How to pack a suit

One of the few occasions where I still take a carry-on roller bag is when I’m traveling either for business or for a wedding or funeral.  These situations typically require a suit and some dress clothes, so on these rare occurrences (and we’re talking maybe […]

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Using travel as an excuse to go shopping

Though I love travel, I hate shopping.  Sometimes it’s unavoidable, but I’m definitely an in-and-out shopper.  I make a list, get what I need, and then poof — I’m gone. Knowing this about me, Mrs. Lite Adventurer was browsing some magazines laying around her office […]

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What’s in my toiletries bag?

Whether one travels for a quick weekend getaway or for a multi-month jaunt around the world, one indispensable part of every traveler’s luggage is his collection of toiletries.  Like shoes, this is another portion of the travel ensemble that can get quickly out of hand […]

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Shirts to avoid when traveling

  This post is an extension of my earlier one about shirt recommendations. To briefly summarize what to look for in a good travel shirt: 1)  Avoid cotton 2)  Spend some money on brand name, high quality polyester.  No cheapo discount store garbage. 3) Find […]

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