Travelling in the winter time isn't for everyone but it can be with the right preparation.
Two primary pieces in your layering system are the outer shell and mid-layer jacket. – Arc'teryx Zeta AR – Arc'teryx Proton LT Hoody
A good fleece is necessary but a quality technical fleece is even better if you can swing it. These served as the second layer. – Patagonia R1 – Arc'teryx Delta MX
Base layer tops are like underwear. They're next-to-skin and since the other layers are re-used throughout your entire trip, you'll probably want a couple of these in your rotation.
After your underwear, there's a base layer, followed by a fleece, and finally a waterproof shell. – Icebreaker BodyfitZone Merino 260 3/4 Leggings – Arc'teryx Gamma AR – Arc'teryx Beta AR
The unglamorous part of any packing list. – ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxer Briefs – Various thermal socks