Pack Accordingly Blog - The Pig and Lady - Oahu, Hawaii - Restaurant

We stumbled upon this special little place while walking around the Honolulu China town farmer’s markets, using this amazing technology called… the Internet. Specifically, searching Yelp reviews of greats eats in our area. And “The Pig and The Lady” was everything we could have wanted in that moment — an intimate and unassuming setting, surprisingly simple + delicious lunch items, and of course, refreshing cocktails.…

pack accordingly blog summer travel bicycle spinlister

Spring is here and that means… Summer is coming! The trees are showing signs of green and the flowers are beginning to bloom. It’s time to get outside — and to start planning your Summer adventures. That long awaited vacation will go from merely a day-dream, to a reality. Wherever your travels take you this Summer, you’ll be considering where to stay and what to do.…

pack accordingly travel blog sip n go

Have we mentioned how much we love finding super cool travel gadgets and thingys? Especially ones that make packing that much easier. Well, we do!  So, for you wonderful eco-conscious folks out there, we’d like to introduce… The Sip N’ Go, a resuable, foldable water bottle. Yep, you heard me right. Foldable.   Do we need more reasons to love this? Okay, its also BPA-free,…

pack accordingly travel blog afar magazine

We’re constantly scouring the shelves for new material and this pretty piece of literature certainly caught our eye.  If you haven’t picked it up yet, do put it on your list.  AFAR is a new travel magazine — full of glossy photos, unique city guides and some excellent articles. Sign-up for either their digital (free app) or print editions ($20/year). And possibly a perfect gift for your…

Pack Accordingly Blog - Black & White Swimsuits

For me, nothing is classier than Black & White. And I don’t believe it’s just for evening wear. Here are our fav B&W looks for Summer — in swim! Personally swooning over the Polka Dot little one-pieces… Dotty underwire one-piece swimsuit • J.Crew • $85–115 BLUE LIFE ‘Portofino’ One-Piece Swimsuit • Blue Life • $185 Stripe board short • J.Crew • $72 Vitamin A® ‘Sirena’…

Pack Accordingly Blog - Packing List - Croatia

We’re planning for 3-week trip through Croatia in late May. Whoa. What to pack?!? Sometimes I think that I enjoy just “thinking” about what I’m going to bring on a trip, as much as the trip itself. Wait, no, not really… ;) So, here’s our wish list of some essentials for lounging on beaches and walking the local open air markets in Croatia. From the sea-side…

little cayman island travel scuba pack accordingly

Paradise for SCUBA divers. So much so, we’re hesitant to even share this unspoiled, secret spot with you. Little Cayman is a sleepy island. If you’re looking for touristy activities and sight-seeing, you won’t find it here. The island, and its resorts and residents, cater to the SCUBA diving enthusiast. So, if that’s you, put this place on your list and make it a priority. Breathtaking…

pack-accordingly-favorite-holiday-movies-classics

The leftovers are long gone, the Thanksgiving decorations have been put back in their bins, perhaps the stockings have already been hung and Chanukah is underway. It’s just about time for Christmas and if you are not already in the spirit, here are a few of our favorite Christmas movies to help give it a boost! It’s a Wonderful Life Quite Possibly the best “feel…

What to do with travel photos :: Pack Accordingly :: Photo Book

It seems that even though we are taking more photos than ever, less and less of us are displaying those wonderful memories in homes and hands. A few ideas here for how to get your images off your digital devices and into your real life! Soft Cover Photo Book :: We love these little gems from Artifact Uprising – simple and elegant, these premium mini photo…

Pack Accordingly Blog - Black Sheep Sweater - Betabrand

We’re all about comfort, but fully embrace traveling in style. So when we stumbled upon this lovely item, it immediately made it into our Must Haves. First of all, it’s 100% natural (undyed and untreated) wool from actual black sheep! And the sheep hail from small ranches near Yellowstone National Park. Brought to you by Betabrand.com, they also assure us that their materials have never…