Video: Find out what I pack for long-term travel!
WHAT’S IN MY BACKPACK?
It’s a question I get asked frequently.
So I’ve spent some time putting together a clear list and video presentation (see below) of the items on the list for you. I have also included links to many of the products, so you may freely do more research at your leisure.
After reading, let me know if this helped, and whether you’ve any questions!
Below, are the items I have packed for multi-weather long-term travel:
LARGER BACKPACK: NUMINOUS PACK
Numinous Packs GlobePacs Anti-Theft Travel Backpack
INSIDE LARGER BACKPACK:
(A) Eagle Creek Packing Cubes:
Inside the Packing Cubes:
2 Long-Sleeved cotton shirts
1 Light sweater
1 Rain jacket
12 Pairs of cotton undies
2 Sports bras
3 Pairs of socks
1 Pair of compression socks for long flights/trips
1 Pair of convertible pants (ankle length to knee length)
2 Pairs of leggings
1 Pair of running/workout tights
1 Pair of flip flops
1 Pair of flat sandals
1 Fast Drying Anti-bacterial Towel
(B) IN THE MAIN COMPARTMENT of LARGER BACKPACK:
1 Pair of running shoes
1 Pair of athletic sandals
1 First Aid Kit
1 Hangable E-bags Pack-it-Flat Toiletry Kit
1 Pac-safe Anti-theft Daypack
1 Hypoallergenic Travel Sheet (for sleeper trains & buses)
1 Mosquito Kit*
*Only necessary if visiting areas with a high prevalence of malaria and yellow fever
Inside Mosquito/Bug Kit:
Permethrin Clothing Protection
Controlled Release Repellant
Sting-Eze Analgesic and Antiseptic Bite Relief
Rest Easy Bed Bug Protection
INSIDE SMALLER BACKPACK: HIGH SIERRA BACKPACK
(A) Travelon Packing Cubes:
Inside the Packing Cubes:
BESTEK Voltage Converter/Worldwide Plug Adapter
Anker Portable Power Bank
Sabre Door Stop With Security Alarm
USB Rechargeable LED Headlamp Flashlight
Go Pro HERO Session and Accessories
G-Drive External Harddrive
Portable Blue Tooth Speaker
GRAYL Water Bottle and Extra Filter
All Charging/Power Cords for electronic devices
(B) IN MAIN COMPARTMENT OF SMALLER BACKPACK:
1 Travelon Inflatable Pillow
1 Kindle Paperwhite
Laminated copies of important document
Extra Passport photos
1 Portable Luggage Scale
1 Pair of Ear Planes
6 Folding Portable Clothes Hangers
1 SIM Card Adapter Kit
4 Mini Bottles Hand Sanitizer
1 Bottle of Charcoal Pills and/or Antibiotics for Traveller’s Diarrhea
Vitamin C Packs
1 Small Padlock & Key
Well, that’s what I’ve got, for now, Voyagers!
Were there any items you hadn’t thought of?
Or items you usually take that are absent from my list?
Please feel free to write with any questions or concerns – or just to say hello! 🙂
As always, if there’s anyone else you know who’d benefit from this list, please feel free to direct them to the Paper Passages blog and YouTube channel!
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