Things to Carry While Travelling

Packing is a very difficult thing. If you don’t have time to think about which things are essential to carry while travelling you can just follow our checklist. Got a big trip coming up? Use this checklist to remind you of useful essentials things you need while travelling.

Knowing how to pack a backpack for a long trip is a difficult task. But simply treat this as a packing checklist and tick off each item as you go. It depends on what kind of trip you’re about to go on whether it’s trekking a mountain or sea beach area in Cox’s Bazar, so we’ve tried to include items that cover every kind of trip.

13 Most Important Things While Traveling

The best way to pack a backpack is to save space. Our suggestion is to fold your clothes efficiently. Remember Heavy stuff at the bottom, stuff that leaks go in plastic bags, and things you’ll need as soon as you arrive at your destination (toiletries) at the top.

Roll your clothes then fold them, it takes less space. Don’t have time to read the full article? You can quickly run down the checklist of- essentials thighs to pack before your travelling

Passport

Passport is a very important thing for international travelling. This will work for your identity and safety. Before you travel, make sure your passport is valid.

It's always good to have at least six months on your passport before it expires so always check your expiry date.

Passport
Food

Food

You can carry some dry food and snacks for your trip. Food like bread, biscuits, peanut bars, etc can be carried easily. Dry food can easily cover your small hunger while travelling.

It is difficult and also expensive to buy food while travelling. So, my suggestion is to carry some dry food as you're comfortable.

Medicin

It's always good to have some medication when travelling. Painkillers or allergy tablets will come in handy for headaches, muscle aches, period pains, stomach aches - so keep some on you just in case.

Always carry Imodium or Dioralyte too. Some saline for dehydration and food poisoning.

Medicin
Clothes

Clothes

Clothes are very important things for travelling. Choose clothes depending on the weather and travelling destinations. Carry a cap, which will protect you from sunlight.

Raincoat will protect you from rain when moving. Sunglasses are also an essential and fashionable thing when you are outside. The eye mask is one of the most important things in travelling because in the time of travelling you need to sleep well and an eye mask will help you to sleep well by stopping the reflection of light.

If you are travelling in the northern hemisphere you will need gloves to protect your hand from cold and a scarf to cover from cold.

Toiletries (toothbrush, prest, soap, shampoo, sun cream, razor)

I will suggest you take the toiletries with you. Sometimes you might get some of the toiletries in a five-star hotel but you must carry yours.

Toiletries (toothbrush, prest, soap, shampoo, sun cream, razor)
Shoes (walking shoes, beach sandal, socks)

Shoes (walking shoes, beach sandal, socks)

You will need different kinds of shoes in travelling depending on the travelling distance. You can carry regular walking shoes and extra socks for daily use. Beach sandals for walking on the sea beach.

Electronics (cable, charger, power bank, etc)

Nowadays electronics are the most important things that we use in our daily life. You must carry cable, charger, power bank, torch, pen drive, laptop, camera as you need.

Electronics (cable, charger, power bank, etc)
Water purifier
Water purifier

Water is an essential thing while travelling. If you don’t drink safe water you will risk getting sick. So, get a water purifier kit or medicine from a nearby dispensary.

Water Bottle

Carry a water bottle as a source of drinking water while travelling. It will help you to save money. When your body is dehydrating and trusty the water bottle will help you.

Water Bottle
Map
Map

The map is very important when you are travelling to an unknown place. I will suggest you download an offline map of the area you are travelling from Google-Map.

Credit card

You can carry a credit card as it is safer than cash. There is a chance that you can lose your wallet, in that case, a credit card can be handy.

Credit card
Sleeping bag and trekking poles
Sleeping Bag & Trekking Poles

If you have a plan for trekking then you should carry trekking poles. You may need sleeping bags for passing the night in trekking time.

Travel Journal & Reading Material

You may be spending a lot of time on planes, buses, and trains during your travels so carry some good books to keep yourself occupied (or pdf file to save space).

City guides and phrasebooks are also good to have while you're travelling, but these can get heavy so try and limit yourself to one.

Travel journal and reading material