You may recall that I offered my 12 travel packing tips, a few years back and while they are still valid, it’s always cool to know that there are new developments on the airline baggage front. It all began with the old fashioned plastic vacuum packs that you could store your clothes in and suction out the excess air with a vacuum cleaner. Good times, right?
Now, fast forward a few years and the newest tool in efficient packing are packing cubes. What are they, you ask? They are small cloth cases with patches of netting that allow the clothes to breathe and sturdy zippers to contain them.
Let’s face it. We are all guilty of over packing and you can never fully appreciate what problems it causes until you arrive at your destination. You almost never wear everything that you’ve packed or you feel as if you didn’t pack enough. By planning ahead and thinking realistically, you can narrow down your choices based on what you actually plan to do on your vacation.READ MORE