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How to Travel Light

How to Travel Light

Taking a trip soon? Before you hit the friendly skies you better take a serious look at your suitcase. Unless you want to spend a small fortune on baggage fees you better learn to travel as light as you can. Most airliners will let you take on one carry-on suitcase and one other bag such as a purse, laptop bag, or backpack. If you are traveling by automobile you don’t have to worry because you can take as much as you can fit in your car. Traveling by airplane, is a totally different animal. According to a travel article, one good way to see if you are packing too much stuff is to conduct a test run in your own hometown. Pack your suitcase as if you were leaving for your trip than drag it around town for a couple of hours. If you think the load is too heavy, go home and repack it until you are satisfied with the weight. It is better to find out that you packed too much when you can actually do something about it versus when you are away from home and cannot do anything about it. The problem with packing light is that you don’t have that many outfits to choose … Travel More