Heading for a beach holiday soon?Packing for a holiday can be an absolute nightmare. So we have put together a beach holiday checklist to keep you on track.

Is your summer vacation just around the corner? Whether you’re headed an hour or two away or taking a jet across the country, packing for a holiday can be an absolute nightmare.

We’ve broken down your beach holiday checklist into 7 manageable categories to keep you on track.

TRAVEL ESSENTIALS

  • Passport
  • Itinerary and maps
  • Travel insurance documents
  • Tickets/booking confirmations – flights, accommodation etc.
  • Bank cards, foreign currency and maybe a travel money card
  • Copies of passport and credit cards
  • Driving license
  • Mobile phone/charger
  • Headphones
  • Camera/charger
  • Travel adaptor

CLOTHING

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Trousers x1 (can be worn to travel in)
  • Shorts
  • Day tops
  • Casual and dressy blouses
  • Light jacket or a cardigan
  • Sweater
  • Bras and underwear
  • Nightwear
  • A scarf

SHOES 

  • Sandals/flip flops
  • Dressy sandals, maybe espadrilles
  • 1 great pair of heels (for a night out)
  • Sneakers (can be worn to travel in)

ACCESSORIES AND JEWELRY

  • Day bag/handbag 
  • Necklaces
  • Earrings
  • Bracelets
  • Rings
  • Watch
  • Glasses or contact lenses

BEACH ESSENTIALS

  • Beach bag
  • Beach towel/blanket
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimsuit and swimsuit cover up
  • Flip flops
  • Sunscreen and lotion

TOILETRIES & MAKEUP

  • Toothbrush and a small tube of toothpaste
  • Small roll-on deodorant
  • Hairbrush/accessories
  • Razor
  • Small moisturiser with SPF
  • Paracetamol
  • Antiseptic cream
  • Plasters
  • Any personal medication
  • Make-up (foundation, lipstick, etc.)
  • Makeup remover

FOR PLEASURE

  • Books and magazines
  • Tablet
  • Travel pillow
  • Travel guidebook
  • Hair dryer, towels, shampoo & conditioner, shower gel (if not provided by the hotel)

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