Pockets and wheelsâ€”thatâ€™s it. When it comes to luggage these two features will be your most valuable assets. While style is important, this is the one time where function ties for first place. Remember that short-lived love affair with steamer trunks you admired as a kid? You marveled at Prince Hakeem in Coming to America as his staff lugged the heavy load through the airport. We admired him as well until we encountered the extra baggage charges. The Rimowa Salsa Hybrid ($650-750) [left] and Samsonite Black Label Cosmolite ($450-600) [right] are two luggage sets that hit all our major requirements for style, quality, and usefulness. Theyâ€™re well constructed, durable, lightweight, have hard cases shells, adjustable handle, lots of extra compartments, and employ the four-wheel spinner feature we as travelers have grown to know the many advantages of.