This one was a no-brainer to start with – one of the most popular questions on any travel forum – what should I take? What should I take it in? I long time ago – before my first long solo strip a friend persuaded me to leave half my proposed pile of gear behind. Two weeks later I had to mail back a further large parcel and huge cost.
I’ve done the same for many friends and family since. I don’t find packing stressful or difficult – but I guess I’ve had a lot of practice. So I thought I should write down what I knew. Here’s the book!