TRAVELING

One week before

  • Check relevant TAGS in taskwarrior
    • +UA, +DE, +s
  • Go through list of people
  • Anything to eat before leaving?
  • Any documents there or on the way back that take time to get?
  • What are the current corona rules, do I need PCR tests or something?

One day before / evening before

  • Start charging phone
  • Start charging computer
  • Start charging fitbit
  • Start charging headphones
  • Download podcasts or movies?

Bureaucracy and documents

  • Plane
    • Online check-in?
    • PDF downloaded on phone
    • Which airports?
  • Docs
    • Passport
      • Valid
      • B/W copy
    • Aufenthalthstitel
      • Valid
      • B/W copy
    • Bank cards
    • Any other documents needed on the way there or back?
    • Proof of vaccination or negative PCR test or whatever
    • Any documents not needed in DEPARTING country
      • Health insurance
  • SIM cards box
    • All existing
    • CHARGE any needed ones
    • $thing to remove/add SIM cards

Practicalities

  • KEYS for all potentially needed apts
    • Leave the ones unneeded!
  • Small BACKUP on external drive left in DEPARTING country?

  • Money
    • Currency of both countries
    • In hand luggage
  • What will be needed on the WAY BACK? (Docs/keys/…)

Electronics

  • Chargers/wires/…:
    • Fitbit charger
    • Phone charger
    • Laptop charger
    • microUSB and USB type C for phone and headphones
    • 3.5mm for headphones + “lengthner”
    • Mouse and its USB dongle
    • Disconnect and leave the keyboard USB Dongle
  • Is everything 100% charged?

Personal

  • Teeth
    • Brush
    • IF electronic – with CHARGER and attachments

Trip inself

  • What will be needed on the WAY there?
  • What is available / will be / is needed in TARGET?
  • Medicines for the trip:
    • Atoxil / Eliminal / Sorbex
    • Фаниган
    • Phenibut?
    • All the usual prescription medicines
  • Empty water bottle
  • Кульки
  • Салфетки
    • сухие
    • мокрые
  • Рассческа
  • Book; pen; notebook or A4 papers in folder

For the flight

  • Empty water bottle
  • Way to connect headphones to phone
  • If the trip will be long:
    • Travel pillow?
    • Sleep mask or clothing with hood?

Clothes

  • CHECK weather at target point
    • Take all needed layers
  • something with BREAST POCKET for passport/docs
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Belt
  • N underwear
  • N socks

DEPARTURE CHECKLIST

  • Take pictures of LUGGAGE
    • put A4 with date, flight, name, numbers inside
    • inside
    • outside
  • Room clean
    • Or at least nothing organic in room
    • Take away the trash
  • Everything turned off
    • Electricity off
    • things disconnected from sockets
  • Clean fridge
  • Take all chargers, everything that was being charged during the night, ALL CONVERTERS
  • Copies of the documents, PDFs of all documents
  • Documents
    • Passport
    • CORRECT Tickets printed or downloaded
    • Everything needed on the way back