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Tuesday Tips: Packing 101

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Do you pack everything but the kitchen sink? Or, so little that you now have a sizeable collection of toothbrushes, combs, and sunglasses?  No matter your style—over-stuffer or under-stuffer—one thing is certain: packing is an art. And who better to teach you that art than those who travel for a living?  Here are some of the best packing secrets […]

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Sep 12 2013 / Competitions

Who won the Trunki competition?

Clothes, wipes, paracetamol, sunglasses clothes, a bag each & toys for my two - all in the form of an art attack!

We recently asked our friends on Facebook to share a photo of their children’s must-have items – things that they absolutely had to pack into their suitcase and just could not live without on holiday. The entries were full of humour, creativity and a lot of children happily surrounded by toys… which sounds just like the perfect family holiday! There […]

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Feb 20 2013 / Travel Tips & Advice

Top tips for scatterbrained travellers

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I’d like to say that we’ve all been there. But it’s simply not true. Some of us are more forgetful than others when it comes to remembering everything we need in our suitcases. Take my sister’s boyfriend. My sister knows his reputation for leaving behind life’s essential items so, while they wait to check in, she likes to quiz […]

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What does a pilot pack? Monarch is on the case

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You might have seen our new TV ads, calling on Britain to ‘get your suitcases out’ and try out one or two of the new Monarch routes. To celebrate, we’re running a month of suitcase-themed fun and today we’re looking inside the suitcases of our staff and customers. Starting with… a pilot, naturally! Head of Pilot Training Martin Dudley […]

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