The Black Hole Duffel from Patagonia is called the “black hole” because it fan fit all your stuff.
- Solid Build Quality: it’s built well.
- Great Capacity: it comes in a few different sizes, grab whichever one is right for you. No frills or thrills, just capacity to carry!
- Great Look: the materials and design strike a nice balance.
- Pretty Comfortable: It’s not the most comfortable bag in the world, but it does its job well.
You’ve seen this bag around at airports, it’s very popular, and for good reason.
Other Bags to Check Out:
The Headway MLC (Maximum Legal Carry-on) from Patagonia is a very functional gear bag that works better as a duffel due to it's uncomfortable (but hideable!) backpack straps.
The 50L duffel from Aasgard is a very exciting idea — massive space in a weatherproof simple duffel with backpack straps. (The shoulder straps could use an update though.)
The Travel Bag from Peak Designs is an extremely well designed, quality bag for modern carry-on adventure and business travel.
A medium-large sized travel bag with sturdy, rigid outer material, a couple external pockets and a removable internal divider that makes for actually a pretty interesting way of accessing things in transit.
The Venturesafe X40 from Pacsafe is a multi-purpose 40L backpack with a ton anti-theft features.