Selecting The Correct Suitcases

During the months of June, July and August in the UK, most people tend to go their summer holidays during those months. After months of deciding where to go on holiday the search begins for a bargain break. On the run up to the holiday each week you can pop in travel related items into your shopping so the cost will be limited when you eventually go away. The search for suitcases begins in haste.

Now the hunt is on for luggage and where did you store them last time you went on holiday. If like the rest of the population they are stored in the attic they may not be suitable for this year’s holiday and purchasing new cases is now on your list. Not to worry generally the sales are starting around the same time as your holiday plans. This is ideal as you may be able to buy an expensive suitcase for half the price they usually cost. Any money saved can then be used for spending money or purchasing a few luxury items.

A hot tip from a fellow traveller is to purchase a lock similar to a TSA style for touring in the USA. This lock will not break if any law enforcement requires entry to your case. General opinion is most people prefer locks with a combination to just carry key lock.

By using a heavy padlock, passengers are able to zip the two pieces of luggage together for added security. This will make travellers feel safer as this precaution will prevent any of the tampering of the cases which may occur during your airport travels. We all know that horrible feeling when your case arrives opened with the zip burst or ripped on the carousel. The searching begins in haste in a foreign country which perhaps don’t speak your language for a new suitcase so you can pack your clothes to take back home.

Four wheels are better than two when trying to wheel your case through any terminal. You know the feeling , you are going in one direction and your trolley has a mind of its own and always wants to go in the opposite direction. The 4 wheel suitcases appear to be good in manoeuvring along the floor of the terminal buildings. Which is great news for the very tired passenger after a long haul flight.

Airlines now have an allowance for passengers when travelling on their flights. Travellers often tend to forget to include the weight of the case when travelling. As there are many designs and styles in the modern day world you may be best to purchase a light weight case which would allow more room for clothes.

Price bracket is important to some travellers. Generally speaking if you can pick up an expensive case in the sales you have won a watch.

Some helpful and handy tips can be found on bluewheels with regards to your holiday. Look at our website for more information.

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