The Travel List

Picture by : Laurent Carre

Things not to forget in your Travel Bag:

  1. Good walking shoes
  2. Slippers or sandals
  3. Tee shirts and sweat shirts
  4. Jeans
  5. Underwear
  6. Socks
  7. Sweater
  8. Swimming suit.
  9. Sunglasses
  10. Hat.
  11. Formal Dress and Formal Suit ( Optional )
  12. Rain Plastic Body Cover ( Optional – Depends on the Country )
  13. Gloves and Ice Cap ( Optional – Depends on the Country )

Useful Items to bring:

  1. Medications.
  2. Flashlight.
  3. Additional Glasses ( Optional – If you cant see without your glasses then you must have at least one reserve)
  4. Camera.
  5. Laptop.
  6. Memory Cards.
  7. Digital Recorder.
  8. Tripod. ( Optional )
  9. Sun block.
  10. Alarm clock.
  11. Tooth paste & Brush.
  12. Shaving Gel & Machine ( Beards – Optional for Hair as its very expensive to cut your hair in many countries and other countries you cant trust the barber, Its still your head ).
  13. Deodorant.
  14. Hand Gel.
  15. 110-volt transformer so you can use your 220-volt electrical appliances, such as razor, hair dryer, travel iron, etc. ( Optional )
  16. Electric Plug Convertor ( Better to have one ).
  17. Money belt: The flat type that you can wear under clothing.
  18. Small Back pack for carrying water, camera, etc.
  19. Compass ( Important ).
  20. Map ( Most of the maps you get from the information desk once you arrive in the airport )
  21. Lonely Planet Travel Guide ( Depends on where you’re going, They are the BEST ) it’s a must have.
  22. Travel diary and Pens: For journaling or memory-recording.
  23. Swiss Army Knife ( very helpful )
  24. First aid kit.
  25. Books to read in the traveling days.
  26. Mobile Charger.
  27. Musical Instrument. ( Optional – Just take your instrument with you because you will regret it if you can jam with someone in a different country and you don’t have your own Baby )
  28. Some souvenirs from your home country ( Optional but its important & special because you never know who you will meet )

Must Have:

  1. Passport
  2. Military Travel Permission ( Optional )
  3. Plane Tickets
  4. Converted Money ( Depends on where you’re going )
  5. Visa Cards

Try not to have heavy luggage to be quick and practical.

It’s just some tips I learned from traveling & I think it might be helpful for anyone interested.

Pick what you need from the list & again it depends on where and when are you traveling .



Picture by : Pierre Morel

6 Responses to “The Travel List”

  1. khaled Abdou Says:

    Very useful tips ,
    copying on my room wall 😀
    as i travel alot

  2. sara abdelmonime Says:

    Nice list =)

  3. Bassam Shedid Says:

    So Useful . . it seems that you learned all this stuff the HARD way My Friend : )

  4. May Taher Says:

    THANK YOUUUUU Hayman =)

    It’s very useful tab3an but I wish I could have it before traveling! :S
    I’ll consider it next time of course inshAllah.

  5. Amr Saif El-Nasr Says:


  6. muhamad ammar Says:

    Thank you very much for this valuable post..
    Kindly I would like to ask you where exactly can I get a money belt, I can’t find it. I need such one urgently, if you could recommend me a store to buy from, it would be so nice.
    Thanks in advance 🙂

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