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Can anyone tell me which would be better to use while in Europe; a lock with key or a combination lock? Anyone have personal experience using either?
 
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I think remembering a combination is easier than worrying about misplacing your key.

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Combination is probably better, but I think you’ll find that you hardly get any use out of a lock anyway. Most places don’t have lockable lockers. But maybe those few times you use it makes it worth it, personal preference I guess.

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I’ve found that most places that do have lockable lockers offer lock rentals. That way you know that they are going to fit the locker and it’s usually a euro or two that you get back when you return it.

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If you buy any kind of lock in the US and you’re thinking of using it on lockers in Europe, make sure you get the smallest lock you can find; I spent like 10 bucks on a really nice combination lock before I went to Sweden a few yrs ago, and ended up just ditching it because it was too big to fit through the loops on any locker I saw there.

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