Pack in one large suitcase (less than 50lbs)
plus your carry on and personal item. You will need to be able to carry/move
your own luggage into and out of the airport. If you have extra space, great! We
have some items to transport to the Orellanas.
pack a few items in carry-on luggage, just in case. Follow these guidelines for
all packing. www.tsa.gov/travel/travel-tips/travel-checklist. Feel free to ask questions if you
Clothing: 10 days (Plan for daily temperatures
of extra socks. It’s going to rain regularly.
(School and church) Orellanas also said we’d mostly just wear pants because of
– including your GOEcuador shirt!
clothes for sports
for painting buildings in (possibly multiple days)
shorts and skirts should be mid-thigh at least, no leggings as pants, or
spaghetti strap. Your clothes should be modest, conservative and glorifying to
God. Adults will tell people to change if necessary.
Bedding (sleeping on camp bunks)
and blankets will be provided. You don’t
need to bring these.
Personal (put liquids in a plastic bag, to
and soap (for shower)
water bottle (labeled)
etc. (if you typically take something, take it). Tell your GOE group adult
and/or a leader in your cabin know about your medicine.
Deck of cards or some similar small game. Put this in your carry-on.
- NO KNIVES
money as desired (~$50—small bills are best). Just for souvenirs, etc.
and discouraged. This is a good opportunity to take a break from these! Leaders
will have phones and Jonathan will post some for those back home. Cameras are