Packing

Packing Light

Packing Light

We made the decision to travel light early on in the planning process.  We decided to take only carry-on size bags.  This meant a 40L backpack for over head and a small backpack for under the seat for both of us.  People are amazed when they see how little we have with us for the year.  We made the choice to travel light for several reasons including; not wanting our bags to get lost (or to limit the chances of this happening), for comfort, for ease of checking in and for a quick exit from the airport.  In the next few posts we will share with you what we each brought with us and then offer some packing tips, must haves, and things we could have done without. Continue Reading