The Ultimate Travel Checkoff List: The Week Long Edition

A week-long vacation means more opportunity to forget things. Nothing is more frustrating that not having what you need when you need it. If you are in a foreign country it is even harder to find a replacement on short notice. Don’t let this happen to you! Use this handy travel check off list and you won’t forget a thing!

The Week Long Edition

This editionĀ of the list is tailored for a week-long vacation. There is a good chance you will be flying somewhere for this amount of time so the list includes some important items that you need to make it through the plane trip alive as well as a few extras to keep you comfortable in you new home away from home.

Must Haves:

  • insurance cards
  • credit cards
  • cash
  • directions
  • tickets
  • flight itinerary
  • phone
  • phone charger
  • passport/ passport wallet
  • foreign currency
  • car rental info

Day Wear:

  • 2-3 dresses or skirts
  • 6-7 tops
  • 3-4 pairs shorts
  • 2 pair jeans
  • 3-5 sweaters or sweatshirts
  • 1 jacket or coat
  • 2-3 swimsuits
  • 2-3 night wear
  • 5 pair socks
  • 2 pair sneakers or good walking shoes
  • 1 pair sandals
  • 2-3 bras
  • 7-8 pairs underwear
  • cross body satchel or bag
  • 1 scarf for cool weather

Evening Wear:

  • 2 dress or skirt
  • 2 blouse
  • 2 pair pants
  • 1 suit
  • 1 pair dress shoes
  • 1 evening bag

Extras:

  • watch
  • belt
  • jewelry
  • sunglasses
  • sun hat
  • wash bag

Toiletries:

  • comb/ brush
  • hair accessories
  • contact lenses and solution
  • glasses
  • deodorant
  • face cleanser
  • moisturizer
  • razor
  • shaving cream
  • shampoo/ conditioner
  • body wash
  • body lotion
  • toothbrush
  • toothpaste
  • floss
  • lip balm
  • makeup
  • tweezers
  • perfume/ cologne
  • sunscreen
  • prescriptions
  • plastic bag/ sealable bag
  • hand sanitizer
  • band aids
  • ibuprofen/ acetaminophen for the kids
  • curling iron/ straightener/ hair dryer

For the Kids:

  • books
  • coloring books
  • crayons
  • snacks
  • toys
  • car games
  • iPad with movies
  • travel friendly games

For the Trip:

  • awesome playlist
  • audio book/ book/ e-reader
  • travel pillow
  • ear plugs
  • noise canceling headphones
  • sleep mask

Extras:

  • camera
  • headphones
  • chargers
  • laptop

Summing It Up

Let’s face it, you are going to forget stuff, it happens. At least with this list, chances are more likely that you won’t forget the crucial stuff and it may even eliminate the need to over pack, or under pack for that matter! Wait. Should the kids be added to the list? Nah!

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