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Packing Tips For Beach Vacation

Beach vacation packing tips
Packing for beach vacation

Are you planning for a beach vacation? If yes then you should be aware that beach is all about fun, water, swimming, and the entire best thing you can expect of. But you cannot forget beach is also all about sun which brings tan. You don’t want to spend a month or two to get your original color back after one week of beach vacation. When you are going for a vacation at any random destination then packing is not that essential thing to consider but when you are going for a beach vacation packing the right essential and carrying them along with is very important. You must be all set for a beach vacation, with air tickets booked, hotel rooms also booked and your excitement level is at your peak but the only thing you are left with is packing. Most of the people keep it at last as it is a dreaded task and it kills your excitement and hence it is considered as the last minute job. But does it ever happened with you that due to last minute packing you have left something to pack which was very essential then you are regretting? If yes then you don’t want this to happen while packing for your beach vacation. Here are some of the essential things you must consider while packing for your beach vacation.

  • Sunscreen

Sunscreen is by far one of the most important things to pack for your beach vacation. Make this thing your best friend while you are on the beach. You might seem exploring the beach to be real fun but under any condition don’t go put in the sun without applying sunscreen. Apply loads and loads of it to each and every body part which is going to be exposed to the sun. Take a sunscreen which has SPF higher than 50 and keep on applying it often. Don’t miss out to apply lip guard along with sunscreen.

  • Casual shoes and flip flops

While packing for a beach vacation, it’s very essential to take flip flops or casual shoes as it is most comforting. These are very light weighted and walking on the beach is also easy if you put on casual shoes and flip flops.

  • Hats

Hat is not just a fashionable beach time accessory to carry on but it is also works best in providing protection from the sun. Exposure to the sun for a longer period of time can be very much dangerous for your skin. Hat is a handy solution to this problem. Check out for the light colors in hat as they will reflect the heat.

  • Sunglasses

Take a good pair of sunglasses for protecting your eyes from the harmful UV rays of the sun. Pick the sun glasses which have larger lenses while you are on the beach vacation.  If you are planning to wear your sun glasses while you are in the water then make sure to buy the strips as well to that you don’t lose them in water.

 

 

Tips for Packing While Travelling

Packing while travelling
Packing for trip

There are plenty of people who do packing at the last moment. However this is not the right thing to do. Last minute packing will make you forget some really essential thing and leaving you really disappointed and Hunting for the closet store art your destination for grabbing the left item. Unlike this, another scenario can be over packing the things and ending up being disorganized burdening you with heavy bags and paying extra money for extra luggage if travelling by flight. Despite of the fact whether you are packing for a weekend break or for the two weak beach holidays or a business trip, packing your stuff like a pro is very essential thing to do. Here are some of the tips which will help to do your packing effectively without forgetting anything.

  • Prepare a packing list

Are you tensed that you will forget some essential while packing? Have it happened you have remembered something while work to pack and forget the same thing while packing and regretted in your trip? If yes then you are not the only one facing this. To save yourself from missing out any essential, you should make a packing list before you start packing. Make list of what things you will need on your trip. You should keep this list with you all the time and whenever you remember anything note it down at the very moment and check this list while packing. You can use this list of packing every single time you travel.

  • Dodge stains

Now you might have packed clean and tidy clothes and discover a stain when you unpack it. This is really very much irritating. To avoid these stains, you should not pack your light colored clothes on the top, instead put the light colored clothes in the center. Take the disposable shower caps and cover your shoes in them. Many of the times shoes create stains in your clothes, covering them will help you to get rid of stains.

  • Roll your clothes

One of the essential tips for packing is to roll your clothes instead of folding it. Many people think that rolling your clothes will make crease in them. However this is not true. Rolling your clothes instead of folding will give you extra space in your bags and it will also keep your iron clothes intact without any crease in them. Try packing your clothes in this manner once and you will see the difference.

  • Fill up the dead space

When things come about packing, you must make use of every single space available to you. You can roll up your socks, hankies, small tops, and underwear’s and put them in your shoes. This will save up space in your suitcase and you will utilize the dead space of your shoes and of your bag.

  • Use zip lock bags

These bags should be used in packing specifically for electronics items. You will keep all of them in your hand bag which will tangle and you will not find them easily when you want them. Instead put those in separate zip lock bags to having comfort in getting them whenever needed.

Backpacking for Hiking in Bay Area

It is said that you should travel as much as you can, till your biological system allows you to. Once in a blue moon, you must offer yourself a change from your dull urban routine and escape to a destination which will relax and rejuvenate your body, mind and soul. Hiking is a good option when you are an adventurous person. Once you have a good backpack stuffed with all the required components, you are all set for your adventure. However, your backpack should include stuff depending upon the type of terrain you wish to explore. Here are few tips for backpacking while on a bay tour.

It might so happen that you would camp near a creek or something, so it is better to pack a robust tent. Keep a ointment ready to avoid the nuisance of bugs. Also carry a fully equipped first aid kit, just in case.

An Introduction to Navigation and Backpacking Equipment

When it comes to adventure traveling, there is no better option to charge your adrenaline. Exploring new places all on your own, surfing the wild terrain and the occasionally ruthless winds, and finding your own path. However, once you sit down for a while and look around, you get your astounding reward – heavenly landscapes, peaceful environment matched with the sounds of nature. However, a must-do thing about such adventures is to keep yourself stuffed with every commodity and equipment you may require – once you are out of the human reach, you are on your own.

You will require a good backpack (a strong one) which will carry all your stuff – tools, foodstuffs, water bottles, first aid kit and a good navigation system. The system will help you find and plan your travel route and help you adhere to it. It will also tell you exactly where you are and how much more you need to travel.