There is no dearth of travel tips on the Internet. A Google search for the term – travel tips – throws 50,20,00,000 results. And most of the tips are common with only a few variation. They range from packing tips, how to save money on your flights and hotels to how to travel safe in a foreign country.
This list from Travel Qube skirts most of the common and clichéd travel tips out there. We present some really ingenious travel tips that you may not have heard of.
1. Use an empty Tic Tac container for storage
Keep your small but important items safe and secure. Use an empty Tic Tac container for storing hair pins, safety pins, tooth pics or anything that you can think fit in this small container.
2. Sit near the wing for least turbulence
Don’t like turbulence in air? Get a seat along the wings. The seats near wings of a plane usually have the least amount of bounce when flying.
3. An aisle and window seat
When reserving seat for two persons on a plane, book an aisle and a window seat. If the middle seat goes vacant, you have the full row to yourself and if it is taken, you can always request to swap, so that you can sit next to your travel partner.
4. Add ‘Fragile’ label to your baggage
This will help in two ways, one, your luggage will be handled gently by airport staff and two, it will be the first to arrive at baggage claim.
5. Binder Clip to save razor blades
Keep your razor safe by placing a binder clip on its head.
6. Roll up to save space
Instead of folding, roll up the clothes to save space plenty of baggage space.
7. Pill Container as Jewelry Box
Use pill container to keep your jewelry safe and organised.
8. Keep a copy of your important documents
Scan or take pictures of all your important document and save them in your cell phone/ipad.
9. Save your phone battery
Put your smartphones in airplane mode to save battery and charge faster.
10. Keep Traveling
Yes, that is important to keep learning!