backpackers packing list

What to pack for a year long trip around the world

Essential and unessential items- how do I decide? After traveling for such an extended period of time, I have learned through my experience (and sometimes the hard way!) that it is almost always better to pack less than more, and that a lot of the things we think we really need, we actually don’t. Here I will give you a quick overview on some of the things I would (and some I wouldn’t) take with me if I were just starting out on an around the world trip again. Less is more These days, I always aim to pack as[…]

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