The wellness travel enthusiasts on your list are probably the easiest to shop for. Even so, we thought we’d help your cause with a few suggestions, from skincare, to electronics, and ski gear.
Here are 18 gift suggestions for the wellness traveler this holiday season:
The Peloton bike is a perfect addition (and addiction) to the home base of the spinning enthusiasts. The top-of-the-line spin bike has a cult following is complete with a sleek screen and offers live and on-demand spin classes with an assortment of playlists. Think of it like a private cycling studio in your home.
KoldTec Ice Towel
If you’re planning to travel to a hotter climate this winter but still looking for a way to stay cool especially while cycling, running or hiking under a southern sun, the new KoldTec Ice Towel might just be the answer. It easily packs into a carry-on or knapsack, making it ideal for fitness adventures or even simply walking or running around in hot climes.
Ezra Arthur Passport Wallet
Treat your passport with the TLC that it deserves with a beautifully handcrafted passport wallet from premium leather brand Ezra Arthur. Available in a choice of six colours, the portfolio-style wallet features two credit/business card pockets that hold three to four cards each plus two larger pockets to hold your passport, cash, tickets or other documents – perfect for the traveled gent on your list.
The North Face’s 1996 Retro Nuptse Vest
The avid ski vacationer will appreciate the novelty – and the warmth – offered with The North Face’s 1996 Retro Nuptse Vest. The blast-from-the-past down-filled sleeveless vest is available for men and women and men and is equipped with things like a stowable hood, stow in hand pockets, and secured warmth to keep you snug (and stylish).
Lole Wool Effect Mini Lily Bag
If a yoga mat is a travel staple for the wellness seeker on your list, the Lole Wool Effect Mini Lily Bag is surely a well-received gift. This mini version of Lolë’s popular and tote is perfect for travel and can be worn over the shoulder or converted into a backpack. Not only does it carry your yoga mat, it features a variety of zippered compartments to help you stay organized.
Reebok Lux Tights
If the gym is a vacation staple for the traveler on your list, surprise her with a pair of comfy Reebok Lux tights. Designed to move with you through any exercise, the leggings offer a chafe-free experience and a mid-rise waistband for a smooth and flattering fit.
Treat the outdoors-loving person on your list with the gift of a warm, luxurious parka from Fjällräven Parkas. The high-quality and sustainable outerwear strongly focuses on recycled and sustainable materials that don’t compromise function for the outdoor explorer this season, whether they are hiking, skiing, or exploring.
A perfect stocking stuffer for the youth-preserving skincare enthusiast, Prophecy Cream is the latest and greatest skincare product on the market. The game-changing cream is hailed as the only way to effectively permeate the skin with hyaluronic acid without injections.
Fitbit Charge 3
FitBit’s latest fitness tracker, the Fitbit Charge 3 is the perfect device for the wellness traveller who is in the market to crush some major fitness goals. With new goal-based exercise modes, Charge 3 allows you to set a goal for a workout and then watch stats like heart rate or calories in real time as you get closer to that goal.
Kobo Forma eReader
There’s a new ereader in the Kobo family – and it’s perfect for travel. The latest reader is waterproof (so you don’t have to worry about it poolside), and delivers the choice of landscape or portrait mode, and the expanded access of book borrowing. It’s available in a storage size of 8GB or 32GB.
Sleep Master Sleep Mask
Perfect for long flights, the Sleep Master Sleep Mask is an all-in-one sleep mask that combines light elimination and built-in sound reduction – the conditions necessary to sleep. It fits comfortably and one size fits all.
L’Occitane Gift Sets
Treat the lover of all things skincare with a limited edition curated gift set from L’Occitane. For holiday 2018, the longtime French skincare company offers things like a travel-sized product-packed advent calendar and gift sets to target different tastes, from anti-aging to luxurious hand care.
IZIPIZI Sun Glacier
Help the skier hit the slopes in style with Izipizi’s conversation-starting Sun Glacier ski glasses. The brand’s iconic Glacier model will protect your eyes from the cold, snow and intense light found on mountain peaks. The unique removable leatherette side shields protect eyes from the cold and wind, with 100 per cent UV protection lenses for optimal protection.
Bentley Tracker Tuxedo
This Tracker hard-side luggage has a distinctive look and will stand out from the crowd on the baggage carousel. The expandable suitcase offers a maximum packing capacity with a large roomy compartment, four multidirectional wheels, a push-button locking handle, an interior zippered mesh pocket, shoe pockets and top/side handles.
Asics Women Gel-Kayano
The running enthusiast will appreciate pounding the pavement in the new Asics Gel-Kayano running shoe. The 25th anniversary of the brand’s runner includes the next evolution of their ultra-lightweight FlyteFoam cushioning: FlyteFoam Propel and FlyteFoam Lyte. The result is quality cushioning and exceptional comfort. Other talking points include iridescent 3M coating for high visibility in low-light conditions.
Tory Burch Miller Canvas Tote
This roomy tote is perfect for city exploring. The Italian canvass bag features a laser-cut logo charm, and can be carried by its leather handles or over the shoulder. The bag holds a 15″ laptop, a pair of flats, a continental wallet, sunglasses and a phone.
Tilley Toy4 Jackson Trilby Straw Hat
Tilley – an iconic Canadian brand – can protect you from the sun in style with their Toy4 Jackson Trilby Hat. Whether you’re lounging poolside, exploring a new city, or taking an epic hike, this hat is a travel staple – and one that won’t permanently dent in your suitcase.
Hydaway Collapsible Pocket-Sized Water Bottle
Perfect for the hiker or active adventure seeker on your list, the 21oz / 650ml HYDAWAY collapsible water bottle is a reusable water bottle that packs down small enough to fit any pocket or bag compartment. The bottle features a flip-up straw, an easy to grip exterior,, and a watertight seal to prevent leaks.