… credit card, itinerary, e-ticket, boarding cards, names of hotel’s marketing team? Check. We’re still putting together our essential packing feature – it’s taken rather a while, much like our packing, to pare it down to the absolute minimum. In the meantime, if you’re jetting off to warmer climes then the ultimate in luxe luggage comes in this rather compact and beautifully designed form: Smythson, yet again, win the travel must-have crown for their wonderful, sumptuous Coral Travel Clutch (£395) with handy removable dividers so that you can take out its innards and use it as a rather gorgeous clutch when you’re popping down to the hotel bar for a late-night Martini. Señor Ronaldo could even get away with calling it a ‘man bag’, such are its handsome lines. And we all know he can work the colour orange.