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Holidaying? Five packing tips that will save space in your luggage

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Chanshimla Varah | Updated on: 28 Oct 2018, 02:31:39 PM
Five packing tips (Photo: Twitter)

New Delhi:

The thrill of going on a holiday isn’t as much as packing the paraphernalia for the trip. Whether it’s a weekend city break or the much awaited hush-hush trips you have planned with your colleagues, packing tips are crucial for the experience you will create. Before you start dumping your suitcase with all the stuffs you might never use, here are some mind-blowing tips to organize your belongings for a stress-free vacay. 

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Roll pack your clothes
Who doesn’t want to look the best for your Instagram travel story feeds? Which means you might want to carry lots in that small space. The solution is rolling your clothes over flat packing because it saves space as it doesn’t create pockets of unused space. These will help separate your items and find things more quickly once you get there. Also make sure your light-colored clothes are packed inside out to avoid any unwanted stains when cramped together.

Ziplock bags
Searching for the cables, chargers among the pile of stuffs can be infuriating. So, how do you organize all the electronics, cables, and the teeny-tiny bits of stuffs that makes ages to dig out? Well, you simply get yourself a stash of ziplock bags for the phone charger, camera charger, adaptors, headphones and you can save yourself time and the ear-fuming situation.

Stay fresh
You don’t want to reach the dream-destination only to be received by a mouldy-smelling luggage. When packing, make sure to also pack small bag of potpourri, fabric conditioner sheets or scented drawer liners to keep all your items smelling like they are just washed.

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Girls, cotton wool to your makeup rescue
Only makeup lovers will know the pain of discovering your newly bought pressed powder or eye shadows cracked. Safe yourself the pain, carry cotton wool. Place a flat cotton pad in between the pressed powders and lids to prevent them from cracking during that bumpy ride. 

Buy a lightweight suitcase
You don’t have to pay extra money to the flight attendant while also limiting yourself with lesser stuffs because of your thick, grandfather suitcase. Avoid adding extra kilos of weight before you start packing. More space more convenience, more mobility! 

Also make sure to download beforehand a copy of your favorite book or a favorite movie and a travel guide in your E book reader or tablet to save more time, space for some entertainment on the go!

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First Published : 28 Oct 2018, 02:27:39 PM