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Airline carry-on requirements and restrictions

Airline carry-on requirements and restrictions

If you fly with different airlines frequently then it’s easy to get confused about what the restrictions are for carry-on luggage. It might be that you are often not sure what size, shape or weight your luggage should be, or even what to pack in that case! The carry-on baggage or hand luggage rules on airlines are a bone of contention for many travellers who just want to be able to get off the aircraft and through the airport as soon as possible. Some airlines are stricter than others about hand-luggage because their priority is safety above the travellers need...

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Business Travel; I’ve got my trusty Backpack thanks!

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Business Travel; I’ve got my trusty Backpack thanks!

Are you used to carrying your backpack with you everywhere you go? Does this double as your “business luggage” when you travel? Many business travellers have become so accustomed to carrying their sturdy backpack to and from the city over the years that it has morphed into their go-to for business luggage also. However… we think that there are pitfalls to using a backpack on your business travels... and we think we may have a better solution. Humour us and let us tell you why we don’t rate the backpack for business travel. 1. Are your eyes in the back...

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7 Top Tips for business travellers

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7 Top Tips for business travellers

7 Top Tips for Business Travellers

Do you regularly travel for business? Are you familiar with the inside of so many airport lounges or hotels that you’ve lost count? Does the luggage you travel with portray the executive traveller image you are aiming to portray?

Here are 7 top tips for business travellers that may ease the pressure a little!

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What should you buy? Hard sided or soft sided luggage?

What’s the ideal kind of carry on and check-in luggage? I’ve often heard people say “hard sided for check-in and soft sided for carry on”.  Although this approach would appear to make sense, there actually is a better solution, as I’ll explain here. Those of us who have seen that video of baggage handlers throwing hold luggage about appreciate the benefits of having a hard sided case. These cases are stronger, and they give better protection. So it makes sense to have a hard sided check-in bag. But what about carry on luggage? Many opt for soft sided carry on...

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