You’ve spent precious time carefully packing a stylish array of clothes and accessories in preparation for your next trip away. This journey begins at the airport, where practicality is key. Also important – maintaining your style. In a world of ugly travel luggage it’s important to choose a bag that not only looks great but makes short-stay travel easy, and fits without trouble in an overhead locker within an plane. Without further ado, introducing Ape’s three of the best: practical and stylish carry on luggage.

The Business Bag


The TUMI International 4 Wheeled Office Carry-On, £730 presents the ultimate in business travel. An overnight stay is easily catered with a spacious yet cabin friendly interior and an easy access laptop pouch toward the front of the case makes working at the airport a breeze.

Updated with a new four-wheel design the TUMI boats effortless manoeuvrability, while remaining exceptionally sturdy. It is both compact and expandable (5cm) and crafted from ultra-durable FXT® ballistic nylon.

The Holdall


An icon among travel bags, the Mulberry black and cognac scotchgrain small Clipper holdall, £595 combines absolute style with the ultimate convenience. Two straps and a detachable long leather strap, makes for a versatile bag for every gentleman. It features a hidden padlock in a hanging leather pouch, double-ended zip closure, a lined interior and an internal slip pocket. Perfect for weekend breaks or hand luggage when flying.

Wheels With Style


Engineered in Germany, the Horizn Model M, €299 is constructed from aerospace-grade polycarbonate making it lightweight yet protective. The front laptop pocket is durable and waterproof and finished with Italian Vacchetta leather that builds your individual patina over time. The Model M also boasts a removable 10,000 mAh battery (IATA and cabin-approved for all airlines) battery for charging your smart devices on the move.