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Summer Travel Essentials

Whether you've planned an exciting city break or an indulgent beach getaway this summer, there's just some things that you can't live without on your travels. There's plenty to do before the big day, but let's be honest, holiday packing is one of the most exciting parts! We've got plenty of holiday and travel accessories on the Utility website - from alternative Travel Guides to Bags & Purses. Look no further!


THE CITY BREAK

Sometimes it takes a little perspective for us to remember how lucky are. Living in the UK, we've got incredible culture at our fingertips. The majority of Europe can be accessed reasonably easily from UK airports in less than three hours. Our list of must-haves below will help you ensure you have a trip to remember.

The 500 Hidden Secrets of Berlin (1) is a travel guide with a difference. Written by local creatives, each guide reveals Berlin's best kept secrets. Where are the best street food trucks? What about record shops? And where are the best places to watch buskers? The book contains independent advice on how best to discover one of the best cities in the world. Use it alongside a regular travel guide to supplement your trip.

Cabin Zero Bags (3) are handy, cabin-sized rucksacks that have an inbuilt worldwide tracker system in case things don't go according to plan. Available in a range of colours, the bags are waterproof and have enough room to house up to a week's worth of clothing.

Chilly's Water Bottles are on a mission to reduce plastic waste. Their double-walled and insulated reusable water bottles allow your drink to be kept cold for up to 24 hours, despite the outside temperature. With the freshness and flavour of your drink preserved, you'll wonder how you ever lived without it!

  1. The 500 Hidden Secrets of Berlin : £13.95
  2. Jet Set Go Passport Cover : £15.50
  3. Cabin Zero 44L Travel Bag - Navy : £60
  4. Hay Shelter Umbrella : £25
  5. Chilly's Reusable Water Bottle - Original Silver : £25
  6. Bellroy Card Pocket - Blue Steel : £45
  7. Clip Lens Set : £10
  8. Klean Kanteen Reusable Straws : £10

THE BEACH TRIP

You've been looking forward to it the whole year, and now finally your holidays are just around the corner. If you're on a holiday countdown, there'll be a few things you're looking to tick off your packing list. Water bottle? Packing pouches? Saviour hand cream?

The Ban.Do Paradiso Carry All Duo consists of two pouches held together with a carabiner. Throw in your makeup and stationery, and attach them to the inside of your suitcase. You'll never lose those important bits again!

Record every moment of your adventure with the Going Places Travel Journal. Perfect for longer-term trips, there's space to document up to six holidays at once. Complete with coloured pages and a waterproof plastic cover, this time round there's no excuse.

  1. Ban.Do Paradiso Carry All Duo : £10
  2. Pretty Useful Tools Perfume Atomiser : £15
  3. Klean Kanteen 800ml Water Bottle - Sea Crest : £19
  4. Going Places Travel Journal : £11.95
  5. Ban.Do Getaway Luggage Tag - First Class : £10
  6. L:A Bruket Sage, Rosemary and Lavender Hand Cream : £9
  7. ROKA London Bantry-H Bag - Teal : £50

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