It may not seem obvious, but, depending on where you travel during the winter season, you may need to make a few amendments to your typical toiletries packing list. In light of cold, dry weather, here are a few items to remember to pack when heading out for a winter vacation.
Because the air is cooler, it’s easy to think the sun won’t have as harsh of an effect on your skin in the winter. But, after a day of skiing down mountains with the wind and sun silently assaulting your face, you’ll want to treat wind- and sunburn with a cool layer of moisturizing lotion. Choose one with sun protection factor to protect your skin the next time you go out in the winter sun.
Packing moisturizing oils such as argan, jojoba or tea-tree will help revive dry skin by giving it the moisture it so desperately craves after spending time in the dry winter air. Both women and men can benefit from applying a few drops of oil to itchy or sensitive, just-shaved skin. Oils, which can also be used to keep hair soft and shiny, are travel-friendly as many bottles are already small.
Also a super moisturizer, petroleum jelly can serve a variety of functions for thirsty skin. Dab some on your lips when you run out of balm, or use a dollop to prevent and/or treat cracked heels, knees, elbows and other joints.
Keep eyes and nasal passages nice and moist by adding a few drops of saline solution daily. Helping these mucous membrane retain their natural moisture may also help ward off bact
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
Book the Night on a Glacier experience, available May–September, from Off the Map Travel, to not only spend a one-of-a-kind night in a one-of-a-kind destination, but also enjoy your chance at seeing Norway’s magnificent polar bears.
The City of Sin is often seen as the perfect destination for pre-wedding celebration, but it offers plenty of thrills for newlyweds, too. Alongside the bright lights and buzz of the casinos, the city offers world-class entertainment and numerous outdoor adventures.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Sitges is one of Europe’s most lively and charming beach towns, and the perfect destination for a memorable spring break. The Spanish town is only a short drive from Barcelona and offers some of the most beautiful beaches in the country. This, combined with an incredible selection of restaurants, shops and nightlife experiences, make it a can’t-miss.