“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

Ultimate Checklist for Traveling Abroad

If you’re getting ready for an international trip, you really need to check out this article from SmarterTravel. Among other tips, there’s this list of things you REALLY need in your carry-on:

  • Passport and visa
  • Medications
  • Insurance and ID cards
  • Cash, debit and credit cards
  • Pen for customs cards
  • Portable charger
  • Earplugs, eye mask, natural sleep aid
  • Electrical converters/adapters specific to your destination
  • Headphones
  • Anti-bacterial wipes
  • Sweater/Scarf for the cold plane
  • Plastic bags
  • Cameras/memory cards