Looking for Christmas gift ideas for the person who loves to travel? Look no further! I’ve done the legwork for you and rounded up my favourite picks. Check out these 19 great Christmas gift ideas!
1 iPhone X, Apple, starting at $1,319
It’s definitely on the pricey side but there’s no denying that the iPhone X is one of the hottest gifts of the holiday season! Surprise someone special with the ultimate Christmas present, especially someone who’s overdue for an upgrade!
2 Clarity JetSet Case, Truffle, $85
Staying organized is the key to maintaining your sanity when you travel. These chic cases, trimmed with Saffiano leather, are perfect for stowing cosmetics and other travel-size liquids away stylishly.
3 Sandwash Knit Relaxed Pant, Splendid, $128
There’s no excuse for wearing pajamas on an airplane but you can still look chic and feel like you’re in your jammies! These comfy pants have a smocked waist and ruching at the cuff, giving them an easy and effortless style.
4 Tile Style, Best Buy, $45
Know someone who’s a little forgetful? Tile is a handy little gadget that attaches to commonly misplaced items like a phone, a set of keys or a wallet so if it’s lost, it can easily be tracked using the free Tile app. The new line of Tile products come in sleek finishes of dark slate and satin white.
5 AirPods, Apple, $219
Apple AirPods will change their life! No more fussing with wires and as soon as the AirPods come out of the case, they’ll automatically connect to the desired device. Plus, they know when you take them out of your ears and automatically pause the audio or video for you. I swear, it’s like magic!
6 Merino Travel Kit, Parachute Home, $169
For the frequent traveler who craves creature comforts, this travel kit is just the gift. The set comes with a cozy merino wool blanket and eye mask as well as a convenient carrying case.
7 Cozy Cable Slipper, UGG, $120
A cozy, comfy pair of slippers is an easy way for them to take a piece of home with them when they travel and these UGG slippers are nothing if not cozy.
8 The Carry-On, Away, $225
This suitcase is compact but surprisingly roomy on the inside and sturdy but sleek on the outside. And, it can charge their phone for them so they can text you to say thank you over and over for the best gift they got this Christmas!
9 Happiest in Los Angeles T-Shirt, Happiest Tee, $78
Help someone celebrate their happy place with a beautiful t-shirt that lets them declare their love for their favourite destination, from Australia to Paris! Made in the US, these t-shirts add a bit of luxury to a casual look. They’re super soft and will easily become a wardrobe staple.
10 Quip Toothbrush, getquip.com, starting at $25
If you thought brushing your teeth was one of those necessary but (yawn) boring daily duties, then you haven’t tried Quip. This fresh new take on something as simple as a toothbrush will make dental hygiene far more exciting … and effective! It’s an innovatively designed electric toothbrush that’s travel-ready and can be purchased with a customizable subscription that includes new toothbrush heads, batteries and toothpaste.
11 Foreo Luna Mini 2, Sephora, $139
The frequent traveler on your Christmas shopping list doesn’t have to sacrifice her at-home beauty routine while she’s jetting around. With the Foreo Luna Mini 2, she can easily pack this small, waterproof device into her makeup bag and enjoy the deep cleanse it provides wherever she goes.
12 The Sworn Virgin, Amazon, $10
Looking for a great read for the bookworm on your list? The Sworn Virgin (Harper Collins, 2017) by Kristopher Dukes is a fascinating historical fiction read. Telling the story of Eleanora, a young Albanian woman, this book explores the culture and customs (namely the option women had to remain a virgin in exchange for the rights and privileges of men) of a remote mountain village at the turn of the 20th century. Perfect plane reading!
13 Amazon Echo (2nd Generation), Amazon, $79.99
The newly improved Amazon Echo boasts a new speaker, a more compact design and comes in an exciting array of finishes, from fabric to wood and metallic. Once connected to Alexa, the Echo can do everything from play music and set alarms to make calls and control smart home devices. Alexa already has over 10,000 mad skills so she’s easily the smartest one in the house!
14 Panama Zip Currency Case, Nordstrom, $315
The chic travelista on your shopping list will adore this sleek Saffiano leather case that’s perfect for carrying various currencies. It’s crafted in Spain and comes with four colour-coded zip compartments to make it easy to stay organized. Perfect for a multi-country excursion!
15 Harney & Sons Earl Grey Tea, Amazon, $9
A good cuppa tea isn’t always easy to find when you’re traveling so I like to pack my own. Know someone else who can’t live without their tea? This tasty tea comes ready to go in a pretty tin that’s easy to pack.
16 Necklace, Dune Jewelry, prices vary
Called ‘experiential jewelry’ Dune Jewelry incorporates sand from beaches, mountaintops, golf courses and trails all over the world into their unique designs to create a piece of jewelry that has meaning to its wearer. They make necklaces, bracelets, cuffs, rings, earrings, charms and other pieces. My necklace features the beautiful white sand of Clearwater Beach in Clearwater, Florida, where my husband proposed! This makes a great gift for someone special!
17 Roku Streaming Stick, Amazon, $49.99
Give the gift of entertainment this Christmas! The Roku Streaming Stick makes it easy to always have access to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video and other streaming services. The stick is so compact, it’s perfectly portable and allows you to watch your favourite shows on the television in a hotel room or wherever you’re staying so you don’t have to watch on your laptop. And love that this new model has a voice remote!
18 Tangle Teezer, Sephora, $15
Adored by celebrities and regular folks alike, the Tangle Teezer is the answer to stubborn tangles and knots that are a nuisance. This compact brush, designed and manufactured in Great Britain, easily glides through hair to remove tangles without breaking or damaging hair in the process. This makes a great stocking stuffer!
19 Smartphone Ring, Case Mate, $15
This handy little ring is like a piece of jewelry for your phone! Adhere it to the back of the phone and it provides an easy way to hold on to your phone more securely to prevent it from slipping out of your hand. It also doubles as a stand so that you can prop your phone up and watch videos, too. The polished finishes (gold, silver, black, rose gold and iridescent), make it a chic accessory to your phone.