Here´s some inspiration on bikepacking. I would love to load up the bike and go away for a couple of days. Or just one day like Yetirides from Finland does. The idea that you can have an adventure by just going out on a ride around the corner is awesome.
Bikepacking the easy way
But the hard way is also pretty cool. Like these guys. This video is just crazy!
Bikepacking the hard way
The market on bags sure is increasing. Mountain bike radio even got a show just about bikepacking.
Check it out. http://www.mountainbikeradio.com/bikepacker-radio/intro-show/
Some links to cool packing gear