Packing list – Long Overseas Travel

With just few weeks left for my Norway and Iceland trip, I have started to think about the things I need to pack. As I go defining on what to pack and what not to, I am creating this post with a complete comprehensive packing list required for long overseas travels.

What’s in my suitcase?

Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Clothing

1Shirts/T-shirtsYesYes
2Pants/Jeans/ShortsYesYes
3SweatersNoYes
4Jackets/CoatsNoYes
5DressYesYes
6Underwear – I usually carry a pair extra than what is requiredYesYes
7Pajamas/RobesYesYes
8SocksYesYes
9SlippersYesYes
10Casual shoesYesNo
11Sneakers/BootsYesYes
12Dress shoeYesYes
13Hat/CapYesYes
14Scarves & GlovesNoYes
15SwimwearYesYes
16BeltsYesYes
17ThermalsNoYes
18Fleece tops & pantsNoYes
19TowelYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Electronics

1Charger – Cell phone, Camera, tablet, laptopYesYes
2Power boardYesYes
3Travel IronYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Medical/Health

1VitaminsYesYes
2Pudina HaraYesYes
3Insect RepellentYesYes
4VoliniYesYes
5DoloYesYes
6PanadolYesYes
7NeurophinYesYes
8Band aidYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Miscellaneous

1UmbrellaYesYes
2Food – Ready to eat or snacks – DO NOT TAKE RAW FOODYesYes
3Travel lockYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Toiletries

1Toothbrush, Tongue cleaner, Tooth pasteYesYes
2Dental flossYesYes
3Ear budsYesYes
4SunscreenYesYes
5MoisturiserYesYes
6Tweezer & ScissorsYesYes
7CombYesYes
8Shampoo & ConditionerYesYes
9TissuesYesYes
10SoapYesYes
11PerfumeYesYes
12TamponsYesYes
13RazorYesYes
14MirrorYesYes
15DeodorantYesYes
16Safety pinYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Laundry

1DetergentYesYes
2Laundry bagYesYes

What’s in my backpack?

Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Clothing

1T-shirt (1)YesYes
2Undergarment (1 pair)YesYes
3Pant (1)YesYes
4ScarfYesYes
5Ear rings/chains – Do not carry expensive stuffYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Money

1Credit CardYesYes
2Debit CardYesYes
3Photocopy of Credit Card and Debit CardYesYes
4Airline Cards – Qantas & VelocityYesYes
5Cash – ForexYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Electronics

1Cell phoneYesYes
2Camera and accessoriesYesYes
3TripodYesYes
4Laptop and accessoriesYesYes
5Tablet and accessoriesYesYes
6Travel adapterYesYes
7Selfie StickYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Medical/Health

1PrescriptionYesYes
2Prescribed medicinesYesYes
3PanadolYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Miscellaneous

1SunglassesYesYes
2WatchYesYes
3House KeysYesYes
4JournalYesYes
5NovelYesYes
6Ear plugYesYes
7Neck pillowYesYes
8YHA CardYesYes
9Water bottleYesYes
10Chocolates/SnacksYesYes
11PenYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Toiletries

1Lip balmYesYes
Item #Item DescriptionSummerWinter

Documentation

1Drivers LicenceYesYes
2PassportYesYes
3VisaYesYes
4Flight TicketsYesYes
5AccommodationYesYes
6Travel InsuranceYesYes
7Travel JournalYesYes
8Any photography settingsYesYes
9ToursYesYes
10MapYesYes
11Emergency NumbersYesYes

Also attached is the downloadable file: packing-list-long-overseas-travel

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