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Travel Bag Essentials

Last week, I shared part 1 of my Melbourne trip. That trip was my first proper time in Australia, first overseas trip with my partner and my first overseas travel since moving to NZ nearly 10 years ago.

We went to Queenstown last year but that was just a domestic flight that did not require going through customs and needing a passport. Our Melbourne trip required that and I wanted to be prepared.

The things above are what I had in my bag on the plane and what I consider flight essentials. Check all the details down below.

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Backpacks and Sneakers

I’m off to Melbourne today (yay!) and a few weeks ago, while planning for it, I decided to get a backpack and sneakers.

The three things in this post are not something I’d wear or use often. I haven’t used a backpack since I went to school which was over 5 years ago. I never liked backpacks either except for my polka dot Jansport back which was cool at the time.

Anyway, the reason why I decided to get a backpack is mainly for this holiday. I only intended to get one backpack too but see below as to why I ended up with two different ones.

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