The hotel is booked, your flight is scheduled, and you even upgraded your seat to economy-plus. Yes, you're clearly taking this tropical retreat to the next level. Now, all that's left to do is daydream about those lazy beach days and endless tiki…
Maybe it's a last-minute, spur-of-the-moment getaway and you need a few quick-hit purchases to ready yourself for the warmer temperatures. Or, perhaps you're simply planning ahead — taking advantage of those rad spring buys before they sell out. Either way, this vacation-induced spending spree definitely doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. Really, you should be saving the big bucks for when you're actually at your destination — taking in the sights, the food, and maybe an exotic spa treatment or two. (Even we feel more relaxed just thinking about it.)
Up ahead, we took some of the guesswork out of packing and scoped out 30 sweet picks — lightweight dresses, swimwear, sunnies, and more — just right for the occasion. Oh, and did we mention they're all on sale? Safe travels!
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