But don't forget your:

Paper products: toilet paper, paper towels, napkins Costco essentials: love black olives or protein powder or bulk cereal or your favorite toothpaste or canned tomatoes or italian seasoning or tinned tuna or garibaldi pasta or anything else you can get there? Buy it before you come and put it in your HHE. You will thank yourself later. All-weather clothes: you'll still need pants and long-sleeves in public, and coats if you ever go up north (Nepal, border region), though it gets hot there too. Costumes: theme parties are impossible to shop for locally. - Jul 2019


Mosquito spray. - Jan 2019


HHE with your favorite liquids! - Nov 2017


Meds - Pepto Bismo, Tums, Nyquil - sunscreen, mosquito repellent. Strong VPN, gadgets to boost your router signal, DVDs, AppleTv, Ipods, UPS. - Sep 2016


Low expectations - honestly, it sounds bad, but it's not. India can be rough, but it can be a lot of fun and it's not that bad. Just, when you want to ask yourself "Why," ask "why not" and be surprised when they have something on the menu! - Mar 2015


Sense of humor, sense of adventure, open-mindedness, positive attitude, friendliness, favorite coffee. Jacket, sweaters and blankets. Northern India does get cold, so if you travel to New Delhi, you may need to dress warm. - Jan 2015


Patience, compassion, and sense of adventure. - Nov 2014


Sense of adventure, noise-cancelling headset and Pepto Bismol - Jul 2014


Bug spray, Sunscreen without whitening cream, booze, pet supplies, yoga clothes and mat, and laid-back personality. - Mar 2012


Sunblock and bug spray. - Feb 2012


Sunblock, bug spray, good shoes, and any hobby items that will keep you occupied during the hot season. - Jan 2011


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