Travel Essentials with Serena Guen, Founding Editor-In-Chief, SUITCASE Magazine

Serena founded SUITCASE, a multi-media publication that is re-imagining the role of the travel magazine. Saying goodbye to the impossibly luxurious and the underwhelming tourist clichés, and embracing the eclectic and adventurous appetite of a generation of creatives and entrepreneurs, SUITCASE exists to change the way you travel.

Serena has received a Women of the Future Award for media, and was nominated for the London Evening Standard 25 Under 25 Most Influential people in the British capital. She talks to Be Mixed about her travel essentials…

B: Where is the best place in the world for a cocktail?
S: Sunset at Hotel Fasano Las Piedras in Punta del Este.

B: What’s your dream party location?
S: Cipriani in Venice or Macikizi in Bodrum

B: Where are you travelling this summer?
S: Aix en Provence, Bilbao, Santander, Paris, Spetses, Mexico City, Tulum, Lucca, Forte dei Marmi, Florence, Hong Kong…I think that’s it…

B: What can you not travel without?
S: A good pair of sunglasses.

B: What are your party peeves?
S: Having to wear a nametag.

B: What’s your favourite party drink?
S: A mojito.