Dave shares the reason behind his switch from carrying a backpack to wheeled luggage by The North Face.
ou don’t have to be a minimalist to pack lighter when you travel. It’s not about scaling everything down to the point where you claim you own just “five” things. Instead, packing light is about being able to be flexible, to make taking transportation much easier to cope with, and just to save your back […]
I am currently in the middle of a three and a half month trip through some pretty rustic countries, and there have been things in my toiletry and medical kit that have been sent from the Heavens, and others that I acquired and was happy that I did. So, I’m going to share with you, […]
A detailed packing list for the Galapagos Islands, including essential and optional items, whether you’re doing land based trips or a cruise.
I never imagined that on my first backpacking trip, I would come face to face with ‘the uglies’.
My packing list is the smallest amount of stuff I’ve taken on an international trip, ever.
Tips for how to pack one backpack for six months of travel.
The golden rule is light, thin clothes and less of them.
Thoughts on money for the budget-minded When it comes to travel, there are two things you can count on: (1) you’ll always find a cheaper exchange rate after you’ve traded your money, and (2) you’ll always go over budget. I don’t mean to be negative, but these are the Murphy’s Laws of travel. Yes, there are more, but […]
I purposely bought a small backpack to help limit me in what I brought on the trip.