No matter how much you manage to pack into your suitcase, chances are you will actually only use about 34 per cent of it – at most.
So why not save yourself the space and the weight by taking less in the first place?
Here are three clever bits of travel advice to help you travel light (without compromising) from the get go – leaving you more space to fill up with shopping or even ditch the oversized suitcase and opt for a smaller one entirely.
Seasoned traveller or not, you’ll look like one.
It may seem like just the basics – shampoo, conditioner, face wash and your go-to cosmetics, but you’d be surprised just how quickly your ‘minimal’ toiletry bag can get seriously heavy and bulky. The easy solution? Swap your full-sized for minis.
Not only are they incredibly cute and dinky, they hold the perfect amount of product for your time away and will save you trouble with liquid restrictions too if you want to take them in your carry on. (Post continues after gallery.)