Travel Mode

Car travel: Just be cautious because you’ll tend to overpack here. Just remember you’ll need to carry those stuff up and down, pack and unpack it. I mean if you are staying in a high-end luxury accommodation where they will do all of that for you – but I’m guessing you wouldn’t then be driving… Continue reading Travel Mode

Packing Lists

Over the years I have developed packing lists for almost every trip type, you’ll see that they are extensive and detailed. I don’t pack every item on them I always use my judgment and consider what would be available at my destination but its a fail-safe set of lists to ensure I don’t forget anything… Continue reading Packing Lists


Medicines, regular and also painkillers. I always carry a pouch with paracetamol, ibuprofen, a couple of Lemsips, anti-sickness, anti-diarrheal, anti-colic meds in it. It has proven invaluable. It goes without saying, you’d want to take a selfie stick. I have found the ones with a cable connection are more forgiving with my phone’s battery life… Continue reading Miscellaneous