The 5 must-have items for a trip to Greece

From Pireas to Athens, here are our top items you need to create the best holiday memories.

By Connor Shepard
26 February 2023

Ah, Greece in the summertime! From the crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea to the ancient ruins that dot the landscape, Greece is a paradise for travelers. Whether you're planning a relaxing beach vacation or an adventure-filled trip exploring the country's rich history and culture, there are a few essential products that you'll want to pack. Here are five must-have items for your summer trip to Greece.

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PREVENTION+ Daily Tinted Moisturizer

With the hot Mediterranean sun beating down on you, sunscreen is an absolute must for any trip to Greece. Make sure to pack a high SPF to protect your skin from harmful UV rays, especially if you plan on spending long days on the beach or exploring the countryside. You'll be grateful for the protection, and your skin will thank you too.

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Dew You Face Set

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Restoring Daily Defense Moisturizer SPF 50

This hydrating, all-mineral SPF 50 provides UVA/UVB protection.


Canvas Pacers

Greece is known for its ancient ruins, beautiful cities, and picturesque countryside, all of which require a lot of walking. Be sure to pack comfortable, sturdy walking shoes that will allow you to explore to your heart's content without getting blisters or sore feet. Bonus points if they're cute enough to pair with your summer wardrobe.

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Slinky 30 Black Platforms

These are not comfortable for walking all day in. Vanity over comfort – right?


Lightweight Frilly Sock 4-Pack

These socks will make even the most boring pair of shoes pop.


Nike Air Force '07

The faithful Air Force. If you keep these clean, they'll see you through your whole holiday.


M11 Digital

Greece is one of the most photogenic countries in the world, with stunning vistas, historic landmarks, and incredible food that will make your Instagram feed the envy of all your friends. Don't forget to pack a good camera to capture all the amazing moments and sights that you'll encounter on your trip.

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Carry On Bag 3

The bag that's as close to Mary Poppin's handbag as you can get.

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Travel Tripod

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Camera Cuff

Neck straps are out, and arm cuffs are in!

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Squito Ban Natural Insect Repellent

While Greece is a beautiful country, it's also home to its fair share of pesky insects. Whether you're exploring the countryside or relaxing on the beach, insect repellent is essential for keeping those little bugs at bay. Make sure to pack a good quality repellent, and don't forget to reapply throughout the day.

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Bug Bite Suction Tool

If the repellent doesn't work, whip out this tool to take away the itch.


Yoga Mat Stormy Grey

Bugs like a bite out of a healthier you. Stay fit on holiday.


iPhone 14 Pro Quartz Hybrid Case

You need bug protection, your phone needs drop protection.

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The Tulum One Piece

Last but certainly not least, a swimsuit is a must for any summer trip to Greece. With its stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters, Greece is a paradise for swimmers, sunbathers, and water sports enthusiasts alike. Whether you prefer a bikini or a one-piece, make sure to pack a swimsuit that makes you feel confident and comfortable, and get ready to soak up the sun!

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Sea Dive Scoop Neck Drawstring Side One Piece

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Raffia Hat

Feel like you're on holiday as soon as you put on a chic straw hat.


Cabana Tier Maxi

A maxi for putting over your swimmers for après-beach activities.

There you have it, five must-have items for your summer trip to Greece. Whether you're planning to spend your days exploring ancient ruins, lounging on the beach, or sipping cocktails at a rooftop bar, these items will help make your trip comfortable, enjoyable, and unforgettable. So pack your bags, book your ticket, and get ready to fall in love with all that Greece has to offer!

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