Air travel luggage disasters: Losing it all

See previous air travel disaster posts on surprise hand-luggage fees, damaged baggage, and baggage mix-ups. Disaster 4: Losing it all Big bags are great, but what if your only bag is lost or stolen on-route? There is little worse that can happen to you while abroad than losing everything from your towel and camera, to your money, gadgets and important documents. Solution: Spread the risk and split your stuff into different bags. Our hardback cases are great for storing your…
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Air travel luggage disasters: Baggage Mix-ups

See previous air travel disaster posts on surprise hand-luggage fees and damaged baggage. Disaster 3: Baggage Mix-ups What’s the one risk of packing up all your belongings and flying with a Peli case? That someone else on your plane will have done the same thing! If a fellow Peli fan accidentally grab your case from the luggage belt, you’ll waste valuable time stressing out and trying to track them down to make the swap. Solution: Customize your Peli case with…
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Air Travel Luggage Disasters: Damaged Baggage

This second post on air travel luggage disasters looks at how to make sure your luggage doesn’t get damaged in the hold. (See post 1 from the series: Surprise Hand-Luggage Fees) Disaster 2: Damaged Baggage There’s nothing worse than checking in your suitcase on one continent, only to reach your destination to be greeted by a crushed, torn, or even a rain-soaked case which has failed to protect the delicate equipment and valuables inside. Solution: Peli, Peli, and more Peli!…
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Air travel luggage disasters: Surprise hand-luggage fees

We know Peli fans are adventurous, globe-trotting types, but some air-travel luggage disasters can befall even the most seasoned voyager. In this series of posts, we’re sharing our top solutions to some of the most common flight-related baggage mishaps. Follow these tips to fly in safety and style: Disaster 1: Surprise hand-luggage fees Airlines have strict size restrictions for hand luggage, and budget airlines usually only allow passengers to carry on a single piece of hand luggage. Standard low-cost airlines,…
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Peli teams up with Squash Falconer and Wings of Kilimanjaro

Friend of Peli, Squash Falconer, is preparing to participate in Wings of Kilimanjaro, a groundbreaking climb and jump expedition in aid of good causes in Africa. Squash will join a team of 200 adventurers in a mission to ascend the world’s tallest free standing mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, and paraglide from the summit. This will be the largest ever group to attempt this feat on Kilimanjaro. The aim of the expedition is to raise over US$1 million for Plant With Purpose,…
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Top fan content of 2012

We’ve had a great time interacting with Peli fans online this year. We love receiving questions, testimonials, photos and videos about your adventures with Peli gear. Here’s a look back at the best user-generated Peli social media content from 2012: Best Fan Photos Extreme Peli devotion shared by @gtroopcorey on Instagram: NBC Journalist Jim Long tweeting about Obama’s presidential election victory from atop his Peli case: Edible Peli Pie from @rotumax on Twitter: Best blog post: Pelican Case They Get…
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Peli Urban Style

Peli has a reputation as the friend of adventurers and explorers who travel to extreme destinations to do incredible things. But, Peli is also the top choice of urban professionals, who need to navigate the city in style and keep their gadgets safe. Our urban backpacks are the perfect sleek solution for zipping around town. The U105 features an integrated protective hardback case for laptops, while the U145 includes an impact protected sleeve for your tablet. Our eReader case is…
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Christmas Gift Ideas from Peli

Christmas is fast approaching, and it’s about time to start thinking about what we’re going to wrap up and put under the tree for our loved-ones. We all want to keep costs under control during this expensive season, but at the same time we want to give quality gifts that will be used, enjoyed and appreciated. Here are a few tips on how to give a quality Christmas gift on a budget: Accessorize! If you know someone who owns a…
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Meet Peli Pro Mark Davis

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been introducing you to our Peli Pros, a diverse group of adventurous spirits, all of whom rely on Peli gear to excel in their chosen fields. This month’s Peli Pro is Mark Davis, a champion fisherman with over 20 years of saltwater fishing experience. He has competed in 234 tournaments, winning five, and finishing in the top ten forty-five times. Mark has fished and hunted all over the world. As host of the BigWater…
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Customize your Peli Case

We like to think that, as well as being crushproof, waterproof, and hard as nails, our Peli Cases are pretty good-looking too! Lots of our Peli fans customize their cases to fit their personalities. Here are our top ways of adapting the blank canvas of your Peli HardCase to fit your unique style. Follow the example of @charliewagers and jazz up your case with paint or stickers: If you’re more of the serious type, think smart like photographer Felipe Villegas…
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