Travel Packing
List for a Peaceful Travel

Little Things Make a Big Difference” – This is absolutely true when it comes to travel. Whether it be riding on your bike for a mile, flying to the next state, or even travelling overseas, travel requires some basic essentials other that those for the purpose of travel.

Here’s a helpful packing list to ensure you have a smoothly run and stress free travel.

Take a quick look at our list of travel items;


Essentials
The most important items when you flying:

Travel Essentials
* Address list and numbers for contact
* Backpack, suitcase, sports bag
* Notebook, pens, pencils
* Passport
* Tickets and itinerary
* Visa
* Travel Insurance

Finances
Items needed for spending:

* ATM card
* Currency converter
* Local currency cash of the travel destination
* Credit card
* Money belt
* Sufficient Travellers’ cheques and receipts

Clothes
Items of clothing to take with you:

* Boots
* Dress shirts
* Dresses
* Jacket
* Jeans
* Jumper, sweater or fleece
* Light jacket
* Thermal underwear
* Long sleeve shirts
* Trousers
* Sleepwear
* Sandals, shower shoes or thongs
* Shoes
* Shorts
* Ski clothes
* Skirts
* Sneakers
* Socks
* Suits
* Swimming gear
* T-shirts, singlets
* Underwear

Most of these items depend on the weather and climate of the country you will be visiting.


Clothes Accessories
Accessories to go with your clothing:

* Hat
* Bandana
* Belt
* Cotton handkerchief or tissues
* Eye-mask
* Gloves or mittens
* Jewelry
* Knitted (woollen) hat
* Raincoat or poncho
* Safety pins
* Scarf
* Sewing kit
* Ski glasses
* Suit bag
* Sunglasses
* Ties

Again, many of these items depend on the climate of the destination.

Toiletries
Items that are the most essential:

* Anti-bacterial cream
* Comb
* Contact lens equipment or glasses
* Cotton buds
* Dental floss
* Deodorant
* Earplugs
* Fingernail clippers
* Hair products
* Lip balm
* Make-up
* Mirror
* Moisturiser
* Nail file
* Razors
* Shampoo and conditioner
* Shaving cream
* Sleeping pills
* Soap
* Sunscreen and after sun cream
* Toothbrush, toothpaste

First Aid Kit
Things to keep you safe throughout the holiday:

* Band aids
* Compression bandages
* Diarrhoea, motion sickness tablets
* Insect and/or mosquito repellent
* Medicines/prescription Drugs
* Paracetemol, Tylenol etc.
* Small scissors
* Vitamin pills
* Yellow Fever certificate or International Certificate of Vaccination

Other Items
* Backpack rain cover
* Batteries
* Books
* Bottled water
* Camera, film and batteries – Spare flash cards or memory for digital
* Carbohydrate snacks
* Chewing gum or mints – Especially if you are flying chewing something will help your ears
* Combo or key locks
* Cup
* Duct tape
* Eating utensils
* Electrical adapter and plug converter
* Flashlight or torch
* Guidebooks
* Inflatable travel pillow
* International driving license – If driving overseas, have your driving license translated
* International Student Identification Card – For discounts worldwide
* iPod, MP3 player
* Laptop
* Laundry detergent
* Maps
* Mini camera tripod
* Mobile phone or SIM card
* Mosquito net
* Passport photos
* Phone card – Both for local and international calls
* Photocopies of important documents
* Dictionaries
* Plastic bags
* Chargers for electrical items
* Skis, ski shoes, ski poles or a snowboard – If you are planning a winter holiday, you want to remember these!
* Sleep sheet
* Sleeping bag
* Sleeping mat
* Swiss Army knife or Leatherman tool – Don’t keep these items in your handluggage as they will be removed
* Toilet paper
* Towels
* Travel alarm clock
* Universal sink plug
* Walkman speakers
* Watch
* Wet wipes/Baby wipes
* Ziplock bags

We hope this list has helped you with packing for your travel. Happy journey!