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Top 10 Packing Mistakes

Top 10 Packing Mistakes

Going on a trip? Read these top 10 packing mistakes that far too many people make, and don’t forget a thing!


  1. Not being familiar with your airline’s baggage policy
  2. Checking your bag too late
  3. Overloading your bag so it weighs too much (usually 50 lb. max)
  4. “Risking it” at TSA (yes, you do need to take your laptop out, and take off jewelry)
  5. Not putting your liquids in a plastic bag (whether it’s in your carry on or in your checked luggage!)
  6. Not putting your name on EVERYTHING
  7. Assuming that your hotel has everything you need
  8. Packing your “essentials” in your checked luggage and not your carry on
  9. Not leaving room for souvenirs
  10. Packing wrinkle prone clothes


Now that you’re a pro at packing after reading our top 10 packing mistakes, forget about your checklist, and enjoy your trip!

Questions? Just ask.