Holiday Travel Checklist

When you travel are you a throw it in the suitcase and go kinda girl, or someone who needs a detailed holiday checklist to work from?

If you're the latter, this easy holiday packing list should ensure you have everything you need for your holiday trip.

WHEN YOU'RE TRAVELLING...

  1. Large bag to travel with

  2. Passport

  3. Phone

  4. Currency or credit card

  5. Travel insurance info (just in case)

  6. Chapstick

  7. Moisturizer

  8. Spare comfy socks for the plane

  9. Book

  10. Sunglasses

ALL THE TECH

  1. Travel adaptor

  2. Extension lead - to use with your adaptor so you can do your hair, charge your phone and have your speakers plugged in all at once

  3. Phone charger

  4. Camera and camera charger

  5. Speakers for tunes, preferably portable

  6. Headphones

FOR THE BEACH/POOL

  1. One bikini for every day of beach/pool time

  2. One cover up for every two days of beach/pool time

  3. One pair of flip flops or pool slides for the day

  4. One beach bag (which can double up as your travel bag)

  5. One beach towel

  6. Another pair of sunglasses

FOR THE COLD/SNOW

  1. Sweaters

  2. Scarf

  3. Boots

  4. Skis/ Snowboard

  5. Snow suit

FOR DAYS OUT

  1. One crossbody bag for the day

  2. Denim

  3. A couple of T-shirts, sweaters, or tops

  4. Underwear - one pair of panties for every evening and a few extra for days out

FOR THE EVENINGS

  1. One pair of dressy shoes (flats or heels)

  2. One pair of sneakers (fancier than your jogging shoes)

  3. One evening bag/clutch that goes with every outfit

  4. One outfit for every evening and dresses that work from day to night

  5. One scarf/pashmina for cold nights

  6. Jewelry that works with every outfit

  7. Nightwear - something cool but comfy that you can wear around your friends

  8. A smart cardigan or jacket you can wear out if it gets chilly

MAKEUP AND BEAUTY BITS

  1. Hair straighteners/curlers

  2. Hairdryer

  3. Hairbrush and comb

  4. Hair bands

  5. Your makeup

  6. Makeup remover

  7. Nail polish in the shade of your mani, in case they chip

  8. Perfume

FOR THE BATHROOM CABINET

  1. Cleanser and moisturiser

  2. Shower gel, shampoo and conditioner

  3. Body lotion or after sun

  4. Insect bite cream/repellent 

  5. Toothbrush and toothpaste

  6. Razor and shaving gel

  7. Deodorant

  8. Pain killers - to help with the hangovers

  9. Sanitary products

  10. Contraception

  11. Bandaids for any pesky blisters

  12. Vitamin C

Anna Cecilia