Looking for the perfect holiday gift for the wellness-minded traveler on your list? Our annual Travel to Wellness Gift Guide has you covered.
Here’s a round-up of 20 “well”-received gift items and stocking stuffer suggestions…
This low-tech gadget can help travelers stay organized during a long flight. Instead of having their notes and papers scattered everywhere, the NoteTower helps keep travelers organized and productive. The gadget mounts to all devices and keeps paper (sticky notes, photographs, flyers, invitations) in one easy accessible place-on, right on your device.
Comfortable, lightweight and stretchy Jelt belts are made from 100% recycled plastic bottles and available in a variety of colors. They keep pants in place with a flat, no-show, metal-free buckle and grippy inner gel and are ideal for travel, outdoor sports and everyday activities. A portion of every sale supports programs that give back to veterans, kids and the environment. Made in Montana, Jelt Belts are B Corp Certified and thru programs that empower women.
Keebos iPhone Case and Necklace
For anyone and everyone who has ever lost their phone while on the road, the Keebos iPhone case and necklace is the ideal accessory. Helping travelers keep their hands free while sightseeing, it’s the perfect iPhone case for those engaged in hiking, bike rides, cross-country skiing or other outdoor pursuits. It also ensures your phone is easily accessible to capture photo.
FitBit Versa 2
The new FitBit Versa 2 smartwatch incorporates wellness more than any FitBit that has come before it. The sleek watch (available in a choice of color options) features Amazon Alexa Built-in, 24/7 heart rate tracking, Sleep Score, fitness apps and more.
The Fjallraven Kånken Backpack
The Fjallraven Kanken backpack – complete with the iconic logo – has become a common site in cities around the world. A perfect size for hiking, the backpack is available in a variety of colors and made of a durable, lightweight Vinylon F. It includes a sitting pad in the pocket and logo that doubles as a reflector.
Norquay Artisan Paddle
A great gift for the outdoors-lover, Norquay paddles double as art. Each paddle is made of responsibly-sourced wood from Haliburton, Ontario and designed by artist Natasha Wittke. The paddles made for eye-catching lake house décor pieces or may be used for short trips on the lake.
The Bolle Supreme OTG Ski Goggles
For the ski vacationer on your list, these stylish ski goggles work with existing glasses (OTG = over the glasses). The OTG foam relieves pressure points when wearing with glasses, and the goggles are also available with prescription lenses.
Serengeti Spello Navigator Sunglasses
The sun-seeker can never have too many pairs of sunglasses – especially classic and timelessly designed ones like Serengeti’s Spello Navigator Sunglasses. The always-in-style model features rubber temples, mixing hard rubber on the external side for a sporty look and softer rubber on the inside to maximize comfort. The lenses and frames are available in an assortment of colors.
Classic Repeat Vector Waistbag
Making the lives of city explorers more convenient, the fanny pack is back in full force. Sporty and stylish, Reebok’s Classic Repeat Vector Waistbag features the bold, oversize iconic Vector logo in a contrast color for extra flair.
Treat the fitness enthusiast with some of the cleanest workout gear on the market. Constructed locally from super-premium fabric and free of dangerous dyes, the fashionable workout pieces are better for your body, the planet and the human race.
Native Shoes Jefferson Shoe
The style-forward and more adult-appropriate solution to Crocs, the Jefferson Native Shoe is the perfect waterproof shoe for the traveler with a passion for boating, hiking and chasing waterfalls. The slip-on water shoe is available in a variety of colours.
Tilley R2 Rebecca Straw Hat
The iconic Tilley brand’s R2 Rebecca Straw Hat blends style and sun protection. Made with premium Madagascar raffia with a rounded, poseable brim, this vacation staple features UPF 50+ sun protection, a wind cord for gusty winds, a secret pocket and a removable sweatband.
Sonos Move Portable Speaker
For the on-the-move music lover, the Sonos Move – the speaker brand’s first battery-powered outdoor speaker – offers brilliant sound anywhere, from the beach or dock to the tent. The smart speaker is weatherproof, drop-resistant and Bluetooth-enabled when WiFi isn’t available.
BOGS Weatherproof Boots
For a practical gift that will become a quick staple at the ski chalet or cottage, chose Bogs rain and snow boots. Available for men, women and children in a variety of styles, the lightweight (great for packing) boots feature top-line tech to keep feet dry, warm and sweat-free.
Volprive Meditation Sleep Mask
Volprive – a Canadian luxury travel accessories company – takes the travel sleep mask a step further with their Meditation Sleep Mask. Helping your in-flight sleep cause, the easy-on-the-eyes mask features a washable and adjustable strap and a removable bead-filled pad that blocks out light and protects your eyes.
Norden Puffer Jacket
Give the winter warrior traveler the gift of warmth and a solid backstory with a Norden Puffer Jacket. Sleek, warm and stylish, the fresh-to-market vegan jackets are also something you can feel good wearing (and giving): they are all made out of recycled single-use plastic waste.
Muse 2 Meditation Headband
Perfect for guided meditation during travel times, the Muse 2 Meditation Headband fuses the ancient practice of meditation with modern technology. The headband senses a user’s level of calmness, and then determines an appropriate meditation routine, reacting to real-time brain activity.
Sage Crystal Roller
The perfect suitcase addition and stocking stuffer, the clear quartz Sage Crystal Roller keeps skin refreshed while you travel. The ancient skincare ritual helps smooth, sooth and rejuvenate with a gentle massage. The massage promotes circulation (reducing puffiness and firming the skin), soothes and brightens the complexion when airports take their toll.
doTERAA Athlete’s Kit
Soothe your aches and pains with this mini travel kit of essential oils from doTERRA. The travelling athlete will appreciate the mini bottles of doTERRA Breathe, duTERRA On Guard, Lavender, Melaleuca and Peppermint, a120 mL tub of Deep Blue Rub.
Bl’eau Glacial Clay Mask
Bl’eau is the first Canadian skincare line that uses British Columbia’s Glacial Oceanic Clay as the foundation for their products. Formed millions of years ago by melting glaciers, this rare clay contains 60 unique minerals and elements that give each of Bl’eau’s products unique healing, and purifying properties.
Hoping the TTW 2019 Gift Guide, will help you will find the perfect gift for the wellness-minded traveler on your list. Safe travels and happy holidays to all!