Tip #1 Remember to pack a hat: In the summer months, these help provide shade and look adorable. In winter and autumn months, the added layers give warmth.
Tip #2 Leave that second outfit at home: Chances are, you will never wear it. How many of us really do? Plus, you can save some room.
Tip #3 Take plenty of pictures: It’s better to have too many than not enough! Besides, you an always delete them later.
Tip #4 Keep a box of dryer sheets with you: They remove static from clothes and hair while smelling amazing and taking up little room.
Tip #5 Toilet paper is not a given: If you are traveling outside the country, you may learn to really love those packs of tissues you can buy real cheap!
Tip #6 Go ahead, pack those midnight snack-running sneakers: You will wish you had your comfortable shoes a few days into you trip. Mine is about day 1.5.
Tip #7 First Aid-kit: You never know when you may need one of these, but they are always extremely handy to keep around.
Tip #8 Flip flop persona: Flip flops will be your best friend in a hotel shower situation. Be sure to grab a pair.
Tip #9 Your currency: If you can help it, don’t change your currency at the airport. It is Always more expensive.
Tip #10 Entertain yourself: This is a good time to read a book or learn to play solitaire as you will have several hours to kill.
Tip #11 Set a new time: Set your watch to your destination’s time zone and beat jetlag.