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[Fall/Winter Packing List] [Spring/Summer Packing List]

Clothes for travel in Fall/Winter October-March:

  • 1 pair jeans
  • 1 pair light-weight trousers (in a neutral color--khaki, black, or navy)
  • 1 pair  leggings, pajama bottoms, or light sweat pants and 1 sleep shirt (whatever you sleep in)
  • 1-2 button-up-front long sleeve shirt
  • 1-2 long sleeve t-shirts
  • 1-2 short sleeve t-shirts
  • 1 sweatshirt
  • 1 PolarTec fleece Jacket*
  • 1 water resistant/windproof jacket (can be layered over PolarTec fleece)*
  • gloves and scarf/headband
  • 1 pair black silk long underwear (top & bottoms)
  • 4-6 pairs underwear
  • 4-5 pairs socks
  • 2 bras (most guys shouldn't need this item :-)
  • 1 pair "hiking" boots or good walking shoes

* These two jackets can be substituted with a Gortex anorak/coat/jacket that is suitable for temperatures between 50F to 30F (10C to -1C).

Clothes for travel in the Spring/Summer (April-September):

  • 1 pair jeans
  • 1 pair light-weight trousers (in a neutral color--khaki, black, or navy)
  • 1 pair shorts or a skirt (an extra pair of shorts can be substituted for either the jeans or trousers depending on how hot the places you plan to visit will be)
  • 3-4 short sleeve t-shirts or tank tops
  • 1 button up front long sleeve shirt
  • 1 sleep shirt & sleep shorts
  • 1 light sweat shirt or long-sleeve t-shirt
  • 1 swimming suit (if you plan to be doing any swimming)
  • 1 water resistant/windproof jacket
  • 4-6 pairs underwear
  • 2-4 pairs socks (depends on how much  or if you plan to wear sandals)
  • 2 bras (optional for men :-P)
  • 1 pair "hiking" boots or good walking shoes
  • 1 pair sport sandals (like Teva's or Nike)

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