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travel light

To travel without bringing much luggage. I hate lugging around a big suitcase, so I always try to travel light.
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travel light

Take little baggage; also, be relatively free of responsibilities or deep thoughts, as in I can be ready in half an hour; I always travel light, or I don't want to buy a house and get tied down; I like to travel light, or It's hard to figure out whom they'll attack next, because ideologically they travel light . The literal use dates from the 1920s, the figurative from the mid-1900s.
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travel ˈlight

travel with very little luggage: We’re travelling light with one small bag each.
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The move is also in response to a growing trend of flyers who travel light, those who fly to different destinations without requiriing checked baggage.
We welcome our US neighbours in Canada to make your journey more pleasant, travel light and always remember to declare all goods with you.
To further improve your chances: travel alone; travel light and be flexible (airlines often overbook flights, then offer vouchers to passengers willing to take another flight).
Whether we like it or not, passengers will have to travel light and that means no hand luggage.
Ryanair spokesman Stephen McNamara said: "Ryanair continues to incentivise passengers to travel light, especially during peak periods, by raising our online checked-in baggage fees.
Ryanair said they were trying to encourage people to travel light to save fuel.
Ryanair said it was trying to encourage people to travel light to save fuel.
com travel light Sisley's Eau de Sisley perfume range now comes in three travel-size 50ml bottle versions of the 100ml original, in time for holiday shopping.
Ryanair's Stephen McNamara said: "We are determined to incentivise passengers to travel light this summer by increasing our checked-in baggage fees for July and August only.
But words travel light while bricks and mortar, which need to be maintained, can turn out to be a heavy burden.
Fred Ludolph, executive director of Edgewood Camp and Conference Centre, spoke on the various interpretations of the theme, Travel Light.
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