After a glorious free day on the beaches of the Italian Riviera, my tour group is heading north for the Swiss Alps. Because
When it comes to packing for your dorm room, keep this motto in mind: Less is best. Dorm rooms are typically very small, including tiny closets, so stick to the absolute essentials (you'll also need to store your stuff in the summers, either through local storage or by carting it back home--one more reason to go easy on quantity).
Life is all about creating memories and reliving those moments. And the one way through which a person, as a individual, makes
Twelve of those months were spent traveling across 26 countries on six continents; the rest of the time has been dedicated to re-acclimating to life in one place, for now, surrounded by familiar faces and things. The lessons I learned out there have helped immeasurably with the transition back here.
When it comes to packing to go anywhere the struggle is real. Packing for a Muslim country is no easy task, and this is especially true for Morocco.
One t-shirt: Paired with black jeans or your skater skirt, a plain t-shirt or graphic tee is a great way to look casual yet
Pack clothes that you can mix and match. Neutral colors are also very important! For example, I packed black and white short
I promise I'm not a magical travel-genius, as much as I probably claim to be around my family/friends. But the fact of the matter is, traveling light is one of the best things you could ever do to yourself... and it's surprisingly easy.
Packing for an international trip can be tricky. Packing for a seven month expedition to a new continent, spanning seven different countries and three seasons, with five family members is overwhelming.
Here are a couple of things to keep in mind. Your school probably has printing centers in the libraries, so no need to bring