Perfect gifts for the seasoned traveler
Christmas is quickly approaching, and you’ve purchased a gift for just about every person on your list. But we all have that one friend or family member who is really, really hard to buy for. If you’re stumped yet again, but know your recipient loves to travel, we have you covered! Check out this Christmas gift guide for the traveler who has everything.
1. Rosetta Stone
Is your traveler preparing for their dream trip abroad? Help them get a head start on the local language with the gift of Rosetta Stone! Rosetta Stone is one of the top language-learning companies, offering learning material for more than 30 of the most-spoken languages around the world.
2. Graze Subscription
It’s hard to find healthy snack options when you travel. If your traveler is constantly on the go, they might love a Graze subscription! Each Graze box comes with samples of healthy, travel-sized snacks which can be slipped into a suitcase or carry-on bag. Send them a Graze gift voucher, with options ranging from 3-50 boxes. Once they receive their voucher, they can customize their snack preferences and dietary needs online!
3. Mark & Graham Personalized Gear
If your recipient is ready for a new set of high-quality luggage, pick up these classy, personalized items from Mark & Graham. Mark & Graham carries a fantastic selection of suitcases, passport holders, wallets and luggage tags. Each travel item comes in a sleek, simple design and the option to add monogramming for free.
4. Watch or Jewelry Storage
It’s pretty easy to lose precious jewelry and accessories when you’re moving from place to place. Pick up this classic travel catch-all for his watches, cufflinks, and rings. For jewelry, take a look at this elegant, leather case by Pottery Barn.
5. A Favorite City Skyline
Capture their favorite city skyline through a frosted glassware set or a unique piece of jewelry. This Etsy shop offers glassware of all kinds, custom-etched with beautiful city skylines. If you’d prefer a piece of jewelry, check out this shop! Here you can find necklaces, rings, and bracelets capturing some of the most iconic skylines from around the world.
6. Hotel Gift Cards
Gift your recipient with a “weekend away” by getting them a gift card to a resort, a local bed and breakfast, or one of their favorite hotel brands. If you can manage the logistical side of it, you could even consider booking their stay for them and making the arrangements yourself! It’s the perfect way to take a break after a busy holiday season.
7. Nespresso Coffee Maker
A Nespresso machine will give travelers the quick jolt of caffeine they need before the early morning airport run without sacrificing quality. Pair the new machine with this classic, honey-beige travel mug and your gift will be complete!
8. Travel Hoodie
Travel style is all about layering (and pockets!). Check out these classic Under Armour or North Face sweatshirts. Betabrand’s Knockout Hoodie is everything you could ask for in a hoodie and more. The faux beaver fur hood reduces noise, contains a built-in eye mask and can even be rolled into a neck pillow!
9. Xenvo iPhone Lens Kit
Everyone becomes a photographer while abroad. But if your recipient is not ready to splurge on expensive camera gear, the Xenvo iPhone lens kit will help them snag that perfect shot of the Parthenon at sunset.
10. Coffee Table Inspiration
You can’t go wrong with a coffee table book! Help them cozy-up their living room with this little, illustrated book on maps from Anthropologie or a Lonely Planet guidebook for their favorite destination.
11. Corkboard Map
A corkboard map is a fun way to showcase the places you’ve been in your home or office. This handmade, pushpin map comes in five color options with the words “Live Beautifully. Love Passionately. Travel Often.” printed at the bottom.
12. DNA Ancestry Kit
When your favorite traveler discovers new facts about their ancestry and family history, they may need to start adding some new travel destinations to their bucket list! Surprise them with a DNA testing kit by 23AndMe or AncestryDNA.