Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Gear to protect you from the sun, water and pickpockets

Keep safe and dry with stylish shoes, jacket and bag

1 of 3

Within easy reach Built to hold a slim laptop, keys, loose change and travel documents, Crumpler’s waterproof Herbas bag is a tidy way to keep your essentials close at hand. Its soft, wide shoulder strap is adjustable and an oversize front closure tightens securely to protect against pickpockets. $74.99;

2 of 3

A stylish tread Keen’s Timmons Chukka provides a comfortable tread on deck or on shore. Waterproof nubuck leather uppers give them a dressier look than a typical mid-top canvas sneaker, while removable memory foam insoles provide added cushioning on long walks. $130;

3 of 3

Repel rain and rays Tackle rain or sun with the lightweight Windjammer Travel Jacket by Royal Robbins. It repels water and has a UPF 50+ rating to guard against harmful rays. Internal zippered pockets are handy for toting maps and mobile phones. $46.75;

Report an error
Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Thank you!

You are now subscribed to the newsletter at

You can unsubscribe from this newsletter or Globe promotions at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter, or by emailing us at