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British Airways baggage allowances

It's always a nervy moment weighing your bags at check-in. If you’re flying British Airways then you’ll need to know the baggage allowances

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Backpack vs messenger bag: Which is best?

The perfect bag for everyday use needs to be both practical and comfortable. We consider the options

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The best suitcases you can buy in 2024

Make packing for your next trip a breeze - we've tested dozens of the best suitcases in real-world scenarios and selected eight gems

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EasyJet hand luggage allowance and how to avoid fees

EasyJet has strict policies for baggage size and weight, and ignoring the specifications comes at a steep cost. Here’s how to avoid it

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The best hand luggage and cabin luggage to buy

Looking for affordable and durable hand or cabin luggage? Here’s our tried-and-tested selection of the best cabin-size and carry-on bags

Best backpack 2024: Our tried and tested favourites

Our pick of the best packs for hiking, trail running, cycling, commuting, backpacking and more…

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How to pack luggage

Forever struggling to close your suitcase? Here’s how to streamline your packing and make baggage-allowance anxiety a thing of the past

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Everything you can and can't carry onto a plane

Carry-on rules can be confusing, but our guide to what items are and aren’t allowed in hand luggage should save you a lot of time and effort

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Liquid allowance in hand luggage: How much can you take?

Prevent the confiscation of your favourite cologne or expensive booze by following these simple rules

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Essential items to pack for travelling

Preparing for a trip can be overwhelming, even for experienced travellers. Check out our list of packing essentials to avoid the stress