I’m getting it down. I used to start 3 weeks in advance. I started yesterday. Casual simple clothes in earth colors. Most from Goodwill that I could leave there if needed. 1-2 sleeveless shirts, 2 short sleeve, one black long sleeve UnderArmour shirt with snugilly lining (my fav), vest with zipper pocket for camera, underwear/socks, flipflops 2 pairs (one for shower), one pair of Columbia Sport walking shoes, NO MAKEUP, diary, 3 clothespins, sharpie, rain poncho found at yardsale, extra glasses, IPAD (will use for blog), passport neck thing, around-the-neck pillow, 2 long pairs of pants (one elastic), 1 pair of capris (brown), one skirt (I won’t wear it but…), PJ bottoms, windbreaker, camera, 1 zip-up-the-front hoodie, 1 Delta travel blanket, wash cloth, toothpaste, soap, Lonely Planet EC + Spanish translation bk, shampoo/condit (could buy down there but…), mosquito stuff (probably won’t use), sunscreen (ditto), swimsuit (ditto), umbrella (ditto), Pepto Bismol tabs, Probiotics (start taking 2 weeks in advance), Immodium, Ibuprofen, Credit card (will rarely use), CASH in small bills tucked into feminine products for camouflage, AAA purse with multiple pockets packed inside a free carry-on Backpack, one free small Carry-on, 2 free checked bags filled with stuff that EC friends want us to bring down including brownie mix, cat treats, 2 cups of cayenne, an Apple tablet, cotton Fabric (43 lbs), sewing machine foot and socks.