I’ve had to learn the hard way about packing for trips that may entail more than one climate.
Before I left home to teach English for a year in Thailand, I did my research. I felt so prepared as I made my initial packing list, edited it many times, and checked off what was going in my bags.
Do you sometimes find things in your backpack you don’t remember packing? Do you have things in your luggage you don’t end up wearing? You’re not alone.
With ATMs and credit cards working all across the world, it is not uncommon to feel like you don’t need to pack emergency money when traveling. Taylor found out the hard way that this is not a good idea.
Nobody should have to change their style when they travel, but it’s all about adapting in order to create a wardrobe that’s both functional and fun. And as all travelers know, the ability to adapt is crucial.
Some of our best posts often cover the what not to do aspect. Jonelle’s camping hiking packing disasters should do the trick for those heading out for camping or hiking adventure.
Packing tips from someone who’s been there, done that. Katie used to be a chronic overpacker, but she’s manager to lighten her load with a few simple techniques.
We all make mistakes while we’re traveling. Things get lost and left behind, we might visit a place without doing enough research and realize it’s not the place for us. We might not be aware of local customs or we might not know enough of the language to get by. Yes, there are an infinite…
Between the items I bought for myself for my trip and the ones that were given to me, there are a few that never made it into my suitcase or carry-on bag. Which ones? Read on…
Packing for a trip is a daunting task, and traveling gals often put more items in their suitcase or carry-on than they really need. To avoid excess weight and agony over what to bring, here are some suggestions for stuff that might be better off left at home.
I might be good at running a packing website because I’ve made my share of packing mistakes. My recent trip to Kyrgyzstan left me wishing I had packed one little thing.
You learn from mistakes, right? Well, this list talks about some of the mistakes we’ve made packing that are best to be avoided!