Category Archives: Standby

Priority for Carry On Luggage…Smart Travelling!

Ben Gurion Airport in Israel have made a great decision! “Fast Track” for hand luggage security check fro departing passengers:  The Management of Ben Gurion Airport announces, that starting from Wednesday, 21st January at 08:30, a “Fast Track” for hand …

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Three Good Reasons To Have A Great Cosmetic Bag

Dear Ladies, It is really important to have a good cosmetic case. Almost as important as buying your suitcase. Reason 1. Travelling now is about travelling lightly. Carrying on your luggage and coming in under the 7 or 10kg mark, …

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Luggage Update

Cosmolite – Revival of an Icon Now that you have just purchased your new luggage, I can now tell you that Samsonite have released their new versions of Cosmolite and Blite suitcases. They are available in store now, and have …

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Packing Tip #25 Eagle Creek Packing Cubes

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Here at Smart Travelling we like to think of ourselves as being pretty good packers. So we thought we would share with you one of our best assets to date. Have a think about the way you pack. Imagine. No …

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Virgin’s Global Wallet…was it worth waiting for?

Hi there Fellow Travellers, Finally it is here, the Virgin Australia Global Wallet, with all its bells and whistles. It is attached to your Velocity Rewards Card which means one less card to have to have in your wallet. There …

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Ultimate Travel Seminar is ON!

Hi there, You may have seen my latest post about my newest escapade with Pia Almarker and Kolourful Katie. A Travel Seminar over lunch and bubbles on 11th May in Malvern. If you are about to travel or thinking about …

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Carry On Luggage Options

  Many of us are now taking the Carry-On luggage option by way of cheap, easy, time saving – free from the ties of waiting around for your bag to be delivered. Here is one option that keeps you on …

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A Lost Luggage Solution That’s So Easy

  While services for tracking luggage with RFID tags, bar codes or GPS have been around for a while, a company called Trakdot is taking a slightly different approach. It is putting a radio transceiver on your bags that tells you where your luggage is …

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Get Fit While You Sit!

Use your time valuably while sitting in-flight! All too often we roll off a long haul flight feeling anything but normal. After all, it isn’t normal to sit still for such a long length of time without moving, unless you …

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The Art Of Packing….Lightly!

Judith Barr is a very experienced broadcaster and International Tour Guide and in this interview I share my secrets for packing lightly, and some other clever tips…it can be done! I hope you enjoy it and please remember to share …

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