Packing list for a warm weekend in a European city

Posted by TripMapper | 12th May 2023

With TripMapper being a travel budgeting and trip planning app, we obviously love to be organised when it comes to all things travel! Having a well-organised packing list allows you to focus on the great trip coming up, knowing that you have everything you need.

You'll be well-prepared for your warm weekend in Europe with our packing list. Tailor the list to your specific needs and the activities you plan on doing. Also, be sure to check the weather forecast for your destination and adjust your packing accordingly!


  • Lightweight, breathable tops and t-shirts
  • Shorts or skirts
  • Dresses or jumpsuits
  • Lightweight pants or leggings
  • Swimwear
  • Undergarments and socks
  • Comfortable walking shoes or sandals
  • Flip-flops or beach sandals
  • Appropriate attire for dining out or visiting cultural sites
  • Hat or cap for sun protection
  • Sunglasses


  • Light jacket or cardigan for cooler evenings
  • Lightweight rain jacket in case of rain


  • Smartphone for navigation, capturing memories and for on the go access to your TripMapper itinerary app (with your transport tickets, accommodation details, restaurant reservations etc. all contained within the app)
  • Camera
  • Travel adapter (if necessary) for European outlets
  • Chargers and cables for your electronic devices
  • Portable charger for your electronic devices
  • Small backpack or day bag for exploring
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Portable umbrella
  • Luggage locks to secure your belongings in your accommodation
  • Personal comfort items such as a travel pillow, eye mask and earplugs

Toiletries and Medications:

  • Travel-sized toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)
  • Sunscreen with a high SPF
  • Basic first aid kit (including plasters for foot blisters!)
  • Over-the-counter medicines you might need
  • Prescription medications (if applicable)


  • Essential travel documents, such as your passport, visa (if applicable), travel insurance information, European health insurance card (if applicable) and any necessary identification
  • Cash and/or credit cards for expenses during your trip

Remember to use the TripMapper travel itinerary app to help you plan for and budget for your European city break! Yes, it also tracks your vacation budget - it's the best travel planner out there!

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