November 17, 2020
Short trips are very popular nowadays: weekend getaways to the mountains or to a near city for 2 or 3 days are a trendy thing. Gone are the days when long vacations were a normal thing, or at least for now.
When packing for a short trip minimalism is a must: no more than 3 pairs of shoes, basic toiletries, no more than 3 pairs of socks and underwear, a maximum of 4 shirts and 2 sets of shorts of pants. If you want to learn exactly how to pack a weekender bag, keep reading!
Use a special bag for underwear
Store your underwear and socks inside a special bag or cosmetic pouch. It will help you to keep your stuff organized and private.
Use small containers for toiletries
You can use small, reusable plastic bottles to store your essentials. Label each one for easy access and make sure to keep them correctly closed, you don't want to ruin your weekend with spills.
Roll up your clothing
This is a great way to save space and time. Roll up your clothing, specially your jeans. You can also roll up your clothing by outfit: a pair of jeans with a t-shirt for easy access.
Separate your shoes
Store your shoes in separated plastic grocery bags. It will prevent your clothing from getting dirty. You can also place flat shoes at the bottom of your bag or on the sides.
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January 18, 2021