The late summer road trip is a quintessential part of summer. Think long drives, good snacks and even better company.

At Dooney & Bourke, we love a good road trip, so we know just how essential a road trip playlist can be. We compiled the perfect getaway playlist to accompany you on your adventures, as well as some of our favorite travel bags to make the journey a little easier. Check out a few of the highlights from our playlist and our selection of travel bags below.


The Song: Dreams (2004 remaster) by Fleetwood Mac

"A chill, reflective song that melds the vibes of 60s and 70s summers with modern day."

The Bag: DB75 Multi Letter Carrier

“Super functional with a lot of personality, this letter carrier holds my essentials so I can keep things hands-free while I explore.”


The Song: Kiss Me by Sixpence None The Richer

"This song is SUCH a mood booster—it reminds me of so many classic romantic comedy moments that I love.”

The Bag: Monogram Large Tote

“This is hands down one of my favorite travel bags. I love the monogram print, and the tote is so roomy. I can fit everything I need into it with room to spare for purchases along the way!”


The Song: Feels Like Summer by Childish Gambino

“A song that captures the feeling of those scorching summer days from childhood, sitting in plastic lawn chairs and eating ice pops fresh out of the freezer.”

The Bag: Pebble Grain Large Tote

“I think this is the perfect road trip bag! It has such a gorgeous rich color, and the durable textured leather means I can take it anywhere.”

Jenn P.

The Song: Call My Name by JP Cooper

“This fun, upbeat song gets me pumped up for the day.”

The Bag: All Weather Leather 3.0 Tote 36

“I love how durable this is! It’s roomy and structured, with sturdy handles and all of the organization I need.”


The Song: Way Back When (Halogenix Remix) by Unglued, Esther During, Halogenix

“This one reminds me of a warm summer’s day. I love the dreamy synths and vocals!”

The Bag: The Florentine Bowler Duffle

“This is my favorite of our travel bags because it has such a classic look. The old school styling adds a sleek touch to all of my looks, no matter the season.”

We hope you enjoy this taste of Dooney & Bourke’s late summer sounds and road trip bags. Don’t forget to check out the full playlist and all of our travel bags for your next getaway.