Traveling is a pain, period. However, it doesn't always have to be a challenge. Here are 5 tips to travelling lighter, even if you are with family.

5 Ways to Travel Lighter as a Family
Airplane [1].jpg

It's time to vacation and the whole family will be coming, Oh Joy! If you're already thinking about lugging around all that baggage through airports and across busy hotel lobbies while trying to hold onto your children with the only available pinky finger you have left, stop right there! Travelling doesn't have to be stressful. Here are a few ways to travel much lighter.

  1. Don't check a bag unless absolutely necessary: This is obvious, but it's such a good point that it warrants reiterating. To travel fast and light, only take what can fit in a carry-on and personal item. Consider also that the more bags you check, the more it's going to cost.
  2. Mix and match: Choose clothing that can be used several different ways, so you don't have to bring an extra outfit for each day.
  3. Do laundry: You can wash your clothing at any available laundromat, or use your hotels laundering facilities; there's no need to bring a suit for each day.
  4. Bundle your clothes: This handy wrap-style packing method helps you to get the most of your luggage space. Instead of folding items flat, roll them into cylinders to get more in one bag.
  5. Leave the toys behind: Don't take the whole toy bag, just take one of your child's favourite toys.

With these strategies, you will be travelling much lighter on your next trip and no need to worry much about the TSA hassles.

I want to go to New York City



You and a Friend Get $500 USD Sailing To Cuba on Azamara Set sail to vibrant Cuba on Azamara and discover a lively...
Avalon Active Discovery River Cruises Introducing Active Discovery Cruises Hike, Bike, Paint...
Globus Celebrates 90 Years with 10 New North American Tours BOOK NOW AND SAVE 10%.Book by November 28th and enjoy sav...
Pixar Fest Comes to Disney Parks April, 2018 for a Limited Time Pixar Fest Features a New Fireworks Spectacular Plus the ...
All-Inclusive Luxury Cruising the Caribbean on Regent Seven Seas Cruises Cruise Sun Drenched Shores in Regent's Most-Inclusive...