Corral phone and digital camera cords, chargers, and other cables inside the cardboard tube, securing each plug end in a notch cut at the tube's rim.
Create a shelf in your suitcase with one side of a shipping or moving box, putting heavy items below it and clothing on top.
Clasp printouts, brochures, and guidebook pages in a clip, or use a few to separate different local currencies.
Prevent theft while waiting in public areas by looping a single lock through the handles of your family's suitcases.
Slide one between layers of clothing within your suitcase to prevent wrinkling.
Repair a broken zipper or luggage tag with a spare tie.
Use bands to pair up shoes, socks, or even scuba flippers.
Wide-mouth plastic bottle
Stash smaller toiletries inside for extra leak protection.
Pack breakables like jewelry or fragile souvenirs in the plastic container.