Ah, summer. There’s no denying that the months of June, July, and August simply beg for adventure. Whether you have a couple of months off or are just planning a weeklong escape from the workplace, it’s time to start planning your getaway now. So how should you spend your precious time? Though it can be tempting to drift on a pool float à la The Graduate day after day, we urge you to expand your horizons. If you’re looking to do something truly special and transformative, or are in need of a thrill, this list of experiences will have you reminiscing for years to come. Are you with us?
Toms Saddle Brown Travel Journal ($30)
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Kaufmann-Mercantile Summer Travel Set ($59)
“If your mom loves a day spent seaside, this cute summer travel gift set including an orange blossom travel candle, a classic notebook, and a hand-woven palm carryall has her name on it. So elegant and chic.” — Dana Covit, MyDomaine Market Editor
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Retrosuperfuture Metal America Oro Sunglasses ($259)