The XY Summer Packing Essentials for the Modern Man

Cabin-essentialsHouse of Fraser

Okay so, Summer is here and everyone is going off on their holidays and there is nothing worse than getting to your hotel, unpacking and realising you’ve got 3 socks, 1 t-shirt and a traffic cone in your case.

This is why we have come up with this list of packing essentials for the modern man, lets show the ladies we can do this right!.

From the Wardrobe

Okay so, from the wardrobe you want to bring a number of things. You will want:

1 pair of boxers and socks per day of the trip (+1 Pair of each just incase!)

1 pair of shoes

1 pair of flip-flops 

1 beach towel

2 pairs of swimshorts

2 pairs of casual shorts

2 pairs of jeans

2 polo shirts & 2 t-shirts

2 smart-casual shirts

1 belt

1 pack-away rain mac (just incase!)


Money – Do you have all your cash, cards and your wallet?

Documents – Do you have your passport, tickets, hotel booking confirmation, visas, license and travel insurance info?

Accessories – Grab your sunglasses and a case, along with your everyday glasses and contact lenses (if this applies to you) as well as your watch.

Medication – Any prescribed medication, a first aid kit, insect repellant, aftersun, suncream.

Others – Don’t forget things such as your phone and all chargers, your camera, spare batteries and plug adaptors.

For the Bathroom

Dont forget other essentials like your toothbrush, toothpaste, shaving kit, deodorants, shower gels, aftershave, but remember, all liquids over 100ml must be kept in a standard sized clear bag and no razors on carry-on!

So, follow this list and have a good holiday knowing you’ve got everything you need!

Based on a 7 day holiday.



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