The Bare Essentials: 5 unmissable carry-on items

If only I’d look as cool as Kanye wearing my carry-ons.

Apparently many of you were interested to read my personal 5 unmissable backpacking items so I decided you voyeurists might enjoy another intrusion on my personal life and learn about the 5 things that I always carry with me on flights. Whether it’s a one-hour trip to London or two twelve-hour flights to Australia (cue horrified shudders), I will never get on a plane without these 5 personal holy grails.

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The Bare Essentials: 5 unmissable backpacking items

Packing efficiently is an art that I have yet to master – I somehow always manage to forget my toothbrush. However, over the years of traveling and trial and error, I do have a list of essentials that I always carry with me whenever I go on a trip, whether it’s a two-day city trip or a two-month backpacking trip. Lo and behold, my bare essentials.

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