Smart space savers can mean the difference between fitting one week's worth of clothing in a carry-on and watching one week's worth of clothing explode out of the overhead bins.
Get emotional about baggage —
Don't be the pathetic traveler trying to cram an oversized carry-on into the unyielding "does your bag fit?" frame at the gate. Luggage should err on the safe side of the standard size -- in inches that's slightly under 22 x 14 x 9 (height x length x width). or 56 x 36 x 23 in centimeters.
Wardrobe malfunctions —
Build your travel wardrobe on a foundation of neutrals, like