The Ultimate List of Essential Travel Items
Pack These to Pack Lighter
I am the sort of person who "practice packs". Not only do I practice before I actually pack up, I usually start about a month in advance. I admit that I may be overdoing it, but it does mean that I have become an excellent packer. You can read my favorite packing tips here, but this article is all about my very favorite things and the most important things in my bag right now. Check it out!
1. Combination Power Bank and Handwarmer
3. My Favorite Laptop
Speaking of my laptop, I just got a new one and I am enamoured with it. The has honestly changed the way I travel. With an attached keyboard and stylus, it has actually managed to replace all my notebooks and even sketchbooks! I honestly cannot recommend this laptop highly enough! It is the perfect combination of laptop and tablet and happens to be one of the lightest laptops out there right now! Microsoft Surface Go
4. A Compact First Aid Kit
5. A Compact Sewing Kit
6. Dry Bags
7. Shampoo Bars
I am a huge fan of , but my favorite thing about the company is that they sell conditioner bars, body wash bars, and even lotion bars. Not only will it help you reduce the amount of plastic you use, but they will save space in your luggage!! You can seek out cases to help them last, but I prefer beeswax wraps. Ethique's shampoo bars
I use beeswax wraps for everything. I use them to wrap my shampoo bars when I'm on the move, but can also use them for just about anything I would use a plastic bag for! Save plastic and save space!
Well, there you have it. These are some of my absolute favorite products to travel with. They have all made my life so much easier, and almost all of them have allowed me to combine two things into one, eliminating a few items altogether.
To me, that is the key to packing light: pack carefully. Luckily, I am a wee bit obsessed, so you don't have to be. I hope this article was helpful!
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