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What We Pack for Two-Weeks in Germany

Free Printable Packing List for 2 Weeks in Germany for Email Subscribers

Noise-Cancelling Headphones
How I Was Able to Sleep for 5 Hours on a Transatlantic Flight

2-week Pill Box

Melatonin Vitamin

Excellent Camera
Universal Outlet Adaptor


Non-habit Forming Sleep Aid

The Camera Lens I Use The Most
Digital Luggage Scale


Keeps Water Cold for the Whole Trans-Atlantic Flight

The Only Camera Lens I Pack

WiFi Wherever You Want? Yes Please!

GlocalMe G2 4G Global
Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot

GlocalMe G2 World

Read More About Mobile Wi-Fi Here:

How to Get Mobile Internet in Germany & Our 10 Favorite iPhone® Travel Apps

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