Depending on your personality, packing can either be the most boring and stressful activity on Earth (especially if you’re packing for a business trip), or a very exciting one that is an essential part of your travel experience.

According to a study conducted in 17 countries that collected over 17,000 responses, 72% of the respondents indicated that the anticipation that comes with planning for a vacation trip – of which packing is a big part – is capable of giving the most immediate boost of happiness.

But whether you like it or not, the truth is that it has to be done… and preferably in the best possible way. Because the last thing you want during your travel is having to deal with the stress caused by packing mistakes such as forgetting an essential item or carrying around an overpacked suitcase. Step up your game with these