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Summer in the City

Travel Essentials

◗RIGHT TO ROAM

From guide books to sun screen to accessories, we pick the hottest travel items around to allow you to holiday in style. Selected by Scarlett Kilcooley-O’Halloran

Luggage and Organisers

Skin Protection

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP: The sleekest and chicest hand luggage around: Buffalo Cabin Bag, Aspinal of London, £735 (aspinaloflondon. com) • Keep your computer safe from scuffs and scratches: Daria Sleeve for 13” MacBook, Mulberry, £350, (mulberry.com) • Perfect for short-haul and sporting holidays: Freitag F46 Clark Collection, £141 (freitag.ch) • The stylish way to organise your money at home or abroad: zipped currency case, Smythson, £145 (smythson. com)

L–R: The latest technology in sun protection. Invisible Zinc Environmental Skin Protector SPF30, £27 (selfridges.com) • Rehydrate and moisturise after those unfortunate bouts of sunburn. Institute Esterderm Aftersun, £36.75 (spacenk. com) • Safeguard skin against the sun and the city. Dr Sebagh Sun City Protection SPF30 UV/UVB, £50 (harrods.com)

Electronics and Watches

Guidebooks L–R: Parlez-vous anglais? Start talking with the Lonely Planet Phrasebook iPod App, £2.39 (itunes.apple.com) • For the best places to see and be seen pick up a Wallpaper City Guide, £4.95 (phaidon.com) • Follow in the footsteps of Hemingway and keep a diary alongside your very own DIY travel guide with a Moleskin City notebook, £12.50 (moleskine.co.uk)

And don’t forget your toothbrush… • Fresh Mint – Touch Up, Go Smile, £9 (spacenk.co.uk)

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L–R: Set the mood wherever you are with these expanding, rechargeable iPod Mini speakers, £39.95 (store.apple.com/uk) • Splash away with the Sony TX5 Digital Waterproof Camera, £329 (sony.co.uk) • Keep track of time with the Tag Heuer Aquaracer Watch, water-resistant to 300 metres, £1,595 (tagheuer.com)

MATCHBOX RECOMMENDS… • Daunt Travel Books Independent bookstore (dauntbooks.co.uk) • Britains Finest Accommodation iPhone App (britainsfinest.co.uk) • XE.com Online currency converter (xe.com) • Mr & Mrs Smith Boutique hotel directory (mrandmrssmith.com) • Skype Internet phone service (skype.com)

Summer in the City

Summer In The City- Right to Roam  

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