It doesn’t matter where you’re traveling to, there is always a reason to pack a scarf. They are super easy and light weight to pack, but they can also be used in a ton of different ways! In addition to wearing a scarf as an actual scarf, here are five unique reasons why you should always travel with a scarf.
They Can Double as a Blanket
No matter where you’re going, you always need a blanket! Your scarf is a lightweight option that can keep you warm while you’re on your way to your destination, as well as once you get there! You can also wrap your scarf up into a pillow if you want!
Scarves are Perfect for Modesty in Some Countries
Depending on where you’re traveling, there might be some requirements dress modestly. While traveling in Europe and Asia, there are a lot of buildings where you will not be permitted to enter if your doesn’t meet the dress code. A scarf can cover your shoulders or head while in churches, as well as be wrapped around your waist as a sort of sarong to cover your upper legs.
A Scarf Can Double Your Wardrobe
If you’re trying to travel as light as you can, then a scarf can transform each of the outfits you’ve packed. You can wear it as a shall, or even as a skirt depending on how sheer your scarf is. As a matter of fact, you can even bring multiple scarves to wear on your trip since they are typically small and lightweight. A quick note is to keep in mind where you’re going. If you’re headed to a warmer location then a sheer scarf is a better option than a heavier wool scarf. You can pack striped scarves, floral scarves, and some fun scarves so you have options!
It Can Be a Last-Minute Shopping Bag
Are you terrible at remembering to bring a reusable shopping bag? Your scarf can actually turn into a shopping bag! By tying the corners together, you can create a bag to hold all of your souvenirs or even your beach essentials! This is important because a lot of stores in other countries actually charge you for bags.
Scarves Are Fashion’s Version of a Swiss Army Knife
While you’re traveling, you never know what is going to happen. Your scarf can come in handy if you find yourself needing a towel at the beach, or even as a tool to workout with. Use your scarf for stretching and to pad your knees or hands if you’re doing body weight work! It’s also amazing to block the sun on those long bus and train rides too!
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