Just because you might not be heading somewhere exotic this year, doesn’t mean you have to stick to your everyday wardrobe on your getaway. Your staycation holiday deserves a staycation wardrobe and that’s a fact. Whether you’re exploring the stunning scenery of the Lake District or heading down to the bustling beaches of the south coast, our little island has some pretty beautiful places to visit. As we enter peak summertime you may be wondering what’s the best attire for your trip, and that’s where we come in. Take a look at the packing essentials you need for optimum staycation style.
If you’re new to holidaying closer to home, you may be a little unsure on what to pack. You’ll be used to packing for poolside, and while this is still worth considering, a UK break will require a bit more thought. The unpredictable climates will mean layers are key so you’re never caught off guard. Here we’ll break down what to pack for each type of break.
#1 Countryside escape
If you’re thinking of heading to the hills for your staycation make sure you’re prepared. Taking a break from the hustle and bustle of city life is most definitely what the doctor ordered this year, and with a plethora of quaint cottages across the country to choose from we’re really spoilt for choice. Whether you’ll be taking leisurely strolls through the fields of flowers or hiking up Mam Tor make sure you dress for the weather as well as your style because it may be a long walk back.
What to pack for a countryside escape
- Hiking boots
- Waterproof jacket
- Portable charger
- Trekky sandals
- Water bottle
- Baggy T-shirts
- Gym leggings