Packing Like a Pro
WE OFTEN TEND TO OVERPACK AND CARRY FAR MORE THAN WE NEED. FREQUENT TRAVELLERS ON MASTERING THE ART OF MINIMALISM.
A comfortable T-shirt, sweater and leggings or jeans. Slip on shoes that double up as sturdy walking shoes. Stick to basics and a neutral colour palette. Few polished outfits for evening parties.
Go for Scandinavian thrillers, lifestyle and fashion magazines.
A shoulder bag with mints in it, moisturiser, miniature fragrance, socks, and earphones at all times.
Accessories to keep
Pack a statement ring and earrings in your handbag.
How to pack
Travel light. Swimwear and kaftans for the beach. A standby pair of leggings and jeans for transit. Cashmere sweaters, scarves and a jacket/coat for cold places. Comfortable walking shoes and a dressy yet neutral pair of shoes for evenings.
Choice of luggage
Tumi carry on for check-in, a Canvas duffel/tote if travelling without children and backpack if taking children along.
Apps suggesting best dining and museum options in every city.
iPhone, iPad, laptop and camera.