Living on Less

Trip Start Apr 08, 2010
Trip End Jul 08, 2010

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Thursday, April 8, 2010

For Him
Gregory Baltaro 70 liter backpack
Marmot Precip pants
Rain shell
Arc'teryx Primaloft Jacket
Wool base layers
1 grey cashmere sweater
Nalgene water bottle
1 hat
5 cotton tees
3 pair Exofficio underwear
2 pair CK underwear
2 Patagonia button downs
1 Patagonia scrambler pant
2 Columbia zip-out pants
High top black Converse
Lowa Renegade boots
1 Prana button down
1 pair mesh shorts
1 bathing suit

For Her

Osprey Waypoint 85 liter backpack
Nalgene water bottle
Marmot Precip jacket
Marmot Precip pants
Arc'teryx Primaloft Jacket (it's radioactive hot!)
Marmot down vest
North Face gloves and hat
Duofold base layers
Cole Haan wool scarf
Exofficio hat for safari (with insect shield!)
Conair travel hair dryer

Lowa hiking boots
Bacara ballet flat (the Maria Sharapova by Cole Haan)
Reef thongs in gold
Phoebe sandals by Cole Haan (meeting me down under!)

2 pair of jeans
1 pair of J.Crew boyfriend shorts (the best!)
1 pair of J.Crew city cargos
1 pair of green khakis
2 button downs
3 cardigans
5 tees (J.Crew)
2 long sleeved waffle tees
3 pair of hiking socks
3 pair of regular socks
5 sets of undergarments; Exofficio and Maidenform T-shirt bras (the best, ladies!)
1 swimsuit and cover-up
Victorinox travel pillow

All my summer dresses are meeting me in Australia

For him & her
2 Kindles (thanks, JJ!)
2 money belts by Eagle Creek
2 Kindle covers by Cole Haan for Amazon
Toshiba NetBook
Canon PowerShot
Luggage tags from Flight 001
Mesh organizers from Muji
IPod Shuffle (fully loaded - thanks, Jesse and Mi!)
1 surge protector
Universal plug and converter
External hard drive
Malaria pills
LOADS of toiletries and meds with a second installment meeting us in Australia!

We are missing lots of small things ... but you get the point. 

P.S. The irony is, we're not even backpacking ... wondering how Sammy convinced me that carrying this pack was a good idea.  Yikes.
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Sam on

Safe travels! :)

Michelle on

Oh, you are so cute! Did you pack a chiropractor, because you might need one?! I miss you guys already and you're probably not even to the airport yet. Have a fabulous trip! Love you.

cheryl and mark on

Forget the chiropractor! I know a really good Physical Therapist who will be waiting when you get to the beach July8th!

renu-and-sam on

Ohmy, for real! I will need it.

mom on

Hard to believe that you are traveling so light. Good luck you both and enjoy this amazing trip.

Wayland on

And now you guys can smuggle little vietnamese women in your bags so they can walk on your back after a long day... Good thinking!!
Can't wait to see you in Australia! Naya needs her Massi!!!

bean on

Congrats on the Engagement!! Have a fabulous Trip!!! We can't wait to follow your travels.
bean and joey mess

Meg on

Let the adventures begin!!

Kiroun on

renu! we have been living down under for too long it seems ... we don't even recongize some of the brands you named! ha ... can't wait to check out the goods when you are in sydney :-) safe travels and see you soon ....

sunita on

What are you up to -Where are you. I miss you.

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