I purposely bought a small backpack to help limit me in what I brought on the trip.
Packing Tips & Lists
I must admit, I look at the details of my post about what I took on my trip with a tinge of embarrassment. I can only guess the level of order and detail was directly proportional to my level of excitement! I was aware of how the contents of my bag and wardrobe slowly morphed […]
It’s one thing to say you’ll pack light, and another to actually manage it once traveling. Just in case you need a few reminders why it pays to pack lighter…. 1. Ease of movement – less physical/mental stress when you’re on the move. 2. Less stuff means you’re better able to account for what […]
Travel blog Gadling has featured my packing list! Check it out, if you haven’t already through this blog. So far, I’m quite pleased with the things I brought, and hope to share some feedback on what’s working especially well.
Thanks for all the votes on my poll yesterday. I’m happy to report I pack lighter than you think, as the majority of voters overestimated my pack’s weight. I think Stu was the one person to vote 15 lbs (and he reminded me I should be trying to leave room for additional items like food/water/occasional […]
My itemized packing list for a one year trip around the world.
Liz sent me a question about what I intend to pack, however my e-mail back to her was returned, so I thought I’d share with everyone instead. I will post a more comprehensive packing list before departing. In the meantime, I can answer your question because I’m decidedly low maintenance (or so I like to […]
When backpacking abroad, there are many things I miss about home, including six bathroom comforts that are easy to take for granted.
So you have decided to travel to the exotic land of India. Unfortunately, this is no small task, and it is recommended that you plan a trip like this out more thoroughly than other destinations. Packing List First, check out the backpacker’s comprehensive packing list. This list is the best I have found for any […]