Author(s): Hitha Palepu
This illustrated guide shows readers how to plan strategically for a trip in a whole new way. Written by a former consultant who has travelled more than 500,000 cumulative miles around the world, How to Pack includes guidelines for narrowing down one's wardrobe, how many pairs of shoes are really necessary and best practices for storing toiletries and makeup. Here, too, are instructions on selecting the right luggage, when to fold vs. roll clothing, and trip-specific packing lists. Hitha's tips are for today's modern traveller who doesn't want to sacrifice style for space, but who still wants to fit a 2-week vacation wardrobe into a carry-on bag.
Hitha Palepu, founder of the website Hitha on the Go, has travelled more than 500,000 miles around the world accumulating a wealth of tips and tricks of the best ways to pack right and pack light. She and her blog have been featured in the New York Times, Forbes and GLAM. She lives in New York City with her husband and son.