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7 Irish Staycation Essentials

As we settle into our new normal, there is one trend that has taken off: staycations. We have a gorgeous country and with so many holidays cancelled, this is a great opportunity to explore it! Whether it’s a romantic weekend away or a girls holiday, we are your one stop shop for all your travel needs.

1. The Ideal Leggings

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We’re all guilty of over-packing when it comes to holidays. What if we do need to change our top five times in the one day?? The key to clever packing is to only pack essentials. Save space in your case by packing one staple pair of trousers or jeans. The Spanx leather look leggings are a must have that will go with almost every outfit. They are also so comfortable and ideal for travelling!

2. A Comfortable Dress

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With such unpredictable weather, it can be hard to know what to pack when preparing for your staycation. Smock dresses are a great way to get that holiday look without baring too much skin and staying so comfortable! Here is a gorgeous example from Vila, pair it with oversized sunnies and comfy flats for an easy to wear look.

3. Trendy Trainers

Find them here > https://www.mcelhinneys.com/shoes/womens-footwear/trainers/woden-nora-ii-plateau-trainers-white/

If you’re planning to explore everything our country has to offer, comfort is key. These platform trainers from Woden guarantee comfort while remaining perfectly on trend. Bringing along one pair of shoes to go with every outfit once again saves space in your case and a pair of dressy trainers can be paired with every outfit.

4. The Perfect Holdall

Find it here > https://www.mcelhinneys.com/bags/shop-by/mens-bags/ted-baker-nubuck-holdall-bag-red/

Whether you are heading on a short weekend getaway or a week-long vacation, we have every style of luggage you could need! This Ted Baker holdall bag is the ideal size for a weekend away. With adjustable straps and multiple pockets inside, it is both practical and stylish.

5. Organise Your Luggage

Find it online > https://www.mcelhinneys.com/guess-ariane-set-of-3-cosmetic-bag/

This compact set of cosmetic bags by Guess is perfect for organising your makeup kit. The set of three means that you can separate your makeup, leaving it easier to carry with you, and also easier to use. Both the pink and gold bags could also double as clutches for any nights out!

6. Picnic Perfect

Find it here > https://www.mcelhinneys.com/eddingtons-2-person-picnic-basket/

Create a picture-perfect picnic with these this gorgeous traditional picnic baskets from Eddingtons. Available for either two or four people, this set has everything you will need for that perfect picnic. This set comes with all the essentials: plates, cutlery, wine glasses, a bottle opener, and even salt and pepper shakers! A definite must have for any exploring you might be doing on your staycation.

7. All-Weather Ready

Find it online > https://www.mcelhinneys.com/go-travel-poncho-and-pouch-rain-protector-2-pack/

And of course don’t forget the most important thing of all! This handy, compact rain poncho will mean you are prepared no matter the weather!

-  Niamh x

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