City breaks are often the hardest to pack for because they usually involve trying to squeeze all your outfits into one carry-on. So to save you from that struggle, here we have your essential city starter pack. Mastering a city break is all about having a robust capsule wardrobe, and the below nine pieces will work whether you're going to Rome or Madrid, Budapest or Barcelona. The most important thing to get right is the footwear. Below are the pieces I always take with me for a weekend of exploring. Keep scrolling to shop our city break starter pack.
A pair of white sneaks are a city break essential.
A pair of city shorts are really chic.
This can be dressed up or dressed down.
This is big enough for all the guide books you could possibly want.
A leather jacket is perfect for cool evenings.
It's always a good idea to keep your shoulders covered to be safe from sunburn.
A cross-body bag keeps all your valuables secure.
A classic leather sandal is smart enough for evenings also.
An oversized white shirt will double up as a pool coverup too.