LPT If you’re flying with a connection, always pack underwear, toothbrush, toothpaste, dry snacks, and an empty bottle for water. If you end up with connection issues and you need to sleep in the airport or the airline loses your luggage then these are the essentials that you will be happy you have.

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Don’t forget your prescriptions, phone charger and some cash. Source: been there


I never check bags unless it’s international fl ight


I feel like you should always pack underwear and toiletries for any trip regardless of connections. I don’t usually worry about water bottles because airports usually have water fountains but ¯_(ツ)_/¯


I pack like I’m going to shit myself 3 times a day while traversing every major biome on earth.