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16 Things You Need for Your First Post-Pandemic Vacation

It's been a year and odds are high that you are forgetting something. We're here to help.

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Summer is coming and vaccines are rolling out. While it's no guarantee widespread travel is going to happen anytime soon, it's looking like a summer vacation might be something we can do safely (we hope). Feel like you've forgotten how to pack? You're not alone. Socks and underwear are a no-brainer, but some things may have gone by the wayside over the past year.

In hopes of making your packing list less daunting, we've rounded up some of the travel gear essentials we'll be using when we can safely head out the front door. And don't forget the sunscreen (or hand sanitizer for that matter).

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Aren Sunglasses
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Peak Design
Packing Cube
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Hamilton
Khaki Field Mechanical
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YETI
Rambler 20oz Tumbler
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Nalgene
Wide-Mouth Water Bottle
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Clinique For Men
Broad Spectrum SPF 21 Daily Hydration + Protection
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40L Black Hole Duffel
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AXA Assistance
Platinum Plan
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USB C Power Bank
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Torrentshell 3L Jacket
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Essential Face Mask Kit
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FlatPak Toiletry Bottle (3 Pack)
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When it comes time to hit the road for a long drive, make sure you have all of these in your car.

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