Love it or hate it, you are not going anywhere without packing your bags first. Whether it is your first trip or your hundredth trip, it is always helpful to have a list of what you may want to pack.
- Travel Document Organizer
Collect all the important documents you need in a travel document organizer. This may include passport, visa, ID card, credit card, cash, insurance documents, boarding pass, and don’t forget, a pen!
- Carry-On Bag
Prepare your carry-on bag with anything you will want with during the flight. It is always a good idea to put one or two of your outfit and a few essential toiletries in your carry-on bag just in case your checked bag is lost. Something you may include in the carry-on bag: mobile device and charger, portable charger, headphone, camera, travel guides, tissues, prescriptions, glasses, and multi-country electrical adapter.
Pack smart as you do not want to over-pack. Here are some items you do not want to forget: tops, shorts, pants, underwear, sweater, jacket, socks, belt, pajamas, sunglasses, comfortable walking shoes, flip-flops, and swimsuit if you are going to swim.
- Toiletry Bag
What you need to pack in the toiletry bag depends on whether the hotel you are going to live at provides them or not. If it doesn't, here are some basics you can consider: toothbrush, toothpaste, hairbrush, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and toilet paper.
- Travel Health Bag
Travel health bag is something that many people overlook. Before going off to travel, you need to think about your personal issues and what you need when you are in another country. Here are some basic items you can consider: pain pills, stomach meds, Band-Aids, insect repellent, and eye drops. You may also want to talk to your doctor about travel vaccinations before your trip.