Travel tips

Traveling can be such a headache. The prep and the packing is stressful in itself let alone the actual flying and trying not to miss your flight (I’ve done that before – it’s not fun). And let’s not get started on roadtrips…

These are just a few simple tricks to make traveling so much easier and to lighten the load on your back because after all, traveling should be fun and easy, not stressful and back-breaking! Here are 36 amazing travel hacks that will make traveling a breeze (like the one you’ll feel while sipping a margarita on the beach).

1. Pack properly and save tons of space

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via YouTube

2. The day before you travel, exercise a lot to avoid jet lag

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via Tumblr / n-ibble

3. To avoid tangled necklaces, thread your delicate necklaces through a straw

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via aubree lennon / Buzzfeed

4. A lot of planes have a hook to hang your things in front of you (so use it!)

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via flickr / Mark R

5. If you’re wondering which side the highway exit is on, take note of this:

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via AcidCow

6. Store your rings in a medicine holder while traveling

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7. Don’t let your dirty shoes touch your clean clothes. Pack them in a plastic shower cap

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via Francesco Mugnai

8. Pack a light-weight scarf in case it gets cold

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via flickr / Smitten Kitten Orig

9. Keep your clothes smelling great by placing a dryer sheet at the bottom of your suitcase

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via YouTube

10. Contact lens boxes are great for storing makeup on the go for some makeup touch-ups on the plane

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via aubree lennon / Buzzfeed

11. Always remember to pack an extra Zip-Loc bag for laundry

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via Pretzel Crisps

12. Hide some emergency money in a lip balm

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via Shameless Traveler

13. Don’t lose your earrings. Keep them safe by placing them in a button!

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via The Travel Writers Life

14. Left turns in the security line gets you out faster

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via imgur

15. Hide wine in your shoes

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via YouTube

16. Use a cereal box as a trash can on your roadtrips

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via theCHIVE

17. Use sunglasses cases as a way to store your chargers

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via Apartment Therapy

18. Protect your razor blade and your belongings by putting a binder clip on it

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via Dinosaurs and Robots

19. Use a binder clip for your headphones

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via YouTube / Lifehacker

20. Pot holders are a great heat-safe case for hair tools

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via Dollar Store Crafts

21. If you’re ever stuck in a traffic jam, follow this advice:

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via izismile

22. Simultaneously have soap and a wash cloth by making this case:

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via Whimsy Love

23. Don’t buy travel-sized toothpaste more than once. Just refill it!

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via DIY & Crafts

24. Make travel-sized toiletries

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via Mighty Girl

25. Fill an old eyedropper with toothpaste

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via Brian Green

26. Need a spot for your iPhone while driving? Try this:

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via BoredSloth

27. Old medicine bottles are great for travel storage

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via Yesterday On Tuesday

28. Masking tape prevents shampoo, conditioner, and other liquids from spilling

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via YouTube / Sonia’s Travels

29. Have a dress shirt? Keep the collar stiff with a belt

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via YouTube / DaveHax

30. This is how you pack an entire suitcase EFFICIENTLY!

31. Roadtrip in comfort and style by packing an inflatable pool floatie

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via Funny Feeder

32. Save luggage space (and easily get past TSA) with toothpaste dots

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via Her Packing List

33. Car smelling a bit funky? Grab a box of opened dryer sheets

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via AcidCow

34. If you ever get lost while driving, these guys will help you out

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via Piximus

35. Store your loose bobby pins in an old Tic Tac container

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via Dump A Day

36. Last but not least, don’t forget to call your credit card company and let them know you’re traveling

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