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Surprising carry-on luggage rules

These rules around carry-on luggage will shock you

Surprising carry-on luggage rules

The most surprising rules around carry-on luggage in Australia.

Carry-on luggage and personal items

The difference between carry-on luggage and personal items?

Carry-on luggage and personal items

Pauline wants to know exactly how much luggage she can take on board her next ...

Budget South America tours

Exciting overland tours through South America

Budget South America tours

Nine budget South American overland tours for the more intrepid traveller.

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin reduces the baggage allowance for its Velocity frequent flyers.

Amazing Vacuum Travel Kit

Handy gadget saves you up to 70 per cent of bag space

Amazing Vacuum Travel Kit

Don't run out of room in your suitcases any longer!

Travel packing essentials

Take a minute to learn these travel tricks

Travel packing essentials

Whether you’re heading away for a weekend or a year, these essentials must ride with ...

A definitive guide to travel packing

vintage suitcase with clothes on top sitting in front of retro wallpaper

A definitive guide to travel packing

Learn how to pack like a pro with our definitive guide to travel packing.

Five things ‘flighties’ never forget

Five things flight attendants never forget to pack

Five things ‘flighties’ never forget

They travel for a living, so we trust they know what to pack.

How to holiday without luggage

How to holiday without luggage

How to holiday without luggage

Is it possible to skip the hassle of dragging all your worldly possessions with you ...

How to do washing while you travel

How to do washing while you travel

How to do washing while you travel

Andrea’s tips will help you pare down on your travel packing.

Ten things you should never pack

Ten things you should never pack

Ten things you should never pack

It’s easy to overpack, but just as easy to travel light.

How to pack in 30 minutes

How to pack in 30 minutes

How to pack in 30 minutes

Packing tips to get you quickly out the door and on your way.

How to pack like a minimalist

How to pack like a minimalist

How to pack like a minimalist

How to pack to travel with as little baggage as possible.

Compact suit folder

Compact suit folder

Compact suit folder

A device to keep you looking sharp wherever you’re headed.

Common things you forget to pack

Don’t forget to pack these items!

Common things you forget to pack

The five most commonly forgotten items to pack – so you don’t make the same ...

The worst shoes for travel

The worst shoes for travel

The worst shoes for travel

Here are the top five worst travel shoes and the alternatives to save your feet.

Packing secrets to save you money

Packing secrets to save you money

Packing secrets to save you money

Packing these five items when you travel will save

10 items you’ll lose in customs

There are some surprising items that won’t make it through customs.

10 items you’ll lose in customs

There are some surprising items that won’t make it through customs.

How to pack a brimmed hat

packing a sunhat

How to pack a brimmed hat

Here’s how to pack a brimmed hat in five easy steps.

Three must-have packing gadgets

Three must-have packing gadgets

Three must-have packing gadgets

These revolutionary packing gadgets mean you’ll never pack the same way again.

What’s in the ‘Royal’ bag?

kate and will

What’s in the ‘Royal’ bag?

Turns out there’s a very good reason the Royal Family has to pack a spare ...

A major makeover for suitcases

Suitcases just got a major makeover from this famous brand

A major makeover for suitcases

You may know them as the brains behind prams but Bugaboo now make suitcases.

Common packing pitfalls to avoid

Four common packing pitfalls to avoid – from someone who knows!

Common packing pitfalls to avoid

Are you making these four common packing mistakes?

Got glasses? This travel gadget is for you

Got glasses? This travel gadget is for you

Got glasses? This travel gadget is for you

This gadget will ensure your glasses will never be the victim of travel-related incidents again.

Packing tricks for simpler travel

Packing tricks for simpler travel

Packing tricks for simpler travel

These simple packing tricks will have you packing smarter and lighter for your next trip.

The trick to ‘not’ overpacking

Panicked traveller tries to pack excess baggage into their suitcase

The trick to ‘not’ overpacking

Cutting the excess baggage can border on impossible for some, but here’s how you can ...

How to pack your overnight bag

How to pack your overnight bag

How to pack your overnight bag

Here’s how to keep your luggage as short and sweet as your trip.

How to pack for a winter weekend away

woman with warm winter jacket up around her face

How to pack for a winter weekend away

Here’s proof it’s possible to keep warm on a winter holiday with only carry-on baggage.

Never use a hotel safe again

Never use a hotel safe again

Never use a hotel safe again

Meet Pacsafe’s Travel Safe, saving your valuables from thieving hands wherever you are.

Want to pack like a pro?

man packing his suitcase like a pro

Want to pack like a pro?

Six tips to help you evolve from packing novice to packing pro.

What's in Noni's bag?

Noni Hazlehurst shares her travel musts

What's in Noni's bag?

Noni Hazlehurst takes some time out to share her take on travel.

Frequent flyer: what’s in the bag?

Frequent flyer: what’s in the bag?

Frequent flyer: what’s in the bag?

We unpack what frequent flyer SJ packs in her carry on luggage.

Foldable luggage: four of the best

Foldable luggage bag

Foldable luggage: four of the best

List of things not to leave home without when travelling: 1. Foldable luggage.

Hang bags have been reimagined

Hang bags have been reimagined

Hang bags have been reimagined

Remember hang bags? They’ve had a brilliant new makeover and are almost unrecognisable.

Packing your cruise wardrobe

What to pack for your cruise wardrobe

Packing your cruise wardrobe

SJ’s tips will keep you looking your best on a cruise, day or night, with ...

Fit 100 items in hand luggage

How to pack 100 items in your carry-on

Fit 100 items in hand luggage

Think 100 items could never fit in a carry on bag? Think again.

Your packing prayers answered

Your packing prayers answered

Your packing prayers answered

This handy travel bag will revolutionise the way you pack forever.

12 packing tips you need to know

12 packing shortcuts that will ensure your belongings arrive in one piece

12 packing tips you need to know

Packing isn’t just about fitting everything in.

Essentials for a day in the city

Five essentials for a day in the city

Essentials for a day in the city

Before heading out to explore a new city, be sure to pack these five essential ...

Best daypacks for travelling

Best daypacks for travelling

Best daypacks for travelling

When travelling, your choice of bag is more important than ever.

Make carrying bags a breeze

This travel accessory makes carrying multiple bags a breeze

Make carrying bags a breeze

Travelling with multiple bags? You need this accessory.

How to create a travel survival kit

How to create a travel survival kit

How to create a travel survival kit

To survive in any situation, here’s what you should have at hand when you travel.

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Here’s how to create a capsule wardrobe for your next trip away.

Five wonderful, wacky travel gadgets

man riding a suitcase bike

Five wonderful, wacky travel gadgets

Leon lists five wacky travel gadgets that are actually quite ingenious.

Leave the rain jacket at home

Travel gadget – handy rain hood

Leave the rain jacket at home

Simply slip this hood in your pocket and you can keep yourself dry on the ...

The best suitcase for travelling

A Samsonite suitcase store

The best suitcase for travelling

Arguably the most important aspect of any trip is a good travel companion.

Travel Gadget: Chair cooler from Target

Cooler chair from Target

Travel Gadget: Chair cooler from Target

Is it a chair? Is it a cooler? Actually, this travel accessory from Target is ...

Top five reasons to cruise

Top five reasons to cruise

Top five reasons to cruise

Cruise expert, Jo Hall recommends a cruise for your next holiday.

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