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PH | STYLE FOR LESS: Kipling's New York Lite Carry-On Wheeled Luggage VS Voyager's 5167

THE SPLURGE: Kipling's New York Lite Carry-On Wheeled Luggage ($249.00 / Php11,209.00*)

Kipling's a brand we've all come to associate with quality and durability.  Given how much unnecessary junk we usually place inside our totes (guilty here), it sure helps that Kipling bags weigh so little, yet still feel secure enough to take on that heavy load.

Like any Filipino traveler, I too have the tendency to try to pack in as much clothes and pasalubong as I can fit into my luggage bag.  But with the bag itself adding much to the overall weight, don't you just wish that they was one that weighs so much less than the normal types you find in the stores?  Sayang ang extra kilos noh!  J

SOURCE: Kipling website

Well, at Kipling, they have just the solution.  Their New York Lite Carry-on Wheeled Luggage is light enough that you can pack in some more extra pasalubong, while also providing the same security and durability that the brand has always been known for.

Prepare to shell out a a hefty $249.00 (approx. Php11,209.00*) for one, though.

*$1.00 = Php45.00

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THE STEAL: Voyager's 5167 Luggage Bag

Local brand, Voyager, offers a more affordable option.  Their luggage bag, product code 5167, is made of a similar light weight material as Kipling's but retails for Php3,999.75 only.
 
Voyager's 5167 Luggage Bag

Voyager bags are available in all SM department stores nationwide.

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