General Travel Gear Guide & Packing Tips

Even if you’re not planning to tote your laptop around the world or buy a fancy GPS unit so you always know where you are to within a few meters, there’s still some stuff that’s classified as “travel gear” that you’ll probably want to bring with you.

In this section, we’re talking about finding the right pack, choosing the right travel boots, and getting a money belt. We’re also talking about packing light and traveling lightly, because as every veteran traveler will tell you, there’s no sense in bringing stuff you don’t need just because you can. We’ve also got some links to other websites we think are useful when you’re researching basic travel gear.

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