1. You can adjust Waze to say street names out loud
  2. If there's a too-long non-fiction book you want to read, search the author's name in Podcasts. You can likely find a 45-minute summary by the author that way.
  3. Pack a HUGE suitcase and just check the baggage. While packing compactly is satisfying on the way there, it's terribly annoying on the return. Just throw it all in there.