The Red Bulletin Guide to Summer Travel

The Red Bulletin Guide to Summer Travel

Photography: luke kirwan
Styling: sarah ann murray

Have kit, will travel: our essential pick of what to pack this summer
Aquaman

Whether it’s a 4K HD shark shoot, five-star poolside lounging, or surfing a 30ft monster, true ocean dwellers know that making the right waves means packing the right kit:

IN THE PHOTO ABOVE:

OGIO BIG MOUTH
 wheeled tealio bag; ogio.com 
FRESCOBOL CARIOCA TRANSCOCO beach bats; frescobolcarioca.com
PROTEST MUTANT boardshorts; protest.eu
ANIMAL LAVA wetsuit and RIPPLE flip flops; animal.co.uk
VANS DAVIS 5 panel camper hat; vans.com
BAREDIVE DUO C diving mask; baresports.com
NIXON ULTRATIDE watch and MINI BLASTER bluetooth speaker; nixon.com
SONY FDR-X1000VR 4K action cam with waterproof case; sony.com
POLO TWO-TONE sunglasses; ralphlauren.com
PROTEST BOWTIE striped T-Shirt; protest.eu

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The Global Geek 

For this perma-connected world citizen, the old adage that it’s better to travel is only true if you’re packing the right tech, and the clean, machined look to go with it.

TUMI SHORT TRIP aluminium case: tumi.com; NINTENDO SWITCH console: nintendo.com; SONY SRS X11 portable bluetooth speaker: sony.com; TROUBADOUR leather business card holder: troubadourgoods.com; OAKLEY HOLBROOK metal sunglasses: oakley.com; BEATS SOLO3 wireless headphones: beatsbydre.com; ALICE MADE THIS Morris key ring: alicemadethis.com; APPLE WATCH SERIES 2apple.com; THE TORPHLEY short-sleeve shirt: farah.co.uk

The Power Ranger 

A firm belief that if you’re not killing, cleaning and cooking your dinner a hundred clicks away from the nearest deep-fried cronut, doesn’t mean you can’t hit the trail in style.

PATAGONIA lightweight black hole duffel 30L: patagonia.com; ANIMAL PILAR camo print shorts: animal.co.uk; NIXON PATRIOT leather watch: nixon.com; KINDLE PAPERWHITE: amazon.com; SILVA expedition compass: silvacompass.com; CORNERSTONE leather washbag: cornerstone.co.uk; NORTH FACE TANKEN jacket: thenorthface.com; LEATHERMAN OHT multitool: leatherman.com; STANCE FUSION socks: stance.com; TEVA ARROWOOD LUX MID WP waterproof walking trainer: teva.co.uk

The Cultured Clubber 

Searching for the biggest beats shouldn’t spell faded cycling shorts, body paint and glow sticks. The cultured clubber knows there’s a better, more stylish way.

RADEN A22 gold carry case: raden.com; SONY MDR-100ABN wireless headphones: sony.com; FRESCOBOL COPACABANA swim shorts: frescobolcarioca.com; PROTEST NEWBEAT striped cotton t-shirt: protest.eu; MONTBLANC SARTORIAL ELECTRIC blue leather passport holder: montblanc.com; RAYBAN CARAVAN sunglasses: rayban.com; ALPINESTARS AGELESS curve hat: alpinestars.com; ALICE MADE THIS EDWIN blue leather bracelet: alicemadethis.com; CORNERSTONE face scrub, shave cream and razor: cornerstone.co.uk; SONY XPERIA XZ PREMIUM smartphone: sony.com

The Sharp Shooter 

… knows that the only point of 21st-century travel is the perfect Instagrammed sunset or swordfish ceviche. And crafting the perfect image means sporting the perfect image. 

DOUCHEBAGS AVIATOR carry-on bag: douchebags.com; SONY A6500 APS-C camera and VARIO-TESSAR T*E 16-70mm F4 ZA OSS lens: sony.com; BEATS PILL+ wireless speaker: beatsbydre.com; APPLE iPHONE 7: apple.com; CARAN D’ACHE NO 6 scented pencils: carandache.com; MONTBLANC TIMEWALKER CHRONOGRAPH UTC watch: montblanc.com

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These photographers turn their passions into their professions and take their growing numbers of followers on a trip around the globe.

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06 2017 The Red Bulletin

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