Summer Travel Guide

Summer Travel Guide

Welcome to our ultimate summer travel guide! Whether you’re planning a family vacation or embarking on a solo adventure, we’ve got you covered with our handpicked selection of top suggested products for summer travel. From sun-soaked beach destinations to thrilling outdoor escapades, we’ve taken into account every aspect of your journey to ensure a memorable and hassle-free experience, grab your big hat – lets go!.

Get ready to explore new horizons and make unforgettable memories with our list must-have items for the entire family. Let’s dive in and discover the perfect companions for your summer escapades, so you can spend your money on treating yourself and hopefully not flight compensation claims after last years fiascos!

Fairfax & Favor – The Windsor Women’s Mini Basket Bag

It’s the legendary Mini Windsor, but not as you’ve ever seen it before! Everyone’s favourite bag has had a summer makeover, transforming it into the cutest little summer basket bag you ever did see. Perfect for dialling up your style on long summer days, it’s made for picnics and promenades. Maxi dress on, big hat on, basket bag in hand and you’re good to go.

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Mini Micro Suitcase Scooter -Sketch Print Deck: Mint

Make the journey part of the adventure. The  Mini Micro Suitcase Scooter is set to be a huge hit with intrepid explorers seeking independence at the departure gate.

Ensure kids are always entertained on the go. The large 13-litre capacity is luggage approved and big enough to pack your holiday essentials, including books, games and even a teddy, which can come with you on your travels (including onto the plane). Keep all your favourite possessions safe and secure thanks to a weatherproof concealed zip.

The smooth pull-to-unfold mechanism is effortless and user-friendly and ensures no pinches or finger trapping.

A premium, compact luggage solution. Once folded, the kickplate is flush with the luggage section meaning internal space isn’t compromised. The folded dimensions mean that the  Mini Micro Suitcase Scooter can be easily stowed in overhead lockers or the footwell of the car so that it is easy to access during any journey.

The intelligent safety feature on the adjustable stem prevents collapse. Its clever hidden third wheel acts as a kickstand, keeping it upright and stable when folded and easy for children to pull independently.

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Preen Screen SPF50+ Reapplication Mist

Keeping your skin safe from damaging UV rays, means reapplications are non-negotiable. Enter Preen Screen™ SPF50, your ultra-lightweight, superfine reapplication mist that works perfectly over your make up delivering your extra dose of daily sun protection. 

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Standout Ray-Ban Justin Classic Sunglasses 

The Justin Classic Sunglasses from Ray-Ban comes with Matte Tortoise nylon frames, featuring gradient lens and hard case included. Coming in Light Havana/Brown Gradient colour, this sunglass features branding on frame and lens. Size: Standard. Lens Height: 43.9 mm, Lens Width: 55-16 mm, Temple Length: 145 mm.

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Child’s Farm – 50+ SPF sun lotion spray

Ideal for family travel – pray generously onto skin before sun exposure, rub in well and wait for the sunscreen to be fully absorbed. Reapply frequently every 1-2 hours, and always after perspiring, swimming, or towelling. Applying a reduced quantity will lower the level of protection significantly.

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Dewy Stix® Highlighter

Take your highlight to the next level with Dewy Stix Highlighter Balm. This highlighting stick creates the ultimate dewy skin complexion, with minimal shimmer. This gel-like non-tacky formulation leaves behind a beautiful skin finish that demands attention!

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AO – Amazon Fire 7 Kids 7″ 16GB WiFi Tablet with Alexa

Keep the whole family entertained with this red Amazon Fire 7 Kids tablet. The clever Fire operating system lets you enjoy loads of Amazon apps, and there’s 16GB of storage – that’s enough space for 400 of the little ones’ favourite games. Everything they play will be bright and clear on the WSVGA screen, and there’s even parental controls so you’ll always know what they’re up to. Nothing like a bit more peace of mind. And with a durable case, this model will always be safe from any accidental bump or drop – it’s bound to happen eventually.

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the colombia collective Wayuu Shoulder Bag

Just like a traditional Colombian ‘mochila’, this everyday bag is made to be slung loosely over your shoulder. But don’t underestimate it, handwoven by the women of the Wayuu tribe, it’s just as practical as it is stylish. 

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Batiste Leave in Dry Conditioner No Rinse Hair Conditioner Foam Original

Tired of dry, dull, knotty hair in-between washes? A burst from this can of must-have no rinse conditioning foam transforms the lengths and ends of your hair leaving soft, smooth, and gorgeous looking shiny hair on non-wash days. Our Leave-In Dry Conditioner for hair has been specifically formulated with a lightweight foam designed to absorb quickly without mess or visible residues. Use our no-rinse leave in conditioner for curly hair, straight, or wavy hair. Batiste’s Original CLASSIC fresh fragrance is our most ICONIC scent, with a zing of zesty lemon combined with fresh floral notes. Paired with our matching dry shampoo, new Batiste leave-in dry hair conditioner foam adds shine, smoothness, and a fresh scent for hair that looks, feels, and smells WOW from TOP to BOTTOM – without rinsing! Always apply to dry hair.

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My Little Sudocrem Skin Care Cream

My Little Sudocrem is a versatile skin care cream that helps to soothe dry skin & calm redness.

– Its clinically-proven formulation soothes and protects delicate skin, forming a barrier which protects against irritants, allowing the skin to maintain its natural and healthy condition
– The portable and compact 22g pot makes it convenient and easy to carry around wherever you go
– It can be used by anyone from parents to teenagers, runners to cyclists, mountaineers to urban explorers and everyone in between
– My little Sudocrem’s gentle formula is suitable for newborns* and can be used as often as you need

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From Earth to earth – Bamboo Toothbrush Travel Case

The perfect accessories for the eco-conscious and super-stylish traveller. A beautifully simple and elegant design, the all natural f.e.t.e travel case has a removable top and a drainage hole in the bottom to allow your toothbrush dry naturally. (suitable for all f.e.t.e toothbrushes – both children and adults.)

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olverum Body Polish

Gliding on smoothly, this unique soufflé-feel dual action exfoliator is designed to buff skin gently but effectively. Providing deep nourishment, it simultaneously tightens and brightens, for a toned sensation and a naturally glowing appearance.

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Sungod – sierras

A classic design, with a contemporary twist. Built with lightweight, durable frames and market-leading 8KO® lenses for everyday comfort and performance. 

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Sungod –Zephyrs

Zephyrs™, the next generation SunGods. An angular frame complements near-flat lenses to create a clean, bold design, rooted in performance.

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Skin of Science – Solution for Bites™

Soothe and calm the effect of bites as soon as you are bitten.

Combining effective, scientifically proven ingredients, Solution for Bites™ is a fast-drying, no-mess formula in a small, handy rollerball applicator, which offers your family quick relief after being bitten.

Featuring a cooling and hydrating base of Aloe vera, plus EGCG – a clinically proven, natural active photochemical found in green tea that fights redness and soothes the skin.

This powerful pocket solution tackles bites fast, working with your skin’s own recovery processes.​

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contigo Byron 2.0 SNAPSEAL™ Travel Mug

The Byron travel mug in elevated design is the perfect on-the-go partner – SNAPSEAL™ lid snaps quickly for a 100% leak-proof performance and the drinks stay hot for hours.

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Little Life Compact Beach Shelter

This compact and lightweight beach shelter offers protection from wind, sun and prying eyes. With a UPF rating of 50+, this is simple to put up and you can even fill the sand pockets for extra stability on windy days.

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Little Life Police Car Toddler Backpack with Rein

Championing the amazing work of our emergency services, LittleLife are proud to introduce our Emergency Services Toddler Backpacks. The Police Car is 1 of 3 designs that take our iconic Toddler Backpack design, with harness, and allow the child to be a Police Officer for the day! High vis details and a fantastic blue flashing light (which flashes when tapped) will ensure your child won’t ever want to take it off.

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Little Life Fire Engine Toddler Backpack with Rein

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Phillip Kingsley Elasticizer Therapies

Limited-Edition Bluebell Woods Scent

Instantly hydrate dry hair, add shine and reduce frizz

Strands feel like straw? Frizziness out of control? A weekly fix of Elasticizer is the answer your hair’s been waiting for. 

Elasticizer Bluebell Woods pre-shampoo treatment brings frizzy, tangled hair back to life INSTANTLY. Designed to put the elasticity back into dry, dehydrated strands, for a dramatic reduction in breakage.

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Janod Magnetibook Educational Toy

It looks like a book, but it’s a smart board box, with a magnetic lid that flips up to display their works of genius on. Whether it’s the bright shapes & blocks, or the alphabet & words, they’ll be creating all kinds of fun stuff with these kits. They’re just the right size for taking in the car, on trips, or to nanny’s house, too. The perfectly tot-size pieces are made from high quality card, in great colours that they’ll love to play with. And the gorgeous box means they’ll keep all safely stuck together.

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Melissa & Doug Water WOW! Under the Sea| Water Reveal Travel Book

UNDERWATER-THEMED ACTIVITY BOOK: The Melissa & Doug On the Go Water Wow! Under the Sea Reusable Water-Reveal Activity Pad features reusable pages that come to life when wet.

4 REUSABLE WHITE PAGES: Our sea-creature coloring book with water pen for kids feature 4 reusable white pages that include simple line drawings when they are dry, then are filled with color when wet.

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Polarn o. pyret – Terry Kids Polo Shirt and Shorts

From playground to beach, this blue terry kid’s polo will be a wardrobe staple. Smart yet laid-back our kid’s polo it is made in soft cotton-terry with a front popper placket. Perfect for popping on when you head to lunch by the beach or for countryside exploring in the sunshine. Terry towelling is super-soft, breathable, durable and highly absorbent.

Make sure to pack these if you’re heading to the beach. Easy on, super-comfy kid’s shorts in pure organic cotton towelling with a tie front, back pocket and two side pockets. These blue kid’s shorts are a holiday and loungewear essential.

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aquanissos Leopard Print Bikini Top and bottoms

The AQUANISSOS Leopard Print Bikini Top is styled in a crop top shape and features a scoop neckline and a low scoop back.

Hidden underwire cups offer support while removable padding gives a flexible fit.

  • Scoop neckline
  • Low scooped back
  • Underwired
  • Removable padding

The AQUANISSOS Leopard Print Bikini briefs feature a brown and black leopard print fabric lined with a gorgeous coral coloured fabric.

With a high leg and slashes to the sides giving them a thoroughly modern vibe.

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Malibu Travel Family Pack

Includes:

  • SPF30 Aerosol Can 175ml
  •      SPF12 Lotion Spray 200ml
  •      SPF15 Dry Oil Gel 200ml
  •      Aftersun Lotion Spray 200ml
  •      Aftersun with Tan Extender 200ml
  •      SPF15 Scalp Protector 50ml
  •      SPF30 Lipbalm Blister 3 x 4g

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Gomatic PACKING CUBES

Pack more than you think is possible. Each packing cube uses a zippered compression system to condense your clothes and maximize your space by 50 percent.

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NINTENDO Switch OLED – White

All your Nintendo friends are on the Switch. Fancy games with Mario and Luigi, Link and Zelda or Pikachu and the other Pokémon? You can find all of them and many more exclusively on Switch. And you can take them with you anywhere you go! Nintendo Switch is a hybrid console – you can either hook it to your TV, or go handheld and play on its 7” screen. That means you can game any way you like, whether it’s a lazy afternoon with the family or a commute to school or work.

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Gomatic Camera Sling Bag

 This is the newest model of Gomatic Camera Sling, launching in partnership with Peter McKinnon. With the same durable and water-resistant materials as their McKinnon Camera Bag 25L, the Sling 8L has enough space to fit a mirrorless or small DSLR with an extra lens comfortably.

Between the padded strap, and the pivoting shoulder strap, carry how you want (shoulder bag, cross body or sling carry) this sling was designed for maximum comfort. The back of the sling has an EVA foam-formed back panel for comfort and airflow. There is a roller luggage pass-thru to give your shoulder a rest while traveling. On the front and bottom of the sling, there are external molle straps if you need to carry more like a tripod or jacket.

Measuring 14 cm D x 33 cm W x 20 cm this sling is designed to be the perfect companion for your photo adventure – with many features for optimal storage space: innovative and minimalist for quick and efficient storage of your equipment. Don’t forget about the roller luggage pass-thru, give your shoulder a rest!

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Atom Studios fast charge iPhone lightning cable 

A unique flat tangle-free USB-C to Lightning cable with interchangeable USB-A connector, for a versatile charging solution.

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Wave case iPhone 14 Pro

Protect your phone and the planet with our eco-friendly phone case made from wheat straw. Looking for a simple way to reduce your plastic consumption? The Wave Case is a great plastic-free alternative for anyone looking to be more environmentally conscious. 

Designed in the UK by our in-house experts, our cases are fitted with unique shock absorbing corners that provide protection from accidental drops. Whilst the 2mm lip around the case protects the screen and camera – giving your phone 360° protection.

The ultra-thin design with precise hole positioning makes them a perfect fit for your phone. With a slightly matte texture, you can be sure that the Wave Case provides an excellent grip to protect your device.

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