I’m normally an extremely light packer but allowed myself to overpack for a recent cruise. Here are 5 things I learned (and reaffirmed) after overpacking for that 8-night South Pacific cruise.
Because you can save money for travel without completely hating your life and giving up those coffees! Here are 5 non-sucky ways to build up your travel fund you may not be thinking about.
Packing light is possible if you make sacrifices. There might be trade-offs when choosing ultralight luggage, but that extra weight saved is worth it if packing super light is the goal.
You can dress it up or down. It keeps you warm, and it can help keep you cool. The versatile travel scarf is an essential on any packing list for its multipurpose nature.
Say yes to effortless travel style! The best travel dresses are comfortable and versatile for layering and making multiple outfits. Find picks for everything from convertible travel dresses to our favorite travel dresses with pockets.
The tipping point is usually a moment of so much stress and/or expense that it makes you want to pack light for every trip after. The HPL community members share their stories in this post.
A luggage scale is a small and inexpensive piece of travel gear that can easily save you hundreds of dollars in baggage fees. Don’t be surprised at the check-in counter. Come prepared!
I recently learned about a product called Travelan, which is used to actually prevent travelers’ diarrhea before it starts. It is the newest addition to my travel medical kit
You can organize your luggage belongings once and for all when you use packing cubes. Pack happy, organized, and with less drama with the help of packing cubes.
It happens before leaving. The world suddenly feels overwhelming. You start thinking this decision was ridiculous and lack the confidence to travel alone.
Even if you don’t think you’ll ever be washing your unmentionables in the sink, there are still a number of reasons to pack fast drying travel underwear.
Put your selfie sticks on permanent holiday. The Podo stick-on camera has you covered in a less obtrusive, more fun way! Our new favorite thing for travel!