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Carry-on: A story of Rejection, Acceptance and Fitting in

Introduction Travelling is a joy but it can be full of challenges. One of the first challenges you will encounter is getting the right luggage. If you are travelling by air you want a carry-which is allowed on board but is large enough to hold your stuff. Finding this balance is as hard as it…

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How to clean and take care of your Rimowa

Your Rimowa luggage will get dirty eventually. No way around it. Depending on the material, aluminum or polycarbonate, a different treatment is required. Aluminum and polycarbonate are robust and durable materials but they are still vulnerable to scratches, dents and dullness. Cleaning and treating them with the wrong detergents can permanently damage your Rimowa. Polycarbonate…

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The case of the pre-owned Rimowa (How to buy a pre owned Rimowa)

My first Rimowa was a second hand. I was already traveling a lot and was desperately looking for a quality suitcase that would last for years. While doing my due diligence I stumbled upon the brand Rimowa and knew this was the suitcase I would like to have. At the time the price for a…

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Your Rimowa damaged or stolen. Now what?!

Your Rimowa damaged or stolen. Now what?! I wish my Rimowa still looks like it did the day I bought it. But it doesn’t and it didn’t look like the day I bought after the first five minutes I used it. The bottom got scratched by a curb. I did that myself. When your suitcase…

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How to get $100 discount on Rimowa

How to get $100 discount on Rimowa In a previous post (How to get the best deal on a Rimowa) I already explained how to get the best deal on a Rimowa suitcase. This post is an addition to that and will get you another $100 off the price of a new Rimowa suitcase. Several times…

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Rimowa in the overhead compartment

Rimowa in the overhead compartment You finally made it on board! If your suitcase wasn’t too large or you weren’t too late to board, good chance you were able to take your carry on on board. The last hurdle now must be taken: Stowing away your carry on. If you were the first to board,…

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How to recognize a fake Rimowa

How to recognize a fake Rimowa I’ve seen a few Rimowa’s the last past years. I’ve seen also many suitcases influenced by Rimowa’s design. Which I see as a complement for Rimowa. But I’ve also seen many replica’s or fakes. Some really good, difficult to distinguish from the real, and some really bad and plain…

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Rimowa, where is my key? TSA-lock on a Rimowa.

Rimowa, where is my key? TSA-lock on a Rimowa. When I purchased my first Rimowa I was looking for the key to fit the lock. I contacted the vendor and he explained what the concept behind the TSA-lock is. After he explained it, it made absolute sense. Whenever people ask me where the key for…

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Rimowa Complete Buying Guide

Your Complete Guide to Buy Rimowa Suitcases Deciding the right luggage can be difficult. There are different sizes, purposes, wheels, organizational styles, and a thousand of other things to consider. And it becomes a lot more difficult if you are buying a luggage worth $800. Because you can afford to go wrong with a $100…

How to get the best deals on a Rimowa

How to get the best deal on a Rimowa

How to get the best deal on a Rimowa Find the right Rimowa for the right price can be quite difficult. Especially if you are going to purchase it online. When you buy a Rimowa online you will probably get a better deal than buying it in a physical store. However, you need to make…