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Day 8: How to Pack for a Weekend Getaway

Packing Hacks is a 31-part series devoted to helping you become an expert packer! Each installment offers advice on how to get organized, pack smarter, save on bag fees, and eliminate packing stress. New to Packing Hacks? Start at the beginning.

Yesterday we went over how to travel as lightly as possible no matter when you go, and today we’re dishing out tips specifically for weekend-bag packing.

Planning a short getaway this year? Discover how to get organized, travel light, and bring absolutely everything you’ll need (and nothing you won’t) with our 10 rules for packing the perfect weekend bag.

You’ll learn:

How to choose the right weekend carry-all

How to fit everything into something a little smaller than your regular roller

The best ways to roll and layer your weekend items

Up next: Day 9: Smart Ways to Stay Organized While Traveling.

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