Travel Gear: Spring Forward

These smart essentials will help you weather the season of April showers and May flowers.

By Courtney Kenefick | Photography by Yunhee Kim

1) The multiuse and easy-to-pack handkerchief from Filson can be worn as a bandana in the heat or add a dash of flair to a simple outfit. $32

2) Ray-Ban wayfarers protect your eyes from UVA/UVB rays, whether you’re city sightseeing or hitting the beach. $160

3) Helly Hansen’s updated version of a classic fisherman’s raincoat offers weather protection without compromising breathability or comfort. $90

4) Made from essential oils, this herbal bug repellent from Burt’s Bees is an all-natural travel necessity for combating pesky insects. $8

5) In addition to their memory foam insoles, these Dr. Scholl’s sneakers slip on and off for a quick trip through airport security. $108

6) This soft-sided Custom House International tote constructed of lightweight and durable nylon is a versatile carryall for weekend jaunts. $85

7) Davek’s pocket-size umbrella is small but mighty, providing ample refuge from the rain without stealing too much space in a bag. $49

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  • Published: Spring 2017