birchbox june 2013

Around the World in 7 Scents

Warm summer weather always gets us thinking about exotic locales—especially if we’re staying in one place for more than a few weeks. But don’t fret, even if you can’t jetset yourself, we’ll get your imagination fired up. We used industry reports, surveys and on-the-ground intel from our European teams to help us sniff out the latest fragrance trends from across the globe. 

From the Maine to Catalonia and beyond, these evocative scents will transport you to the sun-kissed spot of your choosing.

For more summer travel tips, check out Birchbox’s June 2013 Magazine.

Don’t Leave Home Without These 5 Unexpected Travel Essentials

Everyone knows to pack a tube of SPF and your favorite sneakers when you’re getting ready for a vacay. But after polling our globe-trotting editorial team, we realized that we bring a selection of oft-overlooked trip enhancers to rectify even the worst travel disasters.

From the two-in-one power player that immediately freshens up a hotel room to the stain-fighting product you should always keep with you, here are our five travel items that you have to bring with you on your next trip.

Looking for more travel tricks? Check out Birchbox’s June 2013 Magazine for even more ideas.

Travel Secrets of Road Warriors

Globetrotting has its perks—exotic locales, unforgettable experiences, and delicious foods—but it also takes a lot out of you. We know it can be tough to land at your destination feeling and looking your best, which is why we tapped three travel pros to tell us their battle-tested tricks.

Check out the favorite travel products, tips for beating jet lag, and on-the-go food picks from three expert jet-setters.

For more tips and tricks to survive your upcoming vacays, check out June’s wanderlust-themed issue of the Birchbox Magazine.