When jetting across to a far land a man must make sure he is equipped with the necessities. These will form the base of his outfit for the entirety of the trip; whether that be poolside or by the airport, these ‘essentials’ aim to make the transition from Soho street to a Spanish villa as easy as possible.

Leather luggage holdall, £140 by MEDWINDS; medwinds.com

Foldable aviators, £165 by RAY-BAN at DAVID CLULOW; 0844 264 0870

 Camo print swimshorts, £149 by ORLEBAR BROWN for NICK WOOSTER; orlebarbrown.com

About Three of the Best

With the advancement of high street brands and of fast fashion, key styles and staple wardrobe pieces are available at prices that are affordable to most. ‘Three of the Best’ represents Ape to Gentleman’s selection of the outstanding elite in a specified category, not biased to price, to help you decipher from the masses, those garments which truly are the best.