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What is your best packing trick/tip for going on vacation?

  1. NiaG profile image92
    NiaGposted 3 years ago

    What is your best packing trick/tip for going on vacation?

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  2. tlcs profile image50
    tlcsposted 3 years ago

    o.k. so I have written hub on this but for packing to travel light on a motorbike. Best idea I have used is to roll your clothes and then pack the item into airtight bags. Works a treat and saves space!

  3. aesta1 profile image92
    aesta1posted 3 years ago

    Bring only a few things. If you really need something, you can always buy it wherever you are. My husband and I just finished 6 weeks in Spain and Portugal with just our carry-on.

  4. Jicotea Kinsella profile image84
    Jicotea Kinsellaposted 3 years ago

    It's always a good idea to stash a couple plastic grocery bags. Those can really come in handy!

    1. aesta1 profile image92
      aesta1posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Ziplock bags are great.

  5. promisem profile image98
    promisemposted 3 years ago

    Pack as much lightweight and dry foot in as many nooks and crannies in your baggage as possible. Take crackers, oatmeal, granola bars, dried fruits, etc. Naturally you can bring fresh fruits, meats or vegetables.

    It's much cheaper to bring food on a trip than buy it at major tourist destinations.

  6. Bazaar Compass profile image75
    Bazaar Compassposted 3 years ago

    Take your suitcase out a week before your trip and start placing items you want to take with you (like your swimsuit or beach hat) but don't need before the trip in your suitcase. This makes packing so much quicker and and easier. Also, it prevents you forgetting anything important.

    1. NiaG profile image92
      NiaGposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      This makes so much sense. Waiting to pack the day before becomes so stressful and ends up lingering over into packing the day of which; making it even worse.

  7. profile image61
    AshimaTanposted 3 years ago

    Always weigh your baggage before leaving for the airport... It is frustrating to pay for those extra kgs...

    1. NiaG profile image92
      NiaGposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      So true. And you don't have to buy a luggage weigher. I simply put mine on my bathroom scale and see how much it comes to. It has never steered me wrong.

    2. profile image61
      AshimaTanposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      haha... that is true..i used to do the same earlier,  recently i have bought one..

 
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