First-time study abroad students often make the mistake of packing too much or too little. Some students want to bring every comfort of home along and others get caught up by the romantic notion of heading out to explore the world with nothing more than a toothbrush and a passport. Savvy travelers know that the best adventures happen when you travel light and are equipped with some necessities.
Mistakes happen when traveling overseas, but you can reduce the impact of small glitches if you have a few practical items packed on your carry-on. [Read more…]