Iraq What to Pack

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Iraq What to Pack

  • Plugs and candles/torches

    Bizarrely, Iraq uses the same plug sockets as the UK, so you'll need to bring along a 3-pin adaptor if you want to charge your phone or iPod. I didn't see any for sale in the bazaars, but then again I wasn't looking...but if you spend long enough, I'm sure you'll find them somewhere. Power cuts are quite frequent, but most hotels have back-up...

  • Bring Your Own Ammo

    You need something with straps that you can carry as a backpack. Wheeled luggage is useless on crushed rock and river rock. Cordura Nylon is best. You can beat on it, cut it, and run in sand storms with it and still wash and use it. Most of us use Bug Out Bags. Heavy duty clothing from good manufacturers is a must. Columbia, 5.11, Timberland, any...

  • Take everything u can think of!

    when we travelled to Iraq,my mom packed everything,,we were a moving super market!took tooth pastes, shampoos, soaps,,, rice,olive oil,olives...and dont laugh at this,,but we also took a 10 kilo grams of Bananas!My cousin`s 7 year old kid did NOT know what was that fruit!It was his first time to see and taste a banana!!!!!!!! If it`s summer take...

  • Packing List

    in summer,it IS hot,but really hot:42°C in bagdad and mossoul,45°C in the south take everything you can,for in iraq,if you are sick,you will probably die;do not drink water,because in iraq,water has no minerals,so you will lose to much sodium magnesium and calcium avoid to take photographs outside tourist or acheological sites;and of course,it...

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Iraq Hotels

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  • Sultan Palace Hotel

    Al Tahariyat Square, Baghdad, 0101, IQ

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Jordan Tower Amman

    48 Hashemi Street, Downtown, Amman 11844, Jordan (Formerly Jordan Tower Amman)

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Cristal Erbil Hotel

    100 Meter Road, After Akar Petrol Station

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Al Rasheed Hotel

    I have not accommodated personally in this hotel,but the entrance of it was truely a state of...

  • Kandeel Hotel

    Al Musbah Square, Baghdad, 0101, IQ

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