Summer is almost here, and it's time to start planning your dream beach vacation! Whether you're going island hopping, staying at a tropical resort, or simply wanting to embrace the island vibe even when at home - having the right accessories makes all the difference in how you experience your summer.

In this expert guide, I will walk you through a variety of options to get vacation-ready with some of the most popular Island-Inspired accessories like backpacks, tote bags, cosmetic pouches, and more, all available at The Local Banyan.

Upgrade Your Carry-On with a Stylish Hibiscus Backpack

After selecting your destination, the next important decision is picking the perfect carry-on bag that will hold all your essential travel items while keeping you comfortable through long flights and airport transfers. Our lightweight and durable Hibiscus Backpack is a summer trip must-have.

Hibiscus Backpack

Some of our top-rated backpacks include the Deep Blue Hibiscus Backpack which is adorned with vibrant floral prints. Crafted from water-resistant polyester, it features a spacious main compartment that can hold a 15-inch laptop, along with a front zip pocket and hidden back pocket. Padded shoulder straps and an adjustable sternum strap ensure comfortable carrying all day long. It is priced at $62.99.

Deep Blue Hibiscus

For those looking for a versatile everyday backpack, the Vintage Blue Hibiscus backpack topped our best-sellers list last year. This polyester backpack has an eye-catching blue hue printed with tropical blooms. The spacious compartment, side water bottle holders, and smart laptop/tablet sleeve make it ideal for short trips or long hikes.

No matter your destination or travel style, these polished yet practical backpacks are guaranteed to make all your vacay essentials feel right at home. Browse the full range of Hibiscus Backpacks now at The Local Banyan for size, color, and feature options to suit your needs.

Stock Up on Roomy Island-Inspired Tote Bags

Once you land at your beach escape, a roomy and sturdy tote is a must to haul all your beach essentials, shopping bags, beach towels, change of clothes, and more. Our collection of Island-Inspired Tote bags has gained immense popularity due to their versatile and adjustable design, perfect for any activity or occasion.
If you want to flaunt your tropical vibes, the Paradise Tribal Oversize Adjustable Tote should be at the top of your list. Featuring intricate tribal motifs blended with palm leaves and monstera designs, this tote indeed captures the essence of paradise. It is crafted from durable yet soft polyester and has an adjustable strap for comfortable over-the-shoulder or crossbody carry.

Island-Inspired Tote Bags

For soothing ocean blue and floral lovers, the Deep Blue Hibiscus Oversized Tote bag Its hibiscus print against a dark blue background makes a bold yet understated style statement wherever you take it. Spacious enough for your beach essentials and day trips.

Deep Blue Hibiscus Oversize

Browse the full range of Island-Inspired Tote Bags here, including seasonal prints and colors, to carry in style every time you are out and about this summer. Their lightweight yet sturdy construction and affordable price point make them ideal for everyday adventures.

Organize Your Cosmetics in Tropical-printed Printed Cosmetic Pouches

When packing for your beach getaway, don't forget to allocate separate space for your toiletries and cosmetics. Protect your sunscreens, lip balms, and other favorites from spills with our tropical-printed cosmetic pouches. Here are some top picks:

The Watercolor Palm Accessory Bag will add a pop of joy to your makeup routine with its whimsical watercolor effect. It is spacious enough to hold essentials while being lightweight for travel.

For pineapple devotees, the Pineapple Fusion Accessory Bag, is a fun option with its fresh and fruity print. This T-bottom pouch keeps items neatly organized with an inner zippered section.

Pineapple Fusion Cosmetic Bag

Our best-selling Deep Blue Bamboo Cosmetic Pouch, priced similarly, offers a calming vibe in polished blue tones accentuated with natural bamboo patterns. Its versatile size and zip closure keep items safely secured during beach days or resort hopping

Deep Blue Bamboo Cosmetic Pouch

Browse the full assortment of tropical-printed cosmetic pouches, including styles printed with ferns, orchids, and more exotic island motifs. They are perfect for organizing your grooming essentials in true island style wherever you go this summer.

Carry Your Beach Essentials in Fun Tropical Printed Bags

While packing for your beach getaway, don't forget to allocate separate bags for your special categories like beach towels, sun protection gear, change of clothes, snacks, etc. Our collection of tropical printed bags in a variety of styles, prints, and sizes are perfect companions to keep your days stress-free. Here are a few of our favorites:

Browse the full assortment of tropical printed bags at The Local Banyan for every beach essential carrying need, from towels to outerwear and more. Their vibrant prints, durable materials, and affordable price points make them perfect everyday beach companions.

Get Ready to Experience Island Life

Whether you're planning a fun beach getaway, escaping to a tropical resort, or simply embracing the island vibe at home, our collection of backpacks, tote bags, pouches, gift sets, and more has everything needed to perfectly complement your lifestyle. Browse the full collection now at The Local Banyan, and get ready to pack your bags and indulge in some well-deserved summer adventures.

Have any other questions? Feel free to chat with our beach lifestyle experts or shoot us an email; we are always here to help you plan the perfect vacation. Now go ahead and start carting those must-have accessories that bring the island spirit along wherever life may take you this summer and beyond!

Lina B.