Weird Travel News: Man Smuggles Himself Inside Suitcase CheapOair Staff June 9, 2011 general In another case of weird travel news, a man was caught and arrested after trying to smuggle himself inside a luggage case. According to the report by the BBC, he was doing so in an attempt to rob people’s luggage in Barcelona’s airport coach. The man inside the luggage wrapped himself up like a contortionist and was wearing a head lamp too. His alleged accomplice was apprehended. Authorities’ suspicion was aroused when they noticed a man having trouble lifting a suitcase, then found it was warm. Both were polish citizens.