The Stor backpack from Trakke is a lovely 30L pack for travel and gear moving.
- 30L capacity — perfect carry on size, easily enough space for a long weekend (or for forever, if you can pack minimally!).
- Killer waxed canvas material — British made, feels so dense and nice to the touch, will last for a long time.
- Water resistant — all zips and materials are reinforced against water.
- Simple and honest — it’s ultimately a very simple, honest bag that’s useful for travel, gear carry, and loads of other applications.
Build Quality:Sub-Par Satisfactory Excellent
Water Resistance:Sub-Par Satisfactory Excellent
Internal Organization:Sub-Par Satisfactory Excellent
Carry Comfort:Sub-Par Satisfactory Excellent
Doesn't Look Weird:Sub-Par Satisfactory Excellent
Other Bags to Check Out:
The Venturesafe X40 from Pacsafe is a multi-purpose 40L backpack with a ton anti-theft features.
The X25 from RiutBag is an utterly functional travel and daily conversion backpack that also has an important security feature.
The Viken from YNOT is as simple and sturdy a duffel as a modern urbanite could ask for. And it expands. Just lovely.
The Brain Bag from Tom Bihn is one of those lifelong companion bags — built to last for decades to come and designed with enough pockets and organization to be your constant helper, once you go brain it's hard to go back.
The Setout from Tortuga is one of our highest recommended travel bags because it has tons of capacity and organization and a very comfortable back panel and straps.