March 30, 2007, Newsletter Issue #183: Invest in Portable Luggage

Tip of the Week

How many of us are still dragging around those heavy pieces of luggage? Well, it's time for some new pieces! You know, the kind that have the expandable tote-handle and wheels! Ah, what relief for our backs! I found these sizes to be so handy: 21"/22" Carry-on (but don't carry on :o) 27" Upright, then add the 15" Tote (to carry with you containing your medications and other absolute senior travel necessities), and the hang-up/zip-close 'suiter' that has great extra compartments. These latter two MUST have handles, so you can lap these over either the Upright or Carry-on extended handles, and shuffle along your way! Don't throw out the old luggage, tho; use to store old keepsakes, clothing, books, whatever, and place in the attic to one day give to your grandchildren!

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