- October 3, 2016
- Mens Travel Clothing
Best Polos for Everyday Travel – 2017 Edition
If you’re doing some general traveling, then comfort is the name of the game. You don’t want to look like a slouch, but there’s no need to get dressed up in a suit and tie. Instead, you want a polo shirt for everyday travel. Something that says you want to look good, but want to still keep things casual.
ScotteVest Performance Polo
- Gadget friendly, tech savvy and loaded with pockets.
- A network of hidden conduits to connect wires to devices.
- Keep gadgets and electronics at full charge wherever you go.
- Specially engineered to balance the weight load across the entire garment.
- Fabric specifically engineered to not wrinkle and look great.
The ScotteVest Performance Polo is the perfect casual vest for business meetings, traveling, golfing, or anywhere else. Its’ stylish design will make an impression that says you’re classy, but not too full of yourself.
This lightweight and breathable fabric will wick away moisture to keep you cool and dry. It’s the ultimate polo for everyday travel.
Mountain Khakis Men’s Approach Shirt
- 5.4oz 52% Cotton/48% Poly Single Knit Yarn-Dye Jersey.
- Wicking Treatment.
- BlueSign®-Approved Fabric by S. Café® Made with Recycled Coffee Grounds.
- 2-Tone Stripe.
- Odor Control/Armpit Action Gusset/Chest Pocket/Split Tail Hem/Casual Fit.
The Approach polo shirt from Mountain Khakis is one of the more stylish polo shirts you can find. This half cotton polo shirt has a unique feature that you’d probably never imagine possible – it is made with recycled coffee grounds.
In addition, the shirt has a small zipper instead of buttons, which is great, and a breast pocket that looks good without being too clingy.
Once you put on this shirt you’ll realize it’s well made and feel its’ comfort. It’s quickly become a favorite polo shirt by male travelers and it’s well worth it’s somewhat steep cost of $69.
Best Travel Polos for Hiking
If you plan on getting spending a few days with Mother Nature in the mountains, then you’ll want a durable, comfortable polo shirt. Ideally, you’ll need a travel polo that can also keep you dry and cool, especially during those hot summer months.
Woolrich MNS Territory Polo
- 100% Cotton.
- Machine Wash.
- Short-sleeve polo shirt in pigment-dyed jersey featuring ribbed-knit collar and cuffs.
- Straight bottom hem.
- Three-button placket.
Every serious traveler should possess at least one Woolrich MNS Territory Polo. It’s composed of a merino wool blend that is odor resistant, wicking, and wrinkle-free.
It’ll dry very quickly after a sink washing, and the “Agion Active Treatment” adds an extra layer of odor-prevention that works surprisingly well.
In addition, the MNS Territory Polo has a hidden zipper pocket on the side so you can store some cash safely from pickpockets.
Best Travel Polo for the Links
Perhaps your idea of spending quality time outdoors doesn’t involve hiking. Maybe you’re a golfer. If so, then you need a high quality polo that’s extremely lightweight, breathable, and fast drying so you can stay cool while you play 18 holes.
Columbia Sportswear Blasting Cool Polo Shirt
- 100% Polyester.
- Machine Wash.
- Short-sleeve polo with contrast stitching.
- Three-button placket, and logo embroidery at chest.
As the name would imply, the Sportswear Blasting Cool Polo shirt from Columbia is a great polo shirt for playing 18 holes in even the most intense summer heat. This ultra-lightweight and comfortable shirt provides UPF 30 sun protection, and its’ polyester fabric efficiently wicks moisture and provides breathability.
Ex-Officio TechSpresso™ Polo
- Tagless label to prevent irritation.
- JavaTech technology wicks, dries, and keeps you fresh.
- Hidden stash pocket in left hem.
- Offset flat-locked shoulder seams to prevent rubbing.
- Odor resistant, quick drying, and lightweight.
The TechSpresso™ Polo from Ex-Officio combines style with function. Using what Ex-Officio calls “JavaTech”, this polo also embeds coffee grounds in the fabric to pull away perspiration from the skin, keeping you dry and comfortable.
The grounds also neutralize odor molecules so you can stay fresher for a longer period of time.
There’s also a hidden stash pocket in the bottom hem so you can hold small items. The downside is that the polo is only rated at UPF 15, so it may be best to stick with another polo if the UV index is particularly high.
Best High End Travel Polos
When you’re headed to a country club or a nice dinner, then it helps to have at least one stylish, high-end travel polo. These polos tend to be made with premium fabric, and are ultra-comfortable and stylish. So which high-end travel polos are the best?
Ralph Lauren Pima Soft-Touch Polo
- 100% pima cotton.
- Machine washable. Imported.
- Two-button placket. Short sleeves with ribbed armbands.
- Collar and armbands are constructed to retain their fit.
- Uneven vented hem. Ultra soft feel fabric.
Ralph Lauren is known for having some of the most stylish and refined polos in the world. The Pima Soft-Touch polo is specially treated to give it a gleaming, refined appearance that is ultra-soft.
It has a relax feel, unlike many of other Ralph Lauren. The collar and armbands are also better constructed to retain their fit after multiple washes as well, so you don’t have to worry about not being able to fit in the polo.
Brooks Brothers Golden Fleece Original Fit
- 100% Cotton.
- Original Fit.
- Polo Collar with Buttoned Placket.
- Pique Mesh Design with Ribbed Trim and Vented Hem.
- Embroidered Golden Fleece Logo.
Brooks Brothers has been an iconic brand in upscale fashion for well over a century, and the Golden Fleece Original Fit Performance polo is an excellent polo shirt that combines style with comfort.
Made of pure two-ply cotton, this polo is arguably one of the softest polos you’ll ever find. As soon as you put this polo on, you’ll never want to take it off. It’s perfect for any dinner, party, or other event where you want to dress casually, yet classy.
Every man should have a few nice polo shirts in his wardrobe. No matter where you travel or what you do while you’re exploring, having a few polo shirts is an absolutely must.
Now you’ve got plenty of ideas on which polos you should buy to accommodate you on your travels across the globe.