Testing Packing Hacks: Do They Work?

You might have come across them on your Internet travels before. Contact lens cases for your foundation, squeezing toothpaste from one tube to another, putting your smaller suitcase into a larger one (or maybe that’s just Mr. Bean). This week, I (the trained professional armed with a pair of safety goggles, some rubber gloves, and the […]

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Never Leave Anything Behind In Your Hotel Ever Again!

If you’re anything like me, the thought of losing anything in a hotel room makes your stomach twist into a knot. There’s a lot of stuff that I just can’t bear to lose, from the perfectly reasonable to the perfectly ridiculous. Laptop? Oh, heavens, no! Towel? Please, anything but that! The five year old earbuds […]

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The Ultimate Packing List

Unfortunate packing incidents range from the mild to the extreme. Sometimes you arrive on location only to find that you’ve forgotten to pack a swimsuit, and your hotel has the most heartstoppingly beautiful pool that there is. Other times, you’ll run out of the house, have your heart jump into my throat, and promptly turn […]

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11 things you need to pack on your carry-on

Forget the panic and scramble that comes when you’re packing your carry-on. Here are the 11 essentials that you must bring. 1. Passport, boarding pass and plane ticket, and travel documentation. Obviously essential. 2. Gum. You know that sour taste in your mouth after you eat and then take a nap? Also, gum helps ear […]

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