What kind of bag/purse do you carry ??

Discussion in 'Disney for Families' started by disneymomof1, Sep 9, 2007.

  1. disneymomof1

    disneymomof1 DIS Veteran

    Sep 6, 2006
    Last year I carried a Travelon small messenger bag as my purse for our trip. Of course never thinking that there were magnets in there to keep flap closed. Our tickets/room key kept getting demagnetized !!! Help, what kind of small across the body bag do you carry. I have a four year old, I will just be carrying wallet, sunscreen, handiwipes, chapstick and camera and small first aid kit. Nothing to big or to small, Any Suggestions??
  2. Elmo888

    Elmo888 DIS Veteran

    Nov 27, 2001
    I have an Overland Equipment Placer that I love. It is small messenger style with no magnets! Only zippers and velcro. It might be a tad small, but I don't put a wallet in it. It has an organizer flap with a zipper pouch - I used that for my id, cc, tickets, and money. I don't find that I need a wallet on vacation because I don't need all of those store discount cards! The flap can flop open and nothing falls out because of the zippered pouch - loved that. And there is a pocket in the flap for a pen, one for sunglasses, and one where I kept my cell phone. Besides the flap, it has a main zippered compartment which is good sized (for sunscreen, camera, etc.) The only things that I am not sure would fit are handiwipes (depending on size) and small first aid kid (how small?). Check ebags for deals.
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  4. logansmummy

    logansmummy Mouseketeer

    Aug 28, 2007
    I went to Ebags.com and bought a baggalini it is PERFECT and water resistant. YEA! It holds everything and more.......
  5. DisneyMomx7

    DisneyMomx7 DIS Veteran

    Mar 26, 2004
    I have my "Disney bag" it's a mini LeSportsac backpack. I only use it for Disney and I love it! Very light, keeps my arms free and easy to manage.
  6. Scuttle

    Scuttle Mouseketeer

    Sep 7, 2007
    My DP purchased an awesome bag this summer from advice from others on the DIS's budget boards. I am sure that the awesome deal is over, but the bag still exists (and in much cooler prints now too - like the one shown below!)

    Go to REI.com and put in Overland Equipment Donner Bag

    It has plenty of room for me to carry stuff for my three 3 year olds for daily activities. Unfortunately for us, going to Disney will require a bit bigger bag. But it would be perfect for one!

    HTH :cool2:
  7. SalandJeff

    SalandJeff Disney Addict x 3

    Jul 31, 2000
    I use a small Travelon also, and have never had this problem. I LOVE mine.

    Maybe you just need to put the cards in a section away from the magnet? Or in a small change purse? Just a suggestion so you won't have to spend money a new bag!
  8. ess

    ess Mouseketeer

    Aug 31, 2007
    I have the small Travelon bag also and never had that problem.

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