonite Framelock 20 Inch Hardside Carry On Luggage Spinner Wheels Suitcase • 114.99$

Samsonite Framelock 20 Inch Hardside Carry On Luggage Spinner Wheels Suitcase

114.99$ 229.99 €

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View Details Samsonite Bartlett Spinner - Luggage • 71.99$

Samsonite Bartlett Spinner - Luggage

71.99$ 230.0 €

Gabol

Garbol is a well known brand, and amongst their products they offer cheap bags, with a vast variety of modern designs which range from youthful styles to classy and elegant styles.

Trunki

Trunki deserve a special mention, as they are adored by children, as they have a 2 for 1 function: they are a good travel bag and they are a fun toy for entertaining during the long waits in the airport. They have additional value as they can convert into an improvised and functional chair, perfect for when the children get tired of walking and waiting in airports.