If you really want to push the extreme limits of minimalist travel, one experiment you can try is to pare down your luggage to the absolute least amount of stuff that you can get by with and still not look and smell like a derelict. I've done this a few times on my shorter travels … Continue reading Traveling with the absolute minimum
How to pack light
The secret to packing light? It comes down to one very basic concept: Pack only what you need; not what you think you might need. And if an emergency comes up, you can usually buy yourself out of the problem in real time wherever you happen to be. This comes up surprisingly less often than … Continue reading How to pack light
Why pack ultra light?
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?