Do you think 40L backpacks are too small for long term travel?

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Post by Guest »

I have a 50L at the moment and I'm contemplating a downsize.

Post by Peter »

If you not moving between cold and hot climate the 40 is fine. We are 3 months into 6 or 7 mth with a 40ltr each and it’s fine. Just have to watch the weight for the airlines (7kg) if you carry on.

Post by Jaimee »

Honestly, it depends on a few factors. If you’re swapping climates then yes, you need more space for bulkier items. If you like shopping on your travels then yes. If you like a bigger wardrobe selection, then yes. Etc.

If you’re sticking to warm climates, you’re fairly minimalistic, and you don’t buy souvenirs, it’s perfect.

Post by Mathew »

My Girlfriend and I have been traveling for 15+ months across Central America Europe turkey and now south east asia with 40l Farpoint (mens) and Fairview (womens) and keep them under 10kg and haven't have any regrets!!
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