Wednesday, 14 May 2008

How to pack efficiently

We all have felt the affects of heightened gas prices, especially when it comes to traveling. In an effort to lower the amount of fuel used, airlines are asking customers to lighten their load. If you go over 50 pounds in one suitcase, expect to pay at least $25 each way.Here are ways to lighten your bags:1) If you rarely use it at home, don't bring it on vacation. It's easy to say, "but I

Wednesday, 7 May 2008

Ways to Lighten You Load

Tips for better packing:DO NOT pack the following in your checked luggage:Fine JewelryCashLaptop computersElectronicsFragile items (no matter how they are protected)Think about the following when packing:Only pack what's necessaryLeave unnecessary electronics at homeDon't pack every pair of shoes you ownSee if your accommodations have a laundry facility for your useIf you don't use it at home,