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Smart packing tips

Athens ● Greece ● 21 October 2016
 

Smart packing tips

Closing the luggage

Do it like an expert !

Packing is one of them most common problems that travelers have to face. It can be a real headache and even if you have done it a million times, you always make the same mistakes. This is why we decided to give an end to this problem by gathering some tips which could help you in having a comfy journey without unexpected surprises.

• Mark you luggage

A very effective way to recognize your luggage from distance, is to add something colorful to them, like a ribbon, a sticker or anything else which is going to give it a unique appearance.

• Compression Packers

You can save lots of space with this type of plastic bags. If you do not want messy clothes, this type of packers are ideal for you. You can put separately your shoes, trousers etc. So to be able to find them easily.

• Group your stuff

It would be really wise to put things like gadgets, chargers, headphones and generally items which could be lost in the suitcase, in a separate bag which seals with a zip. Exactly the same can be done so to avoid accidents, like shampoo liking in your clothes, so better put them also in a separate bag.

• Plastic wrap

Another way to prevent the bottles from leaking is to seal their opening with plastic wrap and close them again with their lid. A very simple yet handy trick.

• Cosmetic's rescue

Women can face many problems but they might me not so strong enough to see all their beauty cosmetics been destroyed. So if you want to avoid the cracking of your powder puff, rouge and your eyeshadow, you can put a piece of cotton in them and close their lid. With this way you are going to protect your precious beauty secrets.

• Roll them

Roll your clothes and towels do not just fold them, with this way you will see that your luggage is going to have more space for more clothes and other stuff.

Where to Stay

Hotel in Athens, Greece Alma Hotel
6.8 10
Alma Hotel
5, Dorou str., 10432 Athens, Greece

Alma Hotel is located in the centre of Athens, just a 2-minute walk from Omonia Metro Station, offering easy access to Athens Railway Station and Piraeus Port. Athens airport Eleftherios Venizelos is 36 km away.

Hostel in Athens, Greece Athens International Youth Hostel
7.8 10
Athens International Youth Hostel
16, Victor Hugo str., 10438 Athens, Greece

Athens International Youth Hostel is a friendly, budget hostel located in a quiet residential street, close to the historic center of Athens and just 3 minutes walk from the nearest metro station. The main square of Athens, Syntagma, is at 1.5 km, while the lively Monastiraki Square is at 1.3 km. Plaka, the historic and picturesque part of Athens with narrow cobblestone streets can be reached within a 18-minute walk.

Hotel in Athens, Greece Diethnes Hotel
8.4 10
Diethnes Hotel
52, Peoniou str.(Larissis Station), 104 40 Athens, Greece

Diethnes Hotel is located in Athens, just a 3-minute walk from Larissa Metro Station and Athens Railway Station. Syntagma Square is just 4 metro stops away.


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