ondering how to pack for a trip to India? The New York Times' seasoned traveler Jada Yuan offers fabulous tips for long-term travel; many are also great for a two-week trip to India. From choosing a suitcase to comfortable shoes, check out her suggestions:
By now, as I get ready to go on my eighth tour, you would think it would be easier to pack! And it is...but it's still a process. I start with a lightweight suitcase since the internal baggage limit for checked luggage in India is 33 kg (about 15 lbs) and 15 kg (about 7 lbs) for carry-ons. I love the compression bags that help organize my clothes and save space in my suitcase. A checklist of clothes, medications, toiletries, electronics and other "stuff" helps me to remember what I need. I usually keep small toiletry bags packed year-round so I just have to refill them.
Here I am getting ready...