How to Pack Your Life into a Carry-on


When traveling, you should plan on how you can fit your life’s essentials in a small backpack. Remember, it can be hard for you to carry everything, but the items you will carry should play a great role in making you feel peaceful and happy. For example, if you decide to travel and still feel comfortable, or if you would like to continue a bit with life and productivity, then listen up on these packing tips.

How to Pack Your Life into a Carry-on:

Check weather of destination
You should start by checking out the weather of the destination so that you can pack accordingly. If your trip is a place that you will expect rain, then it is necessary for you to pack items which can protect you from the harsh weather. There are places where you will expect snow; you should pack items which will allow you to be warm in the snow. Don’t waste space by packing clothes for a opposite weather conditions.

Pack light
It is always necessary to try as much as possible to make your backpack light. The best way for you to have a light pack back is to ensure you pack only items which you can use in your trip. For instance, if you plan to stay out for ten days, then it is necessary for you to pack items which can only last for ten days and not 20. So often, you can choose neutral colors and simple patterns so you can mix and match your wardrobes rather than packing an unnecessary amount of clothing.

Wear bulky items while traveling
There are some bulky clothes which will occupy more space in your backpack. For example, if you are traveling in a cold region, you will need jackets and sweaters. For you to avoid cases where you will have a lot to carry in your backpack, it might be necessary for you to wear the heavy clothes which can occupy more space in your backpack and only have light clothes in the bag. If you should need two heavy jackets on your trip, you can always wear one of them and avoid having to squeeze a so much in your pack back. Think of it this way, if you get warm, you have lots of padding to prop up your sleepy head while traveling.

Fill all spaces
It is necessary for you to ensure that you utilize all the available space in your pack back so that you can easily carry all the necessary items you need in your trip. If you have decent luggage, there’s always little pockets and zippers allowing you to be organized in your packing. In order to squeeze a lot of clothes, you can roll them and pack them in tightly. You’ll be amazed how much you can fit. Here’s a video with some helpful tips on fitting all you need in to your suitcase. Enjoy!