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How to Pack for 2.5 Weeks Abroad in a Small Carry-on Backpack

When planning a vacation, the last thing most people think about is the packing process. Thoughts were more likely geared towards how much fun you’ll have, the cool things you’ll see/do, and maybe getting some cool pictures along the way. 444 more words

How To Pack For A Carry On

Lighten the Load

My two-year-old grandson is very proud he can carry his own backpack. He struts around with a big grin on his face.

On a recent visit, he stayed overnight with us at our hotel. 352 more words


Traveling light: What I pack

I used to travel a lot for business purposes. And I mean a lot. And by traveling, I mostly refer to flying; I have used most of the airlines operating in EU (save the low cost ones) and have been through various hard circumstances during my trips; lost luggage, missed flights, traveled sick and unprepared for meetings etc. 864 more words


Traveling Light and the Magic of a Tiny Tree

In September and October while traveling to Europe (three countries), plus schoolbooks and sailing gear for four weeks we were challenged to ‘pack light.’ The kids and Tony went carry-on though of course, I required two bags: one for my clothes and the other for books. 756 more words

Eliminate Vacation Stress by Packing Smart

When it comes to preparing for vacation, one of the tasks we least look forward to is packing. Why do you think that is? After all, it’s relatively painless and not really time-consuming. 496 more words

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If anything can go well it will. On August 14, 2015 I found out I would be moving to Denver, Colorado approximately two weeks later for an internship with the Denver Zoo. 321 more words

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Packing Luxuries for Europe: You Don't Need That, But You Might Want It

As all of the previous posts can attest, I am very careful and thoughtful about what I bring with me on a trip. The reasons are obvious, I need to carry whatever I choose for up to 7 weeks at a go. 1,127 more words