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31. Posted by mapsandmoxie (Budding Member, 75 posts) 2 Dec '10 17:11

The 5 things I wouldn't go without:

Wide scarves - they're great, and can be used as shirts, skirts, towels, scarves, pillows...
Camera
Guidebook for next destination
Watch
passport

32. Posted by mianha (Budding Member, 24 posts) 2 Dec '10 23:49

Primitive things are more suitable if something technology goes wrong.

33. Posted by Ailat (Budding Member, 2 posts) 3 Dec '10 10:48

Quoting mianha

Primitive things are more suitable if something technology goes wrong.

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I agree. Although nowadays, it is useful to have technology on you just in case.

I would say my 5 are:

comfortable walking shoes
notebook
phone
bed roll
money

With those and the clothes on my back I could go anywhere and do anything.

34. Posted by Marta_Marq (Budding Member, 22 posts) 3 Dec '10 17:45

Well... It's hard to choose only 5 main things to take on a trip, but my list would be this:

1. Money (of course)
2. Ipod
3. Notebook and pen
4. A good book
5. My mobile phone

35. Posted by megtravels (Budding Member, 23 posts) 4 Dec '10 02:08

1-5 good books (but can usually pick more up while travelling if needed)
2 carabiners
money in local currency (always bring some cash in case credit card doesn't work!)
clothing (traditional if in india etc.)
sweater
passport
credit card
journal and 2or3 pens
imodium
comfortable walking shoes and/or sandals
RAINCOAT (can be used against the rain or against the cold with a sweater or 2 underneath)
large multipurpose scarf
pocketknife
backpack medium and small (small one very handy for day trips)
a smile, patience, acceptance, energy and sometimes courage

36. Posted by dlovallo1 (Full Member, 119 posts) 4 Dec '10 12:56

ATM Card
Passport
Camera
Ipod
Mobile pone

:D

37. Posted by ashiah133 (First Time Poster, 1 posts) 4 Dec '10 13:13

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38. Posted by mich88toto (Budding Member, 4 posts) 6 Dec '10 15:24

A notebook and pen. You never know what random thoughts or idea's might surface.... and you won't ever remember them after that moment is gone! :)

39. Posted by rasheeed (Full Member, 75 posts) 6 Dec '10 15:36

I thought about something I wanted to add to this thread, but i forgot...

'sheeed

40. Posted by eldonjan.u (First Time Poster, 1 posts) 6 Dec '10 19:15

money
clothes
bag
map
contact