My packing list is the smallest amount of stuff I’ve taken on an international trip, ever.
The box reads, “For wherever the road takes you.” Perfect, I thought, as I opened it, put on the new Seregenti Siena glasses, and hopped into my packed car. For those of you that were unaware, I just returned from a solo 6-week cross-country road trip. I drove through 32 states, stopped in 25 cities, […]
” Sea to Summit” was founded by several mountain climbing enthusiasts who loved to travel light with as little as possible. They provide innovative gear for every type of traveler, from the urban day-tripper to the backpacker taking a gap year across the Americas. Their latest designs feature their Ultra-Sil fabric that is extremely lightweight […]
A waterproof jacket is essential backpacker gear, yet it need not weigh you down. GoLite’s Tumalo Storm Jacket is seriously light at 9 ounces (245 grams). It includes two waterproof, zippered pockets in the front, a fixed hood (which I prefer), and two zippers under the armpits which can be opened for ventilation. But as […]
Their motto and contemporary values (Innovate, Sustain, Inspire) resonate with my own.
The golden rule is light, thin clothes and less of them.
My itemized packing list for a one year trip around the world.