Flight plan: summer is here, and it's time to travel. Before you lift off, make sure these items are on your packing list.
HIP HOTEL The new ME Madrid Hotel ($260) out-boutiques the boutiques with plasma TVs, wi-fi in every room, 300 thread-count sheets, and iPods p refitted with 900 songs--plus the root top bar, the Penthouse, otters a fantastic view of the city.
Give other travelers baggage envy with the MANDARINA DUCK 28-INCH TROLLEY from Flight001].com ($395), which lets you fit shoes, suits, and everything else into one sexy designer package.
THE TRAVEL KIT from ThisWorks.com ($60) provides you with pint-size moisturizers, facial sprays, and more to make those long international flights easier.
Why bother with a map when you can just check your wallet for the next train stop? THE TUBEMAP WALLET from Suck.UK.com ($70) flips open to reveal the London subway system. Also available for the New York City subway.
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|Title Annotation:||LIFE/STYLE TRAVEL|
|Publication:||The Advocate (The national gay & lesbian newsmagazine)|
|Date:||May 22, 2007|
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