After a little Vitamin D and Vitamin Sea? Presenting the ultimate tropical guide and beach vacation checklist for men. Enjoy these tips for your next trip to any pool party, yacht life or time by the sea.. whether it’s the Caribbean, Mediterranean, or a on a coast you can’t pronounce.
In this post:
– Suggested items beach + pool wear; site-seeing, evening wear and adult beach toys/ technology.
– My favorite paradise destinations including in the U.S., Mexico and international destinations << these are places I’ve personally experienced.
– My favorite beach-based festivals.
– Curated boutique shop.
Looking for the women’s travel packing list for beach and pool destinations?
Check it out: Women’s Beach Packing List .
BEACH VACATION CHECKLIST[ beach. pool. boat ]
- trunks/ swimwear | for luxury: Saks Men’s Swimwear
- tank | Nordstrom Rack men’s T-Shirts
- flip flops or sandals | Zappos men’s sandals
- beach bag or backpack | Nordstrom Mens Backpack
- beach towel | Tommy Bahama beach towel
- sport water shoes
- plastic bag for wet clothes | Happy Flight travel bags
PACKING LIST[day. site-seeing]
- dress shirt | This classic Ralph Lauren shirt is perfect for most occasions
- pants | These pants are a great option
- belt | Saks Collection
- socks | Calvin Klein
- dress shoes | Nordstrom Rack has a great variety
- cuff links (optional) |
- blazer (optional) | Calvin Klein for blazers and sport coats
- handkerchief (optional)
- vest, tie, bow-tie, suspenders (optional)
[accessories. sports equipment.]
- Sunglasses | Saks has a great variety
- Hat | This Tommy Bahama hat is perfect for the beach
- Snorkel – Mask | Get the best views with this Full-Face snorkel mask.
- Fins | These fins are a must have for the best snorkeling.
- Rash guard and/ or wetsuit | When catching waves or just trying to stay warm in colder waters a wetsuit by O’neill is a must.
- Book | I always have my Kindle – takes up almost no space in your suitcase!
- Floating device | From Unicorns , to Donuts and even California Avocados – these pool floats will have you floating in style.
- Water-bottle | I enjoy this bkr glass bottle because it helps save the environment and is dishwasher friendly.
PACKING LIST[photography. tech.]
- GoPro | This GoPro is a great option
- GoPro Dome Port | This dome is perfect for both underwater and half over, half under shots.
- GoPro surf accessories | Get awesome surf shots with this set
- Waterproof iPhone Case | I like this one – its got a floating strap to ensure the waves dont take off with your phone!
- Anti-Fog inserts | These are essential for great shots when using underwater housing
Adult Beach Toys
A fun way to upgrade your tropical vacation or staycation, editor picks for you beach vacation checklist.
2. Traveler Lite Hammock
3. Pizza Inflatable Floatie
4. GoPro Dome Port
5. Wicker Picnic Basket
6. Unicorn Inflatable Floatie
7. Adult Mermaid Fins
8. Pineapple Inflatable Floatie
9. Pizza Round Beach Towel
10. Ocean Kayak for 2
11. Waterproof iPhone Case
12. Microfiber Travel Towel
My Top Paradise / Beach Destinations:
- Aruba (post to come)
- Australian Beaches (Overview)
- Barcelona, Spain
- Bimini, Bahamas (Caribbean)
- Cassis, France
- Capri Island, Amalfi Coast, Italy
- Curacao Island (Caribbean)
- Cyprus Island (Mediterranean)
- Eilat, Israel
- Hvar Island, Croatia
- Istria, Croatia
- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Samana, Dominican Republic
- California: Los Angeles
- California: Catalina Island
- Florida: Miami
- Florida: Sarasota
- Florida: St. Pete Beach
- Florida: The Florida Keys
- Bacalar, Quintana Roo, Mexico
- Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
- Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico
- Cozumel Island, Quintana Roo, Mx
- Holbox Island, Quintana Roo, Mexico
My Top Beach Destinations for Parties:
S H O P
Finalizing the finishing touches on your beach vacation checklist? Check out some of my favorite pieces: turn off your ad blocker and browse paradise-inspired styles in the curated boutique shop below. Questions about my partners? Read more in the Main Shop.