When it comes to going on a trip, not just any trip but an adventurous one, being versatile is the golden rule in packing. Knowing exactly where and how long you are going to stay will be the baseline on what to bring along. One thing you should always keep in mind when packing is always pack cloths that can do “double duty”. Sun hats can become shelter hats from rain and other weather obstacles and being smart and practical when packing clothes can save you the frustration when things go not according to planned. Take into consideration the climates you are going to be facing. Warmer climates = light packing, Cooler climates = naturally heavy wardrobe.
If you want to have a successful, none frustrating adventure then being fashionable about what you are going to where is out of the question. Darker colors blend in almost every ware and save the hassle of constant washing and trying to look clean rants. To make things easier, when packing, make to heaps of cloths. One heap is all the MUSTS and the other WANTS. From the two, create a third heap; this will be your final wardrobe selection of cloths to bring. Doing this can take time but can help you pick out the essentials on what to bring thus making you ready and comfortable with what you have packed.
If you plan to travel by bike, you have to be very careful when it comes to your luggage. Most cyclist end up sending stuff home or just leave their excess things not even half way on their journey because they realize how little they actually need on cycle trips. The less you carry the easier and fun it is to ride. Also knowing your body limits is a vital thing to take not of before heading out. Knowing whether you body can handle the terrain or weather can save your life.
Always double check every detail of you adventure before you leave hand and make sure you are fully packed for the trip. Going on an adventure is taking a risk and being prepared is the only weapon you have against unforeseen events. Whether by bike or foot make sure you know where you are headed or have a tour guide with you at all times. Keeping these tips in mind can help you make your adventure a fun filled memorable experience that you can cherish for the rest of your life.