What to take: everywhere

No matter where you going if it’s hot or cold, beach or mountain, those things you will always need, so save some space in your bag!

  • Wallet
  • ID Card
  • Money in Cash
  • International credit card (international travel)
  • Passport (international travel)
  • Dollars (international travel)
  • 3 × 4 Photo
  • One panties / underwear per day + 2 reservations
  • For women:  Bras 
  • For women: Top for activities (like trekking or long walks – if it’s in your itinerary)
  • Socks (3 to 5 socks)
  • Pajamas
  • Towel (If you’re staying in a hotel you might not need it, as they always provide towels)
  • Flip Flops
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Soap
  • Shampoo 
  • Conditioner
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Dental Floss
  • Deodorant
  • Perfume
  • Repellent (It depends where you go)
  • Body moisturizing cream
  • Sunscreen
  • Hairbrush (If you use it)
  • Brushing cream (if you really need it)
  • For women: Absorbent, O.B., and or menstruation cup

If you’re making a long and far trip you could let to buy those products at your destination. That way you don’t need to carry all the way

  • Gauze
  • Band-aid
  • Headache medicine
  • Food poisoning medicine (and  also stop vomiting)
  • Antiseptic for bruises
  • Lip cream 
  • Vick Vaporub
  • Women: Medicine for menstrual cramps

    Paracetamol, ibuprofen or cetirizine: are generic medicines that can serve for several types of symptoms and common problems
  • Plastic bags (Ex: to put laundry and garbage)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hair bobbles (if you need it)
  • One portable bag/folding bag to use while traveling
  • Earphone
  • Mobile phone charger
  • Cell phone
  • Camera and accessories (I use my cell phone as a camera but if you want more professional photos it worth taking, just think about the weight and space these items will occupy)

You can store the cables in a glasses case

As I said, there are a lot of things that you can remove from here according to your need and priorities. And another thing, if there is still doubt, I will clarify, I am a woman, so it may be that it’s not that good lists for men. But the list is just to help you get an idea.