From the best travel luggage to products we'd hop a flight to buy and the items we wish our friends would bring back from their latest travels, these are the best travel-inspired shopping items out there.
If you ask us, Mary Poppins was the original in-the-know traveler. Her carpet bag was basically an old-school tote and she loaded it up so she had anything at a moment's notice. She taught us a tote should be versatile and adaptable.Here are 10 must-pack totes that will quickly become your new travel sidekicks.
Who doesn't like to do a little shopping while on the road?! Over the past couple of years our souvenirs have looked less like tourist tchotchkes and more like shopping bags filled with home decor treasures from local shops. Small independently owned business are popping up more and more these days and we’ve picked out a few of favorites from a handful of getaway destination around the country.
If we could teleport ourselves anywhere for breakfast, it'd have to be to Paris with a cafe noisette and a fresh croissant in hand and a day of adventure ahead. We want in on that Parisian chic in our everyday, so we’ve rounded up 5 ways to easily bring Paris cafe culture into your home.
This week Salt & Wind is heading west to Hawaii with some of our favorite fellow travelers. We’re well aware that might only cause vacation envy for a few of you. To help alleviate that, we’re recreating the trip in the form of a giveaway that includes a few nights at some of our favorite hotels as well as products from some amazing local Oahu producers.
When it comes to travel, packing separates the women from the gals. There are those who look as stylish on the road as they do at home and those ladies? They give us major style envy. So, we're asking them to give us a look inside their luggage to see what they take where. And we're starting with the Mari (aka Nomadic Habit).
There is something about the beach that evokes ultimate relaxation vibes. Warm breezes, gold-filtered light and a sense of slowing down without a care in the world — well, except for finishing that magazine and icy drink before sundown. We think everyone deserves a little coastal comfort year round so we’re bringing that calm inland!
This is how we do roadside assistance! The Salt & Wind Emergency Travel Kit won't save you from natural disasters or flight delays but, you’ll be prepared for those mini-mergencies, from chapped lips to a bad snack attack.
Mojitos. Classic cars. Buena Vista Social Club. Up until a few days ago, that was pretty much the extent of my knowledge of Cuba. It's a place so often described as "stuck in time" that it seems cliche, but just a few days here and I can attest it's such an intriguing mix of old and now.
It happens - you get travel-itis - it's like senioritis in travel form and when it hits, it hits bad. If you're like us, then traveling and everything that comes with it gets you going. Speaking of going, here are the things we want to take with on our next trip:
Madre Chocolate is but one year old yet they've made an impact in that short time, and, with good measure, as they're the only bean-to-bar artisanal chocolate shop in the state of Hawaii. They couldn't be more uniquely located because Hawaii is the only one of the 50 states where cacao is current...
With the days bringing us so close to spring, I can't help but let my thoughts wander to brighter, sunnier things to come. My upcoming trip to attend the South Beach Food & Wine Festival in Miami Beach is the perfect excuse to indulge in a little wishful thinking. The resort city has a retro-...