If, like us, your Facebook and Instagram feeds are crowded with back-lit photographs of your nearest and dearest lying on a beach somewhere in the South of France, or sipping on young coconut water on the sands of Bali — we feel you. The depths of Winter may feel like they'll never end, so why not make like the rest of the Australian population (as it seems on social media) and plan a warm weather escape? I asked the POPSUGAR editors to dream up their ideal vacation spot, and throw in their top two suitcase essentials to boot. Ready to shrug off those goosebumps? Summer is but a flight away.
Editors' Picks: Summer Suitcase Essentials