Packing for rainy season is not alarming as anyone might think.
I am writing this for you not to stop your travel plans during rainy season. Because, there’s never a perfect time to go. If you are thinking to skip places because of the wet season, then you are going to miss most of your Southeast Asia. What’s important is to be prepared for the weather and you’ll be able to rock like a local. Here are a few suggestions.
Good quality poncho I love this idea! Not only it is waterproof, it’s also windproof. It’s lightweight and durable. In terms of protecting yourself from the rain there are number of options, but poncho is my top list.
Leave the good stuff behind. Rainy season means mud, dirt and other stuff. Your shoes might get trashed. Don’t packed white shoes.
Dry bags for your electronics
If you get into the habit of just packing your electronics in any way, this is not advisable during rainy season. Your clothes will dry out, but your gadget won’t. So it is very important to choose the perfect dry bag, some don’t respond well to constant rain and the items inside can be affected.
Quick dry clothes
If you are planning on doing any kind of activity while travelling in the wet season a good quality quick dry clothes is a must. They are design definitely for the job of quick dry, and feel comfortable enough to wear when wet.
Rain can make travel messy, but to some it is romantic. So if your thinking not to travel during wet season, please don’t. Take our piece of advice, pack the right way. It’s all part of the excitement of travel.
What are your tips on what to pack during rainy season? Comment below.
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