Travel Skills Tips & Tricks
Backpacks, Daypacks & Accessories

Backpacks for Longer Trips
Backpacks for Shorter Trips
Packable Daypacks
Backpack Essentials
Rolling Suitcases / Other
Backpacks on Public Transportation
Alternate Storage Duffels
   
  
Packing

How to Pack
Airline Size & Weight Restrictions
Beating Bag Restrictions
No Checked Bags Rule
Packing Storage
Homeland Security / TSA
  
Clothing

Pants
Shorts
Shirts
Shoes
Under / Base Layers
Rain Pants
Sweatshirts
Primary / Rain Jackets
Under Jackets
Hats
Gloves
Moisture Wicking Technology
Dressing in Layers
Dress Jacket
 
  
Photography & Documents

Camera & Accessories
Tripod - Selfies, Night & Zoom
Photography Basics
  
Journal / Pen / Paper / App
Google Setup, Cloud, Drive & Photos
Backup Documents - Google Drive
  
Backup Photos - Google Photos
   
  
Money

Foreign Currency
Bank Cards
Tipping
Money Belts / Neck Wallets
Coin Purses
RFID Blocking
  
Accommodations

Hotels
Bed & Breakfast
Hostels
  
Transportation

Trains
Rail Passes
Train Seat Reservations
Sleeper Trains
Swiss Travel Pass
Planes
Automobiles
Taxis / Ride Sharing
Subways
Buses
   
  
What to Bring

Travel Essentials
Umbrella
Travel Binoculars
Games
Travel Pillow
Travel Hairdryer
Earbuds (Wired & Wireless)
Car Charger Adaptor
Electrical Adaptors / USB Plugs
Watches & Alarms - Don't Oversleep!
Travel Buddy
Wear OS Smartwatch
Reading Glasses
   
  
Travel Related

Self Travel vs. Guided Travel
Self Travel vs. Travel Agencies
Travel Insurance
Flight Types
Schedules, Departures & Arrivals
Seasonal Travel
Storage Lockers
Passports
Speciality Shops & Vendors
Avoiding Crowds & Tourist Lines
Inspect & Adapt
Travel Relationships & Encounters
  
Phones

Mobile Phones
International Dialing
Mobile Apps
WiFi
Battery Backup
GPS Navigation
  
Food & Drink

Water
Water Bottles (Eco Friendly)
Food
Alcohol
Special Meals & Restaurants
Restaurants
  
Miscellaneous

Christmas Markets
Souvenirs & Gifts
Laundry
The Unexpected
Don't become a target
Jewelry
Pets
Home Security - Video