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1. Posted by bh4long (Budding Member, 2 posts) 29 Mar '14 06:46

For a solo backpack traveler, how do you pack your soiled clothes and clean ones in a single bag?

2. Posted by bex76 (Moderator, 3595 posts) 29 Mar '14 07:54

I just use a cotton or plastic bag.

3. Posted by mapsandmoxie (Budding Member, 71 posts) 29 Mar '14 16:31

I used a mesh bag. You can also use stuff sacks - different colours for clean & dirty.

4. Posted by bh4long (Budding Member, 2 posts) 29 Mar '14 16:49

I got issues with mixing soiled and cleaned though separated by plastics respectively ... the scent gets mixed terribly. However i must stay true to the one backpack travel thing to ease the carry this and that dilemma.
P.s. thanks by the way for sharing ideas.

5. Posted by Degolasse (Travel Guru, 807 posts) 4 Apr '14 22:16

I just wash clothes every day in the sink so that I never have dirty clothes. If for some reason I can't wash my clothes, I only ever have maybe one pair of undies, socks, and a shirt that are dirty, and they can easily fit in a small plastic bag or even a large ziplock.