Travel Essentials


Headed out on a summer vacation soon? If you're like me, you always to forget to bring at least one essential item. Don't ever let that happen again! Check off the items on my list and then find out what others are taking with them on their travels.


Packing List

  • Cellphone
  • Charger
  • Camera, camera charger, camera case, memory card(s)
  • Batteries
  • Books and bookmarks
  • Headphones
  • Wallet: Money, debit card, credit card, checks, license
  • Passport
  • Sunglasses
  • Watch
  • Journal and pen
  • Sunscreen
  • hand sanitizer
  • wipes
  • Makeup
  • chapstick
  • Lotion
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • face soap
  • Body Wash
  • Hairspray, mousse, other hair styling products
  • razor, nail clippers
  • toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, mouthwash
  • deodorant
  • Pillow, neck pillow, blanket
  • Sleep mask, ear plugs
  • Towel/beach towel
  • socks, tennis shoes, dress shoes, flip flops
  • underwear
  • t-shirts, tops
  • jacket, sweater
  • pants, jeans, shorts
  • dresses, skirts
  • pajamas
  • jewelry
  • brush
  • hair accessories (pony tail holders, headbands, barrettes)
  • curling iron, straightener, blow dryer
  • glasses, contacts, contact solution
  • purse, carry on bag, suitcase


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billybuc 20 months ago from Olympia, WA

Well, I haven't had a vacation in four years, but I can see the value of these tips. Maybe some day I'll be able to use them. :)

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Ebower 20 months ago from Georgia Author

billybuc: Thanks! I hope you get to use them soon. Everyone needs a vacation every once and awhile. :)

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