Travelling with the Duo Behind Fantastic Man Magazine

Gert Jonkers and Jop van Bennekom are the pair at the helm of magazines Fantastic Man, Butt, The Happy Reader and The Gentlewoman. Here we ask the duo to disclose their definitive travel tips—from jetlag cures to combating hotel room mess.

Travelling with Arthur Elgort

Our series The One aims to uncover the untapped tips of the well-travelled. Here acclaimed fashion photographer Arthur Elgort, who recently shot Grace Coddington for Smythson Travel, divulges his love of unconventional holiday reads and the necessary nature of a beret in-flight.

Watch: Grace Coddington – How I Travel

In an intimate video, filmed at her Hamptons home, Grace Coddington shares with Smythson Travel her well-honed tips, from why she "packs like a man" to how a Bloody Mary kicks off her pre-flight regime.

The Essentials: Grace Coddington

Grace Coddington, Creative Director at Large for American Vogue, has spent years finessing the art of travelling. Here, Grace shares her list of definitive travelling essentials – the items that have been accompanying her from exotic shoots to city breaks for decades.
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Idea Books Share Their Top Reads to Inspire Your Next Trip

The founders of London's revered IDEA Books share their definitive list of the most inspiring and covetable publications, alongside their own travel recommendations, tips, and the destinations that have influenced them – and their business – the most.

Travelling with Phoebe Tonkin

The Sydney-born actress, and star of Smythson's latest campaign film, Phoebe Tonkin, spends an inordinate amount travelling. Here Phoebe tells us about her in-flight essentials, stealing Le Labo, and getting lost in London.

Travelling With Grace Coddington

Grace Coddington, legendary fashion stylist and global traveller, has spent the last half a century honing her travel techniques. Here, Grace shares how thirty years as the Creative Director of American Vogue impacts your packing habits, the well-known faces she always turns to for travel recommendations and the Smythson products she's relied on for decades.

Travelling with Sarah Harris

As part of our series The One, documenting the tips of the well-travelled, Fashion Features Director of British Vogue, Sarah Harris divulges which hotel's club sandwich reigns supreme and reveals the hidden corners of London where the Vogue team can frequently be found.

Travelling with Penny Martin

Editor-in-Chief of The Gentlewoman, Penny Martin, is no stranger to spending time in transit. As part of our series The One, Penny shares her consummate guide to stylishly surviving the long-haul and explores the sentimental side of packing.

Travelling with Nacho Alegre

As part of our new series documenting definitive recommendations from the well-travelled: The One, we talk to the editor and publisher of Apartamento Magazine about bringing aboard realist novels and his in-flight essentials.

Travelling with Ben Cobb

In our on-going search to uncover the absolutes of effortlessly chic travel, we speak to the Editor-in-Chief of Another Man, Ben Cobb, about what it means to travel like a true gentleman.