As a woman, traveling can be a fun, exciting, and stressful experience all at once. There are so many things to think about — what to pack, where to stay, and how to stay safe. That’s why it's important to invest in some essential travel accessories that can help you stay organized, stress-free, and feel your best while on the go. Read on to discover our top 5 essential travel accessories for women to make your next trip a breeze.

1. Stylish Everyday Hat

A reliable and stylish everyday hat can make a big difference in your travel wardrobe. They provide sun protection for your face and hair and can serve as a barrier against wind, rain, and other elements that can ruin a good hair day. But a stylish hat is so much more than just a practical accessory! Whether you’re exploring a new city, heading out on a tour or excursion, or hitting the beach, a hat is the perfect finishing touch to any travel outfit. So go ahead and pack your favorite stylish hat — your travels (and Instagram photos) will thank you.

2. Versatile Crossbody Bag

model wearing a pink crossbody bag

 While traveling, you don't want to be lugging around a large tote or backpack that will weigh you down. Instead, opt for the best travel handbag — a stylish and functional crossbody bag that can hold all your valuables close while also keeping your hands free. Navigate through airports, crowded streets, and unfamiliar destinations with confidence, or transition from a day-to-night look with this essential women’s travel accessory. With a variety of crossbody styles and sizes to choose from, these bags are perfect for any destination!

3. Duffel or Weekender Bag

In addition to a reliable crossbody or handbag, a duffel or weekender bag is one of the best bags for travelers! Use this bag as a carry-on and stow away all of your essentials in the event that your luggage is delayed. These bags take practicality, style, and convenience to the next level. Plus, you can also use this bag to tote around your personal items on your trip! Everything will have its own designated spot in this practical bag, and with all sorts of cute prints and sophisticated designs available, you’re sure to find one that perfectly complements your style. 

4. Belt or Sling Bags

If you’re the kind of person who wants their essentials within arm's reach at any moment, then our belt or sling bags may be the perfect women’s travel accessory for you! Stow away your passport, boarding ticket, cell phone, and other essentials in these convenient, hands-free bags. Wear them around your waist or draped across your chest while you’re at the airport or commuting around your destination. Choose between neutral designs and styles that feature fun, eye-catching prints!

5. Reusable Water Bottle

When it comes to traveling, sometimes we can get so busy that we forget to properly hydrate. With a reusable water bottle, you may be more inclined to fill it up when it’s empty and hydrate all day long. Tuck your water bottle away in your travel bag and take it with you on your travels.

Travel in Stress-Free Style

With these five essential travel accessories for women, you’ll be well-equipped for your next adventure. Whether you’re planning a beach vacation or a city getaway, these items will help you stay organized, comfortable, and stylish while on the go. Get inspired in Sol and Selene’s new arrivals collection, where you’ll find bags and accessories perfect for tackling your next travel plans. Bon voyage!