Packing for travel always get me excited. It makes everything seem more real and I get to pick out outfits and treat myself to some new purchases. Having said that, there are always some staples so when RelayRides got in touch to suggest sharing my travel essentials, I thought it was a great idea. RelayRides is a peer-to-peer car rental community, where if you wish to rent a car you can enter your location and dates and be provided with a list of all the people in the area who have cars available, along with their prices.
The first time you go backpacking you inevitably end up with things you never use and others that you left at home but wish you hadn’t. Below are a few tips I picked up along the way: