[Editor's note 9-21-17: Since publishing this post, I have found a new favorite t-shirt. Follow this link to read about it. My recommendation for the Lacoste Sport Polo still stands though.] What's the best travel shirt for the ultra light packer? Let's begin with the worst travel shirt: anything made of cotton. It dries slowly, … Continue reading The best travel shirt
What's the purpose of doing this? Why even bother packing light when you can simply check a big bag and take any and every item that may be of some theoretical use on your vacation? You know; just in case. Fellow adventurers, if you've ever experienced both sides of the coin and have both traveled … Continue reading Why pack ultra light?
I've always been a fan of light packing and taking trips with a small bag. As you'll come to see, there are a number of tips that make doing this so much easier. But there was one discovery I made several years back that was THE absolute game changer in the realm of light packing. Out … Continue reading My #1 travel tip
The following is a complete list of everything I have taken on my vacations for the past several years. A few things may change from time to time, but this list has more or less remained unchanged. All of this easily fits into a single, normal sized backpack. Click on the red links for my personal … Continue reading What’s in my bag?
Welcome! If you’ve found your way here with the hopes of learning how to travel anywhere in the world with nothing more than a small backpack and the clothes on your back, then you're in the right place! My goal with this website is to help people pack more efficiently to minimize the amount of stuff … Continue reading Welcome!