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5 Reasons to only pack USB-chargeable devices

5 Reasons to only pack USB-chargeable devices

One-bag travellers are constantly trying to find life hacks to make their journey a little easier. Whether that’s tracking down the best lightweight version of a sleeping bag, to learning new methods of clothes folding to maximize space, you can bet we’re always...
5 gadgets for lightweight travelling

5 gadgets for lightweight travelling

We’re serious about lightweight travel here at Below7. We’ve spent years perfecting travelling with just one-bag, and we’ve made some great discoveries along the way. When it comes to staying below the 7kgs carry-on limit, every gram we save counts. We’ve got 5 tricks...
Securing an Exit Row Seat

Securing an Exit Row Seat

I have long legs and this means that long distance flights in standard economy class seat are agony. This is why, over the years, I’ve developed a strategy to improve my chances of being assigned a free exit row seat. Check-in at the airport The first thing...
The budget airline heavy bag tax

The budget airline heavy bag tax

Budget airline scams $,000s out of travellers This video is a great example of how budget airlines, particularly in Asia, are using baggage weight as a way to charge excessive penalties on customers. How to avoid this situation? Either fly on full services airlines...
3 Multi-Functional Travel Hacks

3 Multi-Functional Travel Hacks

We’re always on the lookout for ways to reduce the load and make travelling more convenient. One way to save on space and weight is by condensing your travel gear by packing multi-functional items that can be changed to suit your various needs. After all, packing...