Let it Fly: Have You Packed Your Bag Yet?

By: Maxine Sheppard

March 17, 2015

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Ever wondered what your packing habits say about you? From shorts and sarongs to beach towels and bikinis, you can tell a lot about a person’s travel preferences by what they choose to take on holiday.

Whether you’re seeking urban glamour in New York City, a shopping trip to Shanghai, safari adventures in South Africa or beachside cocktails in the Caribbean, we’ve made something new so you can find your ideal travel destination based on your packing choices. You’ll even get the chance to win flights to that destination!

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All you have to do is click on and start packing your dream bag. Then we’ll plan the perfect trip, giving advice on where to go, what to see, where to eat and what to do. We’ll even show you live tweets from the destination and a unique, personal film to put you in the mood to fly.

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Just tap on the items that appeal to you the most or tap on an arrow to change the whole bag, from flip flops and sunglasses to hiking boots and cameras. We’ve even got snorkels and superheroes for the kids. Once you’re happy, tap the plane icon and see where you end up!

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Remember, life doesn’t come to you. So go to it. Get packing today and you could soon be jetting off to your dream destination. Good luck!


Maxine Sheppard

Maxine is the co-editor of the Virgin Atlantic blog. Travel and music are her joint first loves, and despite having written for Virgin for more years than she cares to remember she still loves nothing more than jumping on a plane in search of new sights and new sounds.

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