WORK TRIP MUST-HAVES: A BUSINESS TRAVEL PACKING LIST FOR WOMEN

WORK TRIP MUST-HAVES: A BUSINESS TRAVEL PACKING LIST FOR WOMEN

If you have the opportunity to travel for work, a business travel packing list can save you time on packing and ensure you don't overlook something important. 

Step One: Choose Travel Luggage Wisely

The right business travel luggage is all about efficiency. If you can fit your clothing, supplies for work, and toiletries into a single carry on, there's no need to pay for and wait on a checked bag during your trip. 

For longer or more involved business travel,

Family Travel Gifts for Christmas

Family Travel Gifts for Christmas

Do you know a traveling family? Or maybe you are itching to travel with your own kids. Here are some family travel gift ideas that are practical, kid-friendly, and parent-approved. They’re perfect for Christmas presents - or any other time. These gifts will make any traveling family’s life on the road easier, more memorable, and a lot more fun!

TOP 2018 FALL-WINTER TRAVEL DESTINATIONS (AND DEALS)

TOP 2018 FALL-WINTER TRAVEL DESTINATIONS (AND DEALS)

Fall is here and it’s one of the best times to travel! Autumn is often shoulder season in popular destinations, meaning less crowds and more savings.

But where in the world to go? Check out these top destinations for Fall and Winter 2018. This list is designed to inspire your next trip and point you toward some great travel deals!

WHERE'S MY BAG: GUATEMALA

WHERE'S MY BAG: GUATEMALA

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Rachel McGehee of Rebel + Connect. Rachel co-founded the Remote Work Summit. She recently the Remote Work Summit in Guatemala with the Clark & Mayfield Hawthorne laptop handbag in tow.

WHERE'S MY BAG: BEND, OREGON

WHERE'S MY BAG: BEND, OREGON

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Michelle C. of IntentionalTravelers.com. Michelle and her husband are "digital nomads," running their business online as they travel. For her visit to Bend, Michelle took the Stafford Pro 17.3" laptop bag in camel.

9 SECRETS TO SURVIVE FLYING WITH KIDS

9 SECRETS TO SURVIVE FLYING WITH KIDS

Flying in airplanes and navigating the airport with young kids can be a challenge, but many parents find that it's well worth the effort. Kids can learn how to travel from an early age and this helps develop new skills and priceless family memories. 

For this list, we surveyed the parents of well-traveled young families and compiled their top ten best tips to survive flights with kids.

PORTLAND IS A PART OF US

PORTLAND IS A PART OF US

You may have noticed that Clark & Mayfield bags are named after the tree-lined streets and neighborhoods of Portland, Oregon (the place we’re proud to call home). 

Our handbags have been toted all over the world, but perhaps one of our favorite place to explore with a C&M bag is our very own city. Over the years, we've featured various neighborhoods around Portland. See if you can recognize them!

PORTLAND'S UP-AND-COMING ST. JOHNS NEIGHBORHOOD

PORTLAND'S UP-AND-COMING ST. JOHNS NEIGHBORHOOD

Once a small settlement started by a pioneer named James John, few realize that the St. Johns area actually became its own municipality. The neighborhood did not incorporate into the greater city of Portland until 1915. Even today, St. Johns maintains a detached, small town feel - despite being just a 12 minute drive into downtown Portland via the iconic St. John's bridge.

WHERE'S MY BAG: SISTERS, OREGON

WHERE'S MY BAG: SISTERS, OREGON

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Michelle C. of IntentionalTravelers.com. Michelle and her husband are "digital nomads," running their business online as they travel. Michelle visited Sisters, Oregon with the Clark & Mayfield Reed laptop handbag in slate gray.

WHERE'S MY BAG: NINH BINH, VIETNAM

WHERE'S MY BAG: NINH BINH, VIETNAM

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Michelle C. of IntentionalTravelers.com. Michelle and her husband are "digital nomads," running their business online as they travel. Michelle is currently traveling with the Clark & Mayfield Stafford Pro laptop handbag in deep teal.

Ninh Binh, Vietnam

WHERE'S MY BAG: PENANG, MALAYSIA

WHERE'S MY BAG: PENANG, MALAYSIA

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Michelle C. of IntentionalTravelers.com. Michelle and her husband are "digital nomads," running their business online as they travel. Michelle is currently traveling with the Clark & Mayfield Stafford Pro laptop handbag in deep teal.

George Town, Penang, Malaysia

WHERE'S MY BAG: BARCELONA, SPAIN

WHERE'S MY BAG: BARCELONA, SPAIN

Our “Where’s My Bag?” series highlights Clark & Mayfield handbags in interesting locations around the world. This is a guest post by Michelle C. of IntentionalTravelers.com. Michelle and her husband are "digital nomads," running their business online as they travel. Michelle is currently traveling with the Clark & Mayfield Stafford Pro laptop handbag in deep teal.

Barcelona, Spain - The Cost of Mass Tourism

Sunny beaches, captivating history, world-class food, interesting neighborhoods - what's not to love about Barcelona?