A quick getaway is essential to fully relax and recharge from a stressful workweek. Whether this means driving a few hours to a nearby province or booking a flight to Boracay or Palawan, having to lug around a huge piece of luggage can be a total hassle. That said, opting for a backpack is far more suitable for a fun and short weekend vacation. It can also be a safer bet, having all your valuables close to you at all times.
To help you find the right kind of backpack that fits the criteria, here's a list of reliable ones that'll help you travel right (and light):
Don’t be afraid of loud colors. Summer is the seasson to go bold.
Get it for: P2,790 via Jansport
Herschel may be a tad bit pricey, but ithe military-inspired details are perfect for the outdoors.
Get it for: P4,290 via Herschel
This sleek backpack easily switches into a tote if your shoulders are feeling sore from sunburn.
Get it for: P2,349 via River Island
This grey-and-blue overnighter is simple, practical, and its interior comparments will help you organize your messy life.
Get it for: P2,695 via Mango
There's no reason you can't keep things rock and roll when heading out of the city.
Get it for: P1,995 via Pull & Bear
The main compartment is capable of holding a laptop, while the interior pockets are helpful for smartphones, your wallet, or even a snack. This big-boy is a camper's dream come true.
Get it for: 6,490 via The North Face
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: You can never go wrong with black.
Get it for: P3,595 via adidas
This bag’s vintage vibe ensures that you'll be a standout in a sea of canvas backpacks.
Get it for: P1,995 via Bershka
This one is for the sporty dude—a neat backpack that can easily go from a day at the gym to a Saturday hike with the buds.
Get it for: P5,795 via Under Armor