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Backpacking Packing Essentials?

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    What are your essential backpacking packing tips?
    We all know clothes, passports, money...

    But what are some of the things you've found yourself stuck without and wish you had?

    I never travel without baby wipes-versatile in so many situations.

    A few plastic bags- From rubbish storage, separating dirty clothes, or repacking dirty shoes, you never know when they will come in handy...but they always do.

    A little zip-lock bag of washing powder-for emergency clothes was when you inevitably run out of clean everything.

    Elastic bands/hairties- these take up no space and are incredibly convenient for keeping food and bags airtight, and also for rolling your clothes up and keeping them together and compressed in elastic bands helps save space and keep your bag tidy.

    What are your essential packing tips?
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