Travel seems like such a simple thing, doesn’t it? You just pick a place to go, and then you go… Except, things are rarely, if ever, that simple. Travelling can be an incredibly complex thing, from finding the best fairs, picking the right accommodations, and even selecting the right place to which to travel…
That’s why it’s always useful to have a few “travel hacks” in your back pocket. If you know the tricks of the trade, then arranging for your travel and enjoying yourself once you get where you’re going can be much easier than it might be otherwise.
That’s why we’ve put this list together. On it, we’ve pulled together 20 of the best travel hacks from the travel pros. If you’re looking to book the cheapest air fare, then read on. If you’re looking to save on your next hotel or resort stay, then read on. If you’re a little nervous about travelling outside of the country, then some of these hacks can help!
Really, travelling can be far easier than you think it can be. You’ve just got to know how to go about doing things in the right way, something the following hacks can help you with…
1. Mark It Fragile
Want to save some time at the baggage claim? Luggage that’s marked “fragile” is the last to be loaded and the first to be unloaded.
2. Private Browsing
Think those air fares are changing because airlines are watching you? They are. Head them off at the pass by switching your browser into private mode.
3. Consolidated Cables
Got an empty sunglasses case lying around? Those cases are ideal for storing all of your cables in one place.
4. Wi-Fi Access
A simple Google search before you arrive at the airport should tell you everything you need to know in order to log in.
5. Bring the Aspirin
Travelling can be a real headache… Literally! So make sure you’re always prepared by packing some headache medicine.