-The time of year you plan to travel plays an important role in the type of clothing you will need to pack. By checking the seasonal climate and current weather conditions in the places you will be visiting, you can get a better idea of what to expect and pack accordingl
-Make sure to pack enough comfortable clothing and shoes suitable for continuous walking. When traveling you may often find yourself covering a lot of ground on foot, so being comfortable is of the utmost importance
-Waterproof clothing or jackets are always helpful to have with you when traveling. Because weather can often be unpredictable when traveling through Asia, especially during the rainy season, it is a good idea bring along clothing that dries easily. Travel umbrellas also come in very handy if you find yourself caught in an unexpected downpour.
-If you are traveling in the summer it is always a good idea to pack a sunhat, sunglasses, and sunscreen
-Take consideration in packing your personal items such as toiletries. Travel size bottles are always convenient for trips because they cut down on the size and weight of your luggage. Although you can always find a replacement toothbrush or other basic hygiene products while traveling through China, you may not be able to find a particular product or brand you are familiar with, so it is helpful to pack your own supply