5 must-pack travel pieces

1) Bad sneakers are the ultimate tourist giveaway.-
You'll need comfy tennis shoes for trekking around during the day, but make them sleek and understated. My favorites are Chuck Taylors (Low-tops are ... more 
1) Bad sneakers are the ultimate tourist giveaway.-
You'll need comfy tennis shoes for trekking around during the day, but make them sleek and understated. My favorites are Chuck Taylors (Low-tops are more versatile than high-tops, since they look good with dresses as well as pants. Also: Every time I go to Paris, I notice all the cute French girls are wearing Converse) and classic, Euro Supergas. less 
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Thu, Oct 6, 2011 3:05 PM EDT

Reader Quilly asked: "I'm about to pack for a trip to Europe and was wondering if you had any suggestions that would be versatile, stylish... and not flag me as a tourist."

I'm totally obsessed with finding the perfect travel pieces myself. Here are some of the things that always make it into my suitcase: