How you pack plays a big role in the outcome of your trip – if you’ve ever arrived at your destination only to find your suitcase splattered with the remains of a toothpaste explosion, you know this to be true! To pack for a trip, you have to organize everything you’ll need while you’re away and pack it all into your suitcase in a manner that reduces space while still protecting your stuff from leaks or other damage. There are also a few specific pointers to keep in mind for anyone traveling by plane or train.
If this is your first trip to South-East Asia, RELAX! In general South-East Asian people are friendly, and the places mostly safe. You’ll be met with smiles and treated with respect. However it is always better to be safe and cautious.
Pack light, and don’t bother with fancy clothes. South-East Asia is fairly hot & humid year-round.
Be aware that while visiting temples or palaces, you might be required to wear dresses that cover your knees and/or shoulders. Many places might also require you to remove your footwear before entering.
Ask us for detailed information on what to wear when visiting these countries.
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