While overseas travel is on hold for now, people are getting creative with ways to feel like they're on vacation. Camping is trending, but trust us, glamping is better. Here are a few essentials for a five-star foray into the great outdoors

LiT The Fernweh™ bell tent

Live out your bohemian dreams in this roomy, surprisingly easy to assemble tent. Quite literally a blank canvas, you can deck it out however you like - it's big enough to fit a queen-size bed or mattress, a cosy lounge set up, rugs...perhaps even a bar.

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Coleman Camping Cot

Ignore everyone who tells you that sleeping on the ground is part of the experience. This cot is a game changer, and you deserve a good night's sleep after all that fire building and hiking.

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Gucci kids' sleeping bag 

Gucci-Gucci-goo. Sadly, this sleeping bag (made from 90% Goose Down Feathers and 10% Goose Feathers) only comes in a kids' size. But if you're going to introduce your bub to the great outdoors, you may as well do it in style. 

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Marshall Portable Speaker

Every adventure needs a soundtrack. Put a playlist together - or check out some of our essential summer playlists - and enjoy them in all their glory from this retro-chic portable speaker by Marshall that weighs just 1.4kg.

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Yeti Cooler

Just because you're out in the wild doesn't mean you have to endure tepid champagne and caviar. The Rolls-Royce of coolers, any serious outdoorsman/woman knows that when it comes to keeping your food and drinks cool, you can't go past a Yeti. Their Tundra hard cooler comes in a range of colours including white, electric green and tan.

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Leica D-Lux 7

More than just making your experience a luxurious one, camping should be about making memories. Put the phone down and instead, pick up the Leica D-Lux, a sleek new model that's compact and great for beginners.

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Moncler Genius + 6 Noir Kei Ninomiya suede-trimmed leather ankle

The right footwear will be the difference between a walk in the park and a clumsy stumble in the woods. Luckily, Moncler has teamed up with Noir Kei Ninomiya to bless us with these fly-yet-functional boots made with suede and set on a chunky rubber sole, ideal for long walks in the wild.

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Pendleton Blanket 

Nothing says outdoor chic like a Pendleton blanket. Pick your colourway and rug up by the fire at sunset for that moody Instagram shot. We won't judge. 

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Zulay Kitchen milk frother

Packet coffee? Please. You can do better. As well as satisfying your cappuccino cravings, this handy rechargeable milk frother can whip up dalgona coffee on the go, and is also great for whipping cream and beating eggs for perfectly fluffy scrambled eggs in the morning. 

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Aerin playing cards

If you're looking for ways to pass the time with your loved ones, this playing cards set by unapologetically-over-the-top lifestyle brand Aerin is encased in a beige crocodile-embossed leather case. They come specially produced in collaboration with American magician, Steve Cohen. 

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