6. Try to pack pants and skirts that you can mix and match with your shirts, that are more versatile.
12. Try to bring some snacks for your children, in case food is not easy to acquire when they are hungry. Try to make sure these are foods that can go through customs, or eat them before you have to.
15. Pack things so that the first things you need are on top and then put in order for when you need them.
16. Pack some garbage bags to put dirty clothes into.