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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.

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over the shoulder purse
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Lulu348 25
Traveling light in Europe in the winter??
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25 Best Gifts for Traveler's
Janis 25
Compression Socks
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RS store now has a spinner
Frank II 25
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Long Trip & Prescriptions
aem8612 22
Not traveling so sorted out the travel gear
bogiesan 25
Long-term packing (traveling less light...)
Steph 23
Makeup bag
Lulu348 24
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Sharon 25
Confession: I don't wear black. 😮
LIZinPA 🧳 25
Plane under seat luggage
Gladys 25
Travel Pillow advice
Renee 22
Help determining capacity in litres
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lnbsig 24
Luggage and traveling in Europe
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How Many Shoes?
bguay 26
Question about transporting/packing Engagement Ring
nicholasjohnc... 26
Compression socks/foot rest
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Extension cord use in Europe
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Shoulder bag or back pack
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When is a bag not a legal bag?
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Backpacking with souvenirs?
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Mira 21
Spinners in Europe
Frank II 25
Civita Day Pack and compact DSLR
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Backpack only for travel
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Travel clothing for big folks
pjdougherty 26
umbrella in carry on?
Kristen 26
Favorite Travel Shirt (women)
Sasha 26
Travel backpacks or wheeled carry-on luggage?
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Packing wine
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Cobblestones! Overblown?
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My Journey to Carryon-Only
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Rick Srteves packing List - Total List or Packed List?
Steve 26
money belts
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Traveling with Cash
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Packing Light
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