Stab Recommends: Five Things To Streamline your Travel Game
Come fly with us.
The only way to fine tune your travel game is to hit the road.
No matter how much research you do or how much money you drop on gear, it’s only after roving for a while that you work out how you like to travel, and what you need to make your journey as streamlined as possible. After lugging bags around for the past six months, here’s five things that would make it better.
Superior Craft Haulage
Buy a top end boardbag. Just do it. Not only do they offer superior protection for your precious crafts, but they’re better designed and therefore far easier to cart around. If there’s a man who knows carting fragile blades around then it’s JJF. Dude has to carry his crafts same as you, so when he designs a signature range, we listen.
Instantly Classic Trunks
One pair, that’s all you need. But, chose a pair that you can surf and feel comfortable lounging around the pool in. These collab shorts from chic Brooklyn store Pilgrim Surf Supply and the ever hip Birdwell Beach Britches are a real thing of beauty. Perfect for brine and chlorine alike.
The Perfect Mandals
Finding a leather mandal that doesn’t make you look like a philosophy student isn’t easy, but the quest is over thanks to Former and Vans. If you’re on the road having a pair of slips is essential, and these far outrank Havs or three stripes.
Surfers make good luggage designers. The new Octopus range is testament to that. Take this tote: waterproof, durable, a simplistic design that’s fit for carry on, the supermarket, city or the beach.
Everyday Java Maker
Without doubt the best travelling coffee maker. No glass, minimal cleaning, all you need is the ability to boil water (and ground coffee). Pours a silky brew too.
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