We are still undecided whether we want to travel with panniers or with softbags.
After Daniela got her leg under the panniers in the deep sand on Iceland and that hurt, we flirted with the softer bags. On the other hand, there are such great world map stickers with which you can explain to others what you are doing, but they only fit on panniers. Topcase falls out too high on the bike because of too much weight.
We are still weighing up the various criteria (weight, packing size, waterproofness, anti-theft, comfort, sticker suitability, etc.).
Let’s see what it will be …