A Glamper’s Dream: The Dream House Bell Tent

The idea of "glamping" is probably not something our ancestors had in mind when they started using bell tents. In fact, the use of canvas...

From Battlefields to Glamping: The History of Canvas Bell Tents

The canvas bell tent glamping trend has taken over campgrounds overnight. But did you know canvas bell tents have been around for ages? From housing military...

Hotel Advertising: A History of Guest Welcome Amenities

There was once a time when hotels lacked television or booking websites to advertise. Instead, providing well-designed guest welcome amenities that were hard to...

10 Best Vintage Style Rucksacks for Your Modern Travels

A rucksack is simply a type of backpack. In German, “rücken” means back and “sack” is the word for bag. But a rucksack is usually...

The Joys of Vintage Luggage: Trunks, Hat Boxes, and Early Suitcases

Vintage luggage is making a comeback. And it’s not hard to see why. Vintage luggage from the 19th century was often crafted with the best...