Winter Break Essentials

While writing yesterday’s post on living abroad, I couldn’t help but feel a desire to get out of London for a week or two. Colder, wetter and with less hours of daylight, winter in the UK can grind a girl down.

With a lot of you expected to make a Christmas getaway this year, I decided to put my expertise to good use and put together my list of Winter Break Essentials.

When it comes to my holiday wardrobe, I love to buy some new items but at the same time, I don’t want to bust my budget before I’ve even put my toes in the sand, which is why my list contains a lineup of chic and affordable items, as well as some investment pieces that will last for trips to come.

My top tips for travel are:

Some form of travel/gadget insurance is a MUST.

Never take anything you can’t afford to lose!

For more inspiration, why not check out my pick of the swimwear trends here.