2017
04.19

SCALE

SYNOPSIS:  ABOUT PACKING FOR A MULTI-SEASON TRIP.  A FEW INSIGHTS INTO MY OCD NATURE.  ABOUT TSA PRE-APPROVAL,  ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF NUTELLA, AND WHAT CONSTITUTES A LIQUID.

It was agony!  For three days I had been deciding, sorting, weighing, arranging, downsizing, rearranging and weighing again, all the travel pouches that were destined to accompany me on my next trip.  The pile of pouches just would not shrink, no matter how much I tried.  It wasn’t the length of the trip, it was the weather that caused the problem.  In China it was still cool and rainy, in Tibet there would be warm days, cool nights, and snow on some of the treks, and in Nepal the hot and dusty summer would give way to the monsoon shortly. 

Aside from all the necessities for each climate, I needed just the one or two fun and comfy outfits, right?VIEW PHOTOS AND READ THE WHOLE STORY