Packing Tips

Packing list for Iceland vacations

My Vacation Lady has clients in Iceland right now and they were asking for tips on what to pack for their vacation so we thought we would share some with you.  Packing for a Vacation or honeymoon in Iceland is the polar opposite of packing for a tropical vacation. We've collected these tips from clients who [...]

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Packing Hacks that will save you money

My Vacation Lady is all about saving money when we can so when we heard about packing things to save money we were intrigued.  What might Smarter Travel have on their list that we didn't already? According to Smarter Travel,  these 10 items can save you a bundle. a luggage scale-- this is a must [...]

Packing for a week in a carry on suitcase?

For those of you who know My Vacation Lady, my pseudo name is the "queen of over packing".  Yes, I do have a reputation for packing way too much and bringing home 1/2 a suitcase full of clean clothes.  I am always on the look out for new tips on how to pack efficiently and [...]

4 Great Reasons to use a Backpack as your carry on

The airlines are making it harder to travel without paying extra fees.  If you noticed, many are downsizing the allowed size of your carry on.  They used to be 24" x 17" x 10" and we had a great wheeled carry on that we used all the time.  Then the airlines started to reduce the [...]

Pre- Vacation Check List

With all the planning that it takes to put together a great vacation or honeymoon, My Vacation Lady likes to offer a few pre-vacation or pre-honeymoon planning tips that you might not think about. Pre Vacation Check List 3 Months Before Make sure your passport is valid for 6 months past your return date.  If it [...]

5 packing tips for your next family vacation

You booked your family vacation through My Vacation Lady and you're looking for some ideas to make the packing and last minute preparation easier.  Well you've come to the right place because we have lots of great ideas. Here are our top 5 tips for packing for a family vacation  1.  Make a list of [...]

How to make your suitcase easier to find at the luggage carousel

How many times have you gotten to the baggage carousel and 90% of the suitcases are all black and they all look alike?  How do you make yours stand out so that you can actually find them? It actually just happened to us when we were coming home from Denver a few weeks ago but [...]

How do you pack for your vacation?

Are you an over packer?  I know that I certainly am.  I am a self professed Queen of overpacking and unfortunately, I taught my daughter the same thing.  We'll typically come home with 1/2 of a suitcase filled with clean clothes because we always take too much.  I like choices and when it really comes down to [...]

Tips on how to pack for your vacation and save money

With most airlines charging for each checked suitcase and charging exorbitant fees for overweight luggage, travelers need to find ways to pack  smarter and, of course, a bit lighter.  My Vacation Lady is known  as the queen of over packing and, like many women, we like choices and bring tons of extra clothes and shoes- [...]