We’ve all been there, standing over an empty suitcase feeling a little bit panicked about what to bring and what not to bring. If you pack too much, you wind up lugging all kinds of stuff you never use, but if you bring too little, you’ll inevitably find yourself very uncomfortable at some point on your trip. So, what’s a traveller to do?
We’ve culled this handy packing list for you so that no matter where you’re going, you’ll be perfectly prepared and expertly packed.
Suitcase Packing Tips
Make and check your packing list
Roll, don’t fold
Use fresh, clean shoes as packing cubes
Ziploc bags and elastics are your friends!
Put a shower cap over your shoes
Put heavier items like shoes near suitcase wheels
Leave plenty of empty space in your suitcase
Packing cubes or compression bags
*Note: Collette provides you with one when you upgrade to elite!
Bring an around the world adapter
Put dryer sheets in between your clothes
Do your homework and study the climate you’ll be visiting
Pack safe colours and items
Air Travel Tips
Check your airline’s baggage restrictions so you know:
*Note: If you book your flight through Collette Air, these things will be done for you
Never check important items!
3-1-1 liquids rule
With these packing tips in mind, your suitcase should contain only what you need to be comfortable and prepared for your fantastic journey. Happy packing!
by Brandon Gleason on 05/24/2018 in Escorted or Guided Tour