PUBLISHED: 18:20, Thu, Nov 21, 2019 | UPDATED: 18:32, Thu, Nov 21, 2019
Flights: Some key items travellers should pack may not spring immediately to mind, however (Image: Getty Images)
Hand luggage packing for flights needs to be done carefully given the strict restrictions on such budget airlines as Ryanair and easyJet. Plane passengers need to make sure they are economical when it comes to what they include in carry on luggage. Some key items travellers should pack may not spring immediately to mind, however.
An expert has shared one rather surprising thing that passengers may want to pop into their cabin bag.
Organising pro Peter Walsh explained why he will always pack an empty pillowcase in his hand luggage.
He told Yahoo! Lifestyle that having a pillowcase in his baggage allows him to rest on a flight without having to lug a pillow around.
Walsh advises stuffing the pillowcase with any spare clothes you have with you to create an instant pillow.
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Flights: Peter Walsh explained why he will always pack an empty pillowcase in his hand luggage (Image: Getty Images)
The uses for a pillowcase don’t stop there. It can also be used to hold bulky clothes to save space in your luggage.
It can also be employed as a laundry bag to store your dirty washing when you’re packing for the