WHAT TO WEAR EVERYWHERE

 

Click on the regions below to uncover tips on what to wear, what to pack (and avoid), do’s and don’ts, country specific packing tips, and our favorite topic – shoes! For packing lists, click here.  Don’t forget to download your free packing checklist!

 

AFRICA

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

Best Women’s Safari Clothing for Africa Overland Travel

Planning an Africa safari or overland tour? This is the best womens safari clothing. Read our complete guide to find out exactly what to wear on safari!

What to Wear in South Africa: Cape Town Fashion

TFG’s fashion blogger Cailyn Cox talks Cape Town fashion and helps you plan what to wear in South Africa. Find out her recommended travel essentials!

What to Wear Gorilla Trekking: Packing List for 3 Weeks in East Africa

One of our readers traveled carry-on only for 3 weeks in East Africa including a gorilla trek in Uganda, which would almost require a packing list on its own. Keep reading to find out exactly what clothing and gear she packed on her big adventure!

What to Wear in Morocco: Cities, Beach, and the Sahara Desert

Morocco is a magical place that stimulates all the senses at once through colors, sounds, textures, smells, and tastes. Find out what to wear in Morocco!

ASIA

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

What to Wear in Israel: Summer And Winter

Headed to Israel? Keep reading for lots of tips on what to pack and what to wear for a fun, stylish, and comfortable vacation!

What to Wear in the Maldives

Spending any idyllic vacation in the Maldives? You might be surprised to find out what you can and can’t wear. Find out what to pack for the Maldives!

What to Wear in Bali: Packing List and Travel Tips

Planning an adventure to Indonesia and wondering what to wear in Bali? This Bali packing list will show you exactly what you need to bring on your trip!

Backpacking Southeast Asia: The Ultimate Packing List

  Southeast Asia is one of my very favorite places in the world; and Thailand in particular is near and dear to my heart. This is a region rich with culture, food, fun, and a budget that all travelers can enjoy. I spent 5 months backpacking Southeast Asia in 2010...

CENTRAL AMERICA

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

Packing for Costa Rica: Checklist for Dry and Rainy Season

  Confused about what to take to Costa Rica in the dry vs rainy season? Samantha and Yeison, from My Tan Feet, share their insider tips on packing for Costa Rica. Keep reading to learn more!   Packing for Costa Rica Written by: Samantha and Yeison  ...

How to Pack for a Cruise to South America

Wondering how to pack for a cruise to South America? Read our packing tips for a month on a cruise exploring Latin America’s beautiful port cities.

What to Pack for Nicaragua: Cities, Volcanos, Lakes, and Beaches

Wondering what to pack for Nicaragua? Read our tips on León, San Juan del Sur, Granada, Ometepe Island, and Laguna de Apoyo!   What to Pack for Nicaragua Written By: Megan Stetzel   I spent a month exploring Nicaragua and quickly fell in love with this...

What to Wear in Guatemala in Winter

Wondering what to wear in Guatemala? It's one of my top five countries in the whole world! I spent a couple of months traveling here and highly recommend it. Here's everything you need to know!   What to Wear in Guatemala   Guatemala is one of my favorite...

EUROPE

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

What to Pack for Iceland in March: Clothing, Gear and Essentials

  Wondering what to pack for Iceland in March? We've got everything you need to know! You even can travel carry-on only with these tips!   What to Pack for Iceland in March     Table Of Contents   Traveling to Iceland in March is one of the...

Budapest Travel Packing List

  For this edition of Locals Approved Packing Lists Sara Hajgato, a designer for the brand BOTANIKA, has provided  a locals opinion to help us create this Budapest Travel Packing List. Sara is a Budapest based eco-conscious designer for BOTANIKA, a brand that...

What to Wear in Berlin: Autumn, Summer, Winter, and Spring

The German city of Berlin has become a red-hot destination for city lovers. Keep reading to find out what to wear in Berlin throughout the year!

How to Pack Carry-on Only for 2 Weeks in Europe in Winter

One of our readers traveled carry-on only for 2 weeks to Europe in winter including Bratislava, Vienna, Salzburg, and Munich. Find out how she did it!

NORTH AMERICA

What to Wear in California: Outfits for SoCal Style

  The coast, the palm trees, the cool breeze amidst the hot sun and the giant “Hollywood” sign. It sounds like southern California is on the itinerary. Keep reading and find out what to wear in central to southern California!   Outfits for SoCal Style...

What to Wear in Virginia Beach on Vacation: Summer and Fall

Headed to Virginia Beach? We’ve got tips for summer and fall. Here’s what to wear in Virginia beach on vacation!

What to Pack for a Florida Keys Vacation

  The Florida Keys is a popular destination getaway that boasts of crystal clear, blue waters and secluded beaches. It is a favorite location for Spring Break, romantic vacations, destination weddings, and other special events. Wondering what to wear on your...

What to Wear when Visiting Utah National Parks in Spring

  A few readers have asked me what to wear when visiting Utah National Parks so I thought I'd share some clothing tips based on what I personally wore and also what I saw other travelers wearing on my recent 10 day road trip with Jucy Campervans. Find out what...

USA Road Trip Packing List

While traveling by car allows for more luggage space than flying, avoid stress by packing efficiently! Find out what’s on our USA road trip packing list!

SOUTH AMERICA

What to Wear in Colombia: Vacation Packing List

  For this edition of Locals Approved Packing Lists two Colombia residents have assisted in providing a reliable account of a locals view to help us determine what to wear in Colombia.   What to Wear in Colombia Edited by Chantelle Mallin   Jasmine,...

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

Argentina Travel Packing List: What to Wear in Buenos Aires

  For this Argentina Travel Packing List learn what to wear in Buenos Aires from two locals that have stylish travel fashion tips for you! Katy Schlegel lived in Buenos Aires for 6 months and has recently returned from a 2 month stay visiting friends and family,...

What to Wear to Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

Traveling to Rio de Janeiro is exciting in itself; visiting for Carnival is a whole other experience! Read these tips on what to wear to Carnival in Rio!

Inca Trail and Machu Picchu Tours Packing List

Packing List for the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu Tours to help you plan your travel gear for this epic journey in Peru. Find out what to pack and more!

SOUTH PACIFIC

The Ultimate Packing List for Vacation (with Printable Travel Checklist)

Looking for the ultimate packing list? Here it is! All the things you need to bring – organized by category. Plus, an editable, printable packing list!

What to Wear in New Zealand: Packing List for All Seasons

New Zealand has jaw-dropping mountains, crisp blue lakes, beautiful beaches, and a bustling capital. It’s a must visit! Here’s what to wear in New Zealand!

Backpacking New Zealand Packing List

  For the edition of Locals Approved Packing Lists Olivia McCaskill, a resident Kiwi, has assisted in providing a reliable account of a locals view for a realistic backpacking New Zealand packing list. Olivia was born and raised in a small town in the Canterbury...

What to Pack for a Camping Trip in New Zealand

Camping is one of the best ways to see the gorgeous country of New Zealand, but packing for camping isn’t easy. Keep reading to learn what to pack for a summer camping trip in New Zealand so you’re prepared to hit the road!

What to Wear in Tasmania Year-Round: A Packing List

Tasmania may not be as popular a destination as Australia or New Zealand, but it’s a beautiful state worth visiting. Find out what to wear in Tasmania whichever time of year you head down under!

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