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Chris' Clothing

  • Low-top hiking shoes
  • Tennis shoes
  • Tevas
  • Flip flops (for showers)
  • Swim trunks
  • Cotton walking shorts
  • 2 pairs convertible pants (zip-off legs)
  • Cotton khakis (for travel days and cities)
  • Cotton polo shirt
  • Cotton/poly blend T-shirts (3)
  • Cotton long sleeve shirt
  • Long Underware
  • Fleece pullover
  • Wind breaker
  • Underwear (5 pair)
  • Socks (5 pair)
 

Lisa's Clothing

  • Tennis shoes
  • Tevas
  • Flip flops (for showers and when wearing skirts)
  • Bathing suit
  • Quick dry shorts
  • 2 Pairs convertible pants (zip-off legs)
  • Long skirt
  • Pants rayon blend dressy (for cities)
  • Nylon/cotton blend tank tops (3)
  • Exofficio long shirt travel shirts (2)
  • Cotton t-shirts (2)
  • Fleece pullover
  • Wind breaker
  • Nightgown
  • Long underware
  • Underwear (5 pair)
  • 2 Bras (1 sports type)
  • Socks (5 pair)
 
 

Personal Hygiene/Toiletries

  • Toothbrush,toothpaste and
  • Listerine (for mouth infections)
  • Dental floss
  • Razor and shaving cream
  • Deodorant
  • Hairbrush and hair gel
  • Q-tips (lots of 'em)
  • Nail clippers
  • Small scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Soap, Campsuds, shampoo, and conditioner
  • Handi-wipes
  • Laundry soap, universal sink plug and elastic drying line
  • Lotion
  • Sunscreen
  • Skin Care products for Lisa
  • Makeup: waterproof mascara, eyebrow/eyeliner, 1 lipstick
 

Misc. Stuff

  • Mini Monkey (Mr. Monkey and Sock Monkey were too large to travel with.)
  • Sunglasses and leash
  • Timex dual time wristwatch w/alarm
  • Journal/sketch book
  • Drawing pencils and pens
  • Paper
  • Guidebooks (3) (make great gifts of bartering tools since some people haven't seen pictures of parts of their own country)
  • Compass
  • Rubberbands, safety pins, Sharpe permanent marker, nylon kite string
  • Duct tape
  • Seamgrip and super glue
  • Leatherman
 
 

Documents

  • Passports and 2 color copies (look more official)
    Visa, American Express card, ATM card (and international lost/stolen contact info)

  • $500 Travelers cheques and receipt for them
  • Personal checks
  • Travel partners photo and copy of passport
  • WHO immunization cards
  • Airline tickets
  • Phone numbers of friends and family
  • Personal “business” cards
  • International driver's license
  • MCI Phonecard
  • Youth Hostel International card
  • Copy of insurance policy
  • Marriage certificate
 

 

 
     
 
 
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