Please sign in to post.


Share tips on packing light, travel gear, etc

Pack light. Share your creative tricks to fit your world into a small bag for a European trip. Or, since we all slip a goofy little extra in, which soothing, handy, or fun packing extravagances can you justify? If it is about packing for your big trip, discuss here.

Before posting, please read our Community Guidelines.

Start a New Topic

Title   Author Replies Last Post 
Pants Suggestions or Ideas for Russia/Baltics in October
Belle 9
Fanny pack with inner lining that does't disintegrate (too soon)
andymhancock 45
Carry-on bag, should I get the blue or the gray?
Tom_MN 39
My Journey to Carryon-Only
bogiesan 26
Rick Steves Carry-on size question
kegpott 12
Passport Container
yoda_615 14
Downsides of checking your bags
bogiesan 42
carry on or checking in luggage at the airport?
Joe 30
RS Luggage Sale !!!
joe32F 1
Documentions Format
CollinsDtc 12
Packing for Belgium and Amsterdam for late October
Renee 10
Teen Girl’s Packing list for 3 week summer trip (also in trip report)
Mona 8
Travel Towels
stringerje 23
Still looking at luggage - Eagle Creek Expanse?
csjs5254 18
Bringing Prescription Drugs into Italy
AnnieM 10
Headphones - what's best for compactness and compatibility with hearing aids?
rsgoeck 13
Osprey or TravelPro
yoda_615 13
The Value of Water Resistant Luggage
Sun-Baked in... 11
women's attire for a wedding
bellatrails 9
Shorts in Alps in September?
scenicwanderer 6
30 day supply of multivitamins
sgarrison 16
Iberia flights and carry on allowances
garfess 6
Good bye money belt!
Robert 26
Italy in October - rain pants ?
Fischer831 11
Super deal on a lightweight womens' rain jacket
Lola 2
Washing the Euro Flight Bag?
stoutfella 7
What fun/luxury/indulgent item can you not live without when you travel?
Jill M. 81
Portugal October/November
nbr1che 1
Day bag for plane -vs- day bag for sightseeing
jehb2 34
How crazy is this?
horsewoofie 9
How Not to Pack
Kim 41
Cooling product recommendations?
Michele 21
Plus size travel pants
TammyWS 14
Best travel CPAP?
kirsten.surpr... 15
Neck pillows for flight and train
Ricki 21
Another book to bring?
bogiesan 7
Packing Pearls
Donald 40
cotton pants & shirts for men?
John 25
Eagle Creek Global Companion 40L
pastorash 3
looking for lightweight, quick-dry travel pants
Howell 22
class3B laser
bearlovers 11
eBags TLS Mother Lode Rolling Weekender 22" VS Rick Steves' Rolling Backpack ?
LF 17
Do I just need a adapter?
LF 9
small plastic leak-proof jars/bottles
Andrea 35
Madrid in mid-January
Anne 8
Luggage choice 18
Ricksteves own bags
3ddana 15
First time traveler. Packing/overall advice??
fmarvette 34
Day Bag Replacement
yoda_615 12
22" Wheeled Duffel bag as carry on luggage
LeonardoNYC 19