Finally, you get to go on your dream vacation and visit such a paradise on Earth that is New Caledonia. With its stunning nature, turquoise waters and colorful culture you won’t lack photo opportunities. And a true fashionista knows that having the right outfit on is essential for taking the perfect picture. So in order to make your New Caledonia vacation a truly memorable one, here is the perfect packing list.
Sarongs and kaftans
Well, you need to get into the island groove and a colourful sarong is the perfect item. It is both fashionable and practical. You can wear it in several different ways, and if you stay too long at the beach you can always use it to cover your back and shoulders in case there is a lack of shade. Opt for cheerful colours that will go well with the stunning New Caledonia scenery. Don’t forget to pack a kaftan or two, they can be a fantastic fashion statement, turn your day look into a night one if you choose to stay at one of the beach parties and you can easily combine them with different accessories.
Several pairs of shoes
There are so many fun things to do in Noumea that you have to have shoes for every activity. First the standard beach shoes, of course flip-flops are always a great option, just opt for designer ones that will complement your bathing suit the most. Next, you need a pair of hiking shoes if you want to explore the breathtaking nature around the island. And finally, some stylish sandals or stilettos, Noumea has a very vivid nightlife and numerous great places to go out or go dancing in the evening. Of course you want to look your best.
Several stylish bathing suits
We hope you didn’t think you can pack just any old bathing suit. A paradise destination such as New Caledonia requires at least three or four choices. Although one-piece suits are all the craze this year, it would be a shame not to get that ideal tan only a bikini can provide. Choose bright colours that will go great with the island vibe and the colourful mochitos you are bound to drink on the beach. In addition, you can get some great local prints as well, and go home with a stylish item that will remind you of your trip.
The perfect selection of accessories
A true fashionista knows that the right accessories are essential for creating perfect looks. So for your island vacation edition it is essential that you get a fashionable wide-brimmed hat, in addition to large pair of sunglasses. Just imagine how fantastic the photos of you at the beach will be. Next is the jewelry, select a few pieces that will go well with your evening editions. Some stunning earrings, a couple bracelets and a necklace or two.
A beach bag is an absolute must, especially if you plan on hitting several different New Caledonia beaches each day. Make sure it is big enough to fit all the beach essentials including the towel, some sunscreen and an outfit change. On the other hand, you nighttime bag should be small and easy to carry so that you can hit the nightclubs, and beach bars and not worry about having to put them down anywhere. You should also consider packing a stylish backpack for all those numerous excursions or hiking trips, it is simply more convenient than carrying a big beach bag up the mountain trail.
You are now all packed up and ready to go, all that is left is to bring a great mood and New Caledonia will take care of the rest. Having the opportunity to spend your vacation at a place as magical as this island is truly a dream come true for an avid fashionista. There are a few places in the world where you can showcase your fashion with such a colorful and vivid backdrop. Enjoy!