Surprise and delight your beloved jet-setter with some travel-themed keepsakes for the holidays.
Whether she’s a retiree with nothing but the open road in front of her or a recent graduate looking to log some miles before checking in to a 9-5, avid travellers are always in need of inspiration and accoutrements. Here are our top 10 picks for the journeyman in your life.
CharmKing Compression Socks
The humble compression sock has gotten a bad rap based on its earlier incarnations as a medical tool devoid of style. These warm, colorful socks improve blood circulation and help prevent swelling caused by airplane travel.
$18.39 – $34.99 | amazon.com
Bose QuietComfort Headphones
The Bose QuietComfort headphones are powerful enough to mute the screaming baby behind you. As for the kid kicking your seat? You’re on your own.
$299 (15% off) | amazon.com
A thick scarf, poncho or ruana is a stylish way to combat in-flight chills and climate differences on the road. This Glen Plaid ruana is woven from silk and Merino wool and is as cozy as it is stylish.
$189 | peruviancollection.com
Universal Travel Adapter
A perfect stocking stuffer for the avid traveller, the SublimeWare adapter is the key to feeling at home in the world.
$17.99 | amazon.com
SUCK UK Cork Globe
For the dedicated globetrotter who’s been around the world a few times, a cork orb is a great way to keep track of it all.
$50.99 | amazon.com
Estee Lauder Micro-Essence Mist
Airplane air can be arid and germy, and no one wants all that reflected on their visage. Estee Lauder’s Aquaceutical Mist is loaded with nutrients to keep your skin healthy and hydrated in flight. And it’s small enough to put in a carry on.
$70 | macys.com
Travelpro Carry-On With USB Port
Good looks and high-tech come together in Travelpro’s Under-the-Seat bag. Available in orchid purple, steel blue and midnight black, it’s an ideal way to keep your essentials close at hand.
$119.99 (50% off) | macys.com
(add. 30% off with code FRIEND)