Scooter luggage and other carry-ons that make holiday travel a breeze

‘Tis the season for lots of travel. Whether you’re going near or far, ditch the boring bag and instead go for a carry-on that gets noticed. We’re sharing our picks for some of the most stylish ways to pack for your next getaway.

The bag for the girl who hates manual labour

Why carry your bag when you can ride on it? Speed through the airport in no time with the help of this cool carry-on that’s also a scooter. Designed in partnership with DJ Steve Aoki, the colourful hard-case bag from Steve Aoki Micro Luggage collection also boasts integrated Sound2Go speakers that work via Bluetooth. (, $498)

The bag for the girl who wants to show off a little Canadian pride

This eye-catching Canadiana-themed carry-on was created as part of a limited edition series by renowned digital artist Fernando Volken Togni. The lightweight bag is perfect for the girl on the go who is proud to be Canadian. It happens to be covered in iconic Canadian images like the maple leaf, a Tim Hortons coffee cup, maple syrup and a loonie. (Hudson’s Bay, $120)

The bag for the girl who wants to be entertained

You can easily go hands-free as you catch up on Scandal at the airport when your carry-on bag is also a tablet holder. The multi-purpose hard-case bag might not get points for colour, but it gets mega points for making it easy to stay entertained on the go. (, $152)

The bag for the girl who wants to go retro

Channel the jet-setters of decades past the next time you hit the skies. We love the retro design and sophisticated hue of this Nine West carry-on. Contrasting lilac and white make for an eye-catching design, and multiple organizational pockets make finding what you packed a snap. (, $150)

The bag for the girl on her way to an adventure

Whether you’re heading somewhere to ski, trek, camp or do something equally adventurous, this rolling duffel bag is perfect for keeping the things you need close at hand. The stowable equipment keeper allows you to store some things outside of your bag so you can quickly locate them without digging through your bag. Exterior and interior compression straps cut down on bulk, and a laundry chute separates your clean clothes from muddy (or sweaty) gear. (, $315)

The bag for the girl who likes to get noticed

Wear your heart on your sleeve — well, at least on your carry-on when you’re wheeling this eye-popping pink bag through the airport. Designed by artist Romero Britto for a limited edition collection, the bag is made for the jet-setter who loves to get noticed. Who knows? Maybe this colouful carry-on will be a conversation starter with cutie in the security line. (, $250)

The bag for the girl who loves her gadgets

You’ll never have to fight for an outlet at the airport again when you travel with a backpack with a built-in battery. Girls on the go with a lot of gadgets can customize the positions of electronic devices by routing cables to one of five pockets. There are 14 pockets in total, including one just for a tablet and even one for sunglasses for anyone who happens to be beach-bound. (, $233)

The bag for the girl who wants fashion and function

There’s (thankfully) no need to sacrifice style for a solid bag that’s going to last. If you’re looking for a carry-on that can make it through even the busiest airport unscathed while still looking cute, then we suggest this one. The four-wheeled hard-case carry-on is easy to transport between terminals, is durable, and there are several interior compartments to keep your things organized and easy to find. (, $250)

The bag for the frequent international jet-setter

Lucky enough to hop overseas on the regular? Then this colourful and compact carry-on is for you. The cheerful two-wheeled bag is designed to meet the carry-on requirements for travel within Europe and Asia, making it ideal for the girl who spends more time jetting off somewhere exotic than she does at home. (, $295)

The bag for the girl who’s an anglophile

Calling all London lovers. Any anglophiles out there will love travelling with this vintage-designed hard-case carry-on that will remind them of their undying love for all things British, including David Beckham, Harry Styles and Cara Delevingne’s amazing eyebrows. (, $130)

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