“Packing Tips to Pack Like a Pro”
Packing is crucial. Before going on a trip, packing is the most important step. It seems simple but even a single mistake in packing can spoil the whole trip. If you forgot an essential item then you’re left disappointed, on the other hand if you pack too much then it will end up being an unnecessary burden on you. Hence, while packing you must be very attentive.
If you are going for a long vacation else for a weekend trip for a day or two, you must keep all the tips in your mind to avoid regretting later. Here are some packing tips you must consider if you also want to pack like a pro.
1. Start with preparing a Packing List
Making a packing list beforehand sounds like an unnecessary step but trust me this is the most important step. While packing, we usually forgets the items we have planned to pack and later the whole situation becomes tense because of a simple mistake.
So, to avoid this situation you must prepare a list of all the items you want to carry. Always start some days or a week before going on a trip; this gives you enough time to prepare a packing list, plus purchase any item if needed. Keep checking the list while packing the stuff.
2. Roll your clothes
Instead of folding the, always roll your clothes. This is a game changer tip. Going on a vacation with pile of ironing is no one’s choice. Rolling the clothes saves lots of space as well as stops creasing of the clothes.
3. Use packing cubes or zippers
Using of zippers or packing cubes is one of the most useful tips for all who love to travel light. This will help you to stay organised as well as saves a lot of space.
Try to categorize your items as gadgets, toilers, makeup and much more. Pack different categories in different zippers.
4. Know your airline’s Baggage-fee policy
To avoid surprises at the airport, before leaving for a trip must check your airline’s baggage policy. Generally airlines charge more bucks for checking your luggage. Also, to avoid paying more for extra luggage. You should check all the policies and then start packing accordingly.
5. Keep liquids in small size bottles and pack them separately
Keeping full sized bottles of liquids like shampoo, body wash, lotions or any liquid is of no use. It will just increase the weight of luggage and will take more space.
To pack wisely, pour your liquids in small bottles and always keep them separately from your clothes. Small size bottles will take lesser space and is also very convenient to carry. Other than that, keeping them separately will not destroy your clothes if in any case these bottles get leaks.
6. Avoid “Just in Case” things
In reality, these “just in case” things won’t come in use or even if they do then just once or twice. So, instead of packing them and causing trouble in carrying, it’s to leave them and in some special case if you need it them prefer to shop for it.
7. Label your suitcase
This is a tip not everyone knows about. Many a time, you find someone’s luggage same as yours and this may create confusion and checking will be a time consuming process.
To avoid such confusion or exchange of luggage with others, it’s better to label your suitcase with luggage tags or ribbons etc.
8. Plan your clothes beforehand
Packing your favorite jeans, tops, shirts etc might leave one or two items required for completing an outfit. So, instead of packing randomly it’s better to plan your outfit for packing.
Bring out clothes from wardrobe and pair them as you want to wear on your vacation. Select all the required accessory say jeweler, footwear, bags etc. This will not just avoid situation of forgetting items but also help to save your time at vacation.
These are some tips if you also want to pack like a pro for a travelling. It will always be beneficial if you pack light and in an organized way. To avoid future difficulties and avoiding your trip to get spoiled because of silly mistakes, it’s better to keep these tips in your mind.