Summer Travel Essentials: Traveling Safely and In Style

As attractions like Disney are opening up and the weather is becoming warmer, the temptation to travel is affecting everybody. If you’re one of the people taking a safe, socially-distant vacation, you might not know what to bring with you (besides your masks, of course!). This following guide will point you in the right direction, so you don’t have to fret over paying extra for luggage, or overpacking the car. You’ll be traveling safely and in style with these luxury summer travel essentials.

Luggage and Bags

1. London Fog 4-piece luggage set (Click image to purchase, if desired)

No matter what your method of transportation is, this ornate luggage set has the perfect piece for you. This stylish four-piece set is spacious enough that you don’t have to worry about leaving any of your summer travel essentials behind!

2. FRYE duffle bag (Click image to purchase, if desired)

This duffle bag is light enough to accommodate you anywhere on your journey, but roomy enough to house your necessities. With an additional inside pocket, as well as card slots, this sleek bag can carry anything you might need, without becoming too cumbersome. 

3. TUMI passcase (Click image to purchase, if desired)

If your wallet is ancient or just plain drab, spruce it up by swapping it for a passcase! This wallet has plenty of card slots, so you never have to worry about having the right credit or gift card on your precious vacation time.  

4. Maya Small Hobo Purse Handbag, by Fossil (Click image to purchase, if desired)

This beautiful handbag can be taken anywhere on your vacation: it’s casual enough to lay next to you at the poolside, but sleek enough to accessorize your outfit at the fanciest restaurant in town. The bag has enough storage space so you can keep your wallet, phone, makeup, and other belongings all by your side.


1. Ray-Ban sunglasses (Click image to purchase, if desired)

These unisex sunglasses protect your eyes and enhance your outfit all in one! You can lounge by the pool, ocean, or lakeside in style and security.

2. La Blanca swimsuit (Click image to purchase, if desired)

La Blanca’s bathing suits are flattering and comfortable for every body type. Their elegant designs and vibrant colors ensure you’ll make a statement every time you swim!

3. A Drews bathing suit (Click image to purchase, if desired)


This bathing suit’s fit is a flexible one, as its elasticity conforms to any body shape. With an array of shocking colors and patterns to choose from, you’ll be sure to make a splash no matter where you go!

4. Adidas sneakers (Click image to purchase, if desired)

Even if you’re on vacation, it’s still important to take care of your body and be active. You’ll hardly even notice you’re working out in these cushioned, comfortable sneakers! 


1. Obagi Medical sunscreen (Click image to purchase, if desired)

The sun doesn’t take a vacation, so it’s essential to keep your skin protected and safe from harmful UV rays. As a result, sunscreen has to be part of your summer travel essentials, no matter where you’re going. This sunscreen can be slathered on in the morning as part of your skincare routine, or whenever it’s needed as you’re basking in the sun’s warmth. 


1. Western Digital external hard drive (Click image to purchase, if desired)


If you really can’t stop yourself from sending those work-related e-mails, this portable hard drive is perfect for you. It comes with a USB cable to plug into your laptop so your social media and cloud storage can always be backed up. Whether you abandon your laptop as soon as vacation starts or you check it every night, this portable hard drive is a must-have. 

2. Bose noise-cancelling headphones (Click image to purchase, if desired)

Even if you’re in paradise, sometimes you need to block out the world around you and have some much-needed alone time. These headphones are the first in-ear noise cancelling headphones, meaning that you can listen to your music in peace, but also in comfort. The “Aware” mode also allows you to toggle between silence, and the regular bustle of everyday life.

3. Canon Mirrorless Digital Camera (Click image to purchase, if desired)

There are always priceless memories to be made on vacation, no matter where you go: why not use a convenient, well-equipped camera to capture them? Canon’s mirrorless digital camera can make your photos look professional, no matter what conditions you’re in.


1. Pendleton Roll Up Blanket (Click image to purchase, if desired)

Even if you’re going somewhere with the sunniest skies, this blanket is portable and comfortable enough to justify bringing along. You can snuggle up in it on a plane, a train, or in a car, but it also provides you with the perfect place to lay on the beach. This blanket is easily one of the most versatile summer travel essentials!

Everyone at VUE Magazine wishes you safe travels if you’re planning on taking a vacation this summer. Before you leave, make sure you’re not forgetting any of your summer travel essentials so you can have a stress-free summer getaway!