People who are into travel and have a severe case of permanent wanderlust are the easiest people to buy Christmas gifts for. The people I’ve just described will have read this and will be nodding sagely. We are the type of people who delight in simple things, who like to receive things that enable us to discover something new and who like to share our interests with others. Buy us something that fulfills any of these criteria and you’ll have a very pleased traveller on your hands.
In this post, we’ve found 10 things on Etsy that we think ticks all the boxes mentioned above and would be perfect Christmas gifts for someone who is inspired by travel. If you’re still struggling to find something nice for your friend or family member, keep scrolling.
Personalised Travel Journal
This Moleskine Travel Journal is a must-have for any jet setting holiday or wanderlust adventure for keeping those important notes safe. The notebook has 64 pages, includes a storage pocket at the back for tickets and business cards and is hand printed in gold and personalised with your chosen name. The spine is stitched and the pages are creamy and acid-free. Just lovely!
Bon Voyage Wish Bracelet
Save 20% £2.80
Think about your ideal destination, make a wish and when the bracelet thread breaks, your wish comes true! That’s the thinking behind this cute stocking filler. The wish bracelet is made from waxed cord, in a choice of colours with a choice of small charms, either a Gold Heart, Silver Heart, Silver Star, Silver Butterfly, Silver Leaf, Silver Flower or Silver Bird.
List of Countries Poster
The minimalist design of this infographic poster puts the world into perspective by organizing countries by area from largest to smallest. 196 countries are represented as black silhouettes on a clean, white background. Whether your giftee is a design-lover, globetrotter, or information-gatherer, it’s a unique and stylish reminder to see the world differently. Each poster comes with red dot stickers so they can mark where they’ve been and see where they still have to go. Neat!
This print, on High Quality 220g canvas paper would make a fabulous travel gift for any explorer or adventure lover. We love the minimalist design, the contrasting monotone and can’t agree more with the sentiment.
Wild At Heart Enamel Mug
Save 15% £10.20
This rustic, white enamel camping mug just can’t wait to be taken on an adventure! It’s ideal for a sedate picnic or an extreme weekend of hardcore camping and outdoor fun! Imagine sipping hot chocolate from this mug whilst sat around the campfire after a day of hiking. Just don’t forget the marshmallows!
Vegan Globe Bracelet
Save 15% £8.50
This is the maker’s most popular bracelet and we can see why! Suitable for both him and her, this lovely high-quality bracelet is made from vegan, earth-friendly leather (awesome!) and is an easy to wear gift for those who love to travel.
We love this unusual locket, printed with a modern scene depicting pastel mountains, geometric trees and a bright blue sky. Give this quirky piece to your fashion-conscious friend or go an adventure yourself! As well as being simply gorgeous, this mountain locket is fully operational, opening from the side, with space for two cherished photographs.
London Skyline Coaster Set
The London skyline is theirs to create with this ‘build-your-own’ London coaster set. These drink coasters make a great Christmas gift for travelers, a fun stocking filler or can even help you find that ever tricky Secret Santa present! The set depicts Tower Bridge, the Shard, Buckingham Palace, the Tate Modern amoung other famous landmarks.
Wooden Mountain Earrings
These hand painted mountain shaped wooden stud earrings are available in two designs – a bright white snow topped mountain design and a cool light turquoise blue design. The wooden studs come in a cute gift box which is finished off with twine. We like their funky simplicity.
Wanderlust ‘Ship in a Bottle’ Pin
Cool and collectable soft enamel pin badge of an origami Paper Boat in a bottle. Especially suitable for those with eternal wanderlust. These make a perfect ‘good luck’ charms for loved ones embarking on their travels, or just a reminder of your next adventure.
Hopefully there’s something on our list of suggestions that you think would be a great Christmas gift for that tricky someone who loves to travel. If you’re still not sure, we’ve listed a selection of great travel products in our own shop.
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