The Best Luggage Sets for Beginner Travelers

For couples, families, or simply for someone with a lot of gear, find a collection of bags that handles it all.

A proper luggage set provides a place for everything, no matter how long you plan to be traveling.Shutterstock

Whether it’s your first time going on a trip, or your first time in a while, having a luggage set can make an enormous difference. Your gear will be easier to track, easier to keep together, and you’ll look stylish too. Here’s what to look for in a good set.

Styling and Profiling

Choose the right gear the first time and it’ll be a long time before you choose again.Samsonite

Size matters; look for bags with lots of space, including any carry-on you’re considering.

A Place for Everything

If you’re heading out for a while, make sure you have what you need with space for a little more, just in case.Travelers Club

Suitcases that will be dragged through airports, or thrown by baggage handlers, should be made of tough, rugged material like ABS plastic.

Different Sizes for Different Needs

Bright, stylish colors accentuate your personality and make it easy to spot the bags on the carousel.Apelila

Make sure the hardware on your suitcase is compliant with the TSA and other authorities.

Carry On, My Wayward Son

Who wants to check bags anymore?Rockland

A wide variety of colors is nice, not just for style but for making it easier to pick a bag out from a carousel at a distance.