I am guilty of this, and I’m guessing you are too. I pack too much stuff. Over the years and trips I’ve gotten better – my personal best being a school-sized backpack for a 2-week jaunt to India – but there is always room for improvement.
Enter Rick Steves’ Travel Festival. Among the location specific travel classes was one of my favorite travel topics, packing: Packing Light and Right with Joan Robinson, a tour guide with 14+ years of experience. I was all over it.