My husband is a pilot and we are fortunate to travel often. Our favourite destinations involve anything nature related where we can explore the local terrain. This year we travelled to Mauritius and Sri Lanka on two different occasions. I do love city breaks but I grew up in South Australia by the coast so I think I subconsciously gravitate to these type of holidays.
My travel essentials for an island break are:
–Sunscreen, mosquito repellent and aloe vera. Island weather can change from warm to monsoonal which tends to bring the insects out. Aloe is a great relief from harsh rays especially in islands which are closer to the equator.
–A Panama style hat and sunglasses. Pack 2 different pairs of shades if you want to change-up your look.
–Invest in great swimwear. I tend to take 3-4 bikinis on a week trip but…
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