9 Travel Hacks You Need To Know For Summer Vacations

1. Put your bobby pins in a Tic Tac container to keep from losing them.

You can also do this with toothpicks if need be.

You can also do this with toothpicks if need be.

 

2. If you forgot your charger, ask your hotel if they have one you can borrow for the duration of your stay.

People forget them all the time so they're bound to have some lying around in lost and found.

People forget them all the time so they’re bound to have some lying around in lost and found.

 

3. Stick a dryer sheet in your suitcase with your clothes to keep them smelling fresh.

4. Buy a portable phone charger (or charging case) for when you’re not near a wall plug.

Great for planes, cars, theme parks, etc.

5. When you’re driving in a new city and need to remember where you parked, drop a pin on Google Maps or take a picture of the parking space with your phone.

6. Turn a pot holder into a case for your flat iron so you can pack it even while it’s still warm.

You can find directions here.

7. Scan your passport, ID, and itinerary and email it to yourself so you have a digital copy in the event of loss or theft.

8. If you want to bring a small amount of concealer or lotions, put them in contact cases.

Better than bringing a whole bottle you don't need.

9. You can google your airline name and flight number to check the status of your flight.

For example: Google "Delta 2262" and this will pop up.