Packing Your Wardrobe for a Summer Vacation

Streamlining your wardrobe for a summer vacation is simple when you know what to pack. You will want to check the local weather where you are planning to visit to ensure you bring along seasonally appropriate items but most regions in North America and Europe are warm and sunny from May until September. You can minimize the amount of clothing that you need by deciding which activities you may want to participate in while on vacation.

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A well-made blazer or lightweight sweater is an excellent addition even if you are planning on packing light. Opt for a sweater or blazer in a color that will work well with several outfits. Black is the perfect choice since it can be worn several times and with a wide range of clothing choices. You will also need to have at least outfit that you can wear for evenings out. Wrap dresses and basic slacks with a button down shirt are casual enough for dinner but can double for formal events if needed.

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