Deciding what to pack for your micro-cation can be a daunting task. You never want to overpack, but the thought of being without something you really need (while you’re so many kilometres away from home) is even more frightening.
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So we’ve put together our top 8 must-have items to pack for your micro-cation. From trendy shades to comfy sandals, we’ve got you covered.
Nothing says jet setter like a cool pair of shades. Invest in a pair that not only look good but are 100% UV Protective too. Your skin and eyes will thank you in the long run.
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Don’t let the name freak you out. Modern sling bags often double as fanny packs for versatility (and style). So go for a ‘travel’ bag that you can use in the evening with skinny jeans and a smart top; as well as on your daytime hike.
When travelling, try to go for pieces that have multiple uses. Not only will you end up packing much less, but you’ll be able to invest in quality items that will last way beyond your vacation. A classic kimono can be worn over jeans, with a statement belt as a dress and as a cover-up over your cozzie.
The right carry-on bag should be durable, compact and chic. This one from Escape Society ticks all our boxes.
Finally, a hat you can pack without the fear of it looking like a dog’s breakfast when you get to your destination. Emthunzini hats are made from crush-resistant Flexibraid material. Making travelling with your hat a breeze.
Cool, casual and comfortable. Those are the perfect words to describe jogger pants. Perfect for long drives to the coast, these TENCEL™ Lyocell wrinkle-resistant trousers are your must-have travel piece.
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A great travel jacket is one you can wear with virtually anything that you have packed. It should also be able to easily transition from day to night without much fuss. A khaki jacket will do just that. Casual enough for the day, yet trendy enough for a night out.
Flatform sandals are not going anywhere. Not only are they so comfortable, but you can also explore your vacation spots all day. They’re also super trendy. It’s definitely a win-win