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Travel 20 Travel-Inspired Gift Ideas For Globetrotters

20 Travel-Inspired Gift Ideas For Globetrotters

20 Travel-Inspired Gift Ideas For Globetrotters
By Hong Kong Tatler
December 04, 2018

We all know an avid traveller who's constantly on the go. And whether it's to attend fashion weeks around the world, travelling for business or simply seeking their next big adventure, they always hit the road in style.

From designer luggage to carry-on friendly cosmetics and the latest gadgets, check out the gallery below for chic Christmas gift ideas for the modern nomad in your life:

Photo: Courtesy of Hermès
Photo: Courtesy of Hermès

Hermès hat

For the intrepid explorer, this classic hat made from sheared rabbit felt with a tone-on-tone gros grain ribbon, and lined with "Brides de Gala Love" printed silk twill is the ultimate accessory for adventuring in style.

Available at Hermès stores

Photo: Courtesy of Fendi
Photo: Courtesy of Fendi

Fendi x Rimowa suitcase

Fendi was the first luxury brand within the LVMH group to collaborate with Rimowa, and they certainly didn't disappoint. It's the ultimate statement piece for jetsetting fashionistas.

Available at selected Fendi and Rimowa stores

See also: 5 Things To Know About The Fendi x Rimowa Collaboration

Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges
Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges

Rimowa Hybrid Cabin blue suitcase

A thoughtful gift for someone you know who's always on the go, this high-end piece of German engineering is made from Rimowa's unique aluminum-magnesium alloy with the supremely lightweight quality of polycarbonate, and is designed for a lifetime of purposeful travel.

Available at rimowa.com

Photo: Courtesy of ASOS
Photo: Courtesy of ASOS

Ralph Lauren sneakers

These soft leather sneakers by Ralph Lauren were certainly made for walking.

Available at Ralph Lauren stores

Photo: Courtesy of H&M
Photo: Courtesy of H&M

Moschino x H&M eye mask

Because sometimes, the generic eye mask from in the airline toiletries kit just won't cut it. For the friend who loves to be that little bit extra, this gift ticks all the boxes. 

Available at H&M stores

Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton
Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton playing cards

This monogram pouch holds an elegant pack of Louis Vuitton playing cards. It features a contrasting lining for a playful look.

Available at louisvuitton.com

Photo: Courtesy of Tumi
Photo: Courtesy of Tumi

Tumi Madina cosmetic case

Don't be fooled by its size - this versatile cosmetic case unfolds to offers three transparent interior compartments and a detachable nylon pouch for smaller items. 

Available at Tumi stores

Photo: Courtesy of Make Up Forever
Photo: Courtesy of Make Up Forever

Make Up For Ever Wonder Brushes set

Bringing an entire stash of make-up and brushes on holiday just isn't realistic. This clever set offers all the essentials your make-up loving friend needs for a quick getaway. 

Available at Make Up For Ever stores

Photo: Courtesy of Moleskine
Photo: Courtesy of Moleskine

Moleskine Smart Writing Set Ellipse

Containing the Pen+ Ellipse smart pen and a Large Ruled Paper Tablet with special Ncoded paper, together with the Moleskine Notes App, these smart tools allow handwritten notes and thoughts to travel off the page and onto the screen in real time.

Available at moleskine.com

Photo: Courtesy of Harrods
Photo: Courtesy of Harrods

YSL Gold Attraction Edition Makeup Palette

It's amazing what YSL have managed to pack into this handy palette, which allows you to do everything from highlight your cheeks, sculpt and dress the eyes with subtle metallics or cream eyeshadow for a graphic intensity. It's the ultimate travel companion for beauty addicts. 

Available at YSL counters

Photo: Courtesy of Lane Crawford
Photo: Courtesy of Lane Crawford

Native Union x Tom Dixon Cone cable

Teaming up with Tom Dixon, Native Union takes inspiration from vintage analogue equipment for its latest collection. This handy lightning charging cable is crafted from durable stainless steel, and tapers into a droplet-shaped cone to keep things neat and tidy.

Available at lanecrawford.com

Photo: Courtesy of Fresh
Photo: Courtesy of Fresh

Fresh Rose Retreat: Petal-Soft Skin set

It's important to stay fresh, even when on the road. This festive gift set includes a Rose Face Mask, Rose Floral Toner, Rose Deep Hydration Face Cream and Sugar Rosé Tinted Lip Treatment—all under 100 mls for carry-on convenience. 

Available at Fresh stores

Photo: Courtesy of Rimowa
Photo: Courtesy of Rimowa

Rimowa Essential Cabin white suitcase

The world’s first ever polycarbonate suitcase, this travel essential comes in an array of colours available in a matte or gloss finish. 

Available at rimowa.com

Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton
Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton survival necklace

Survive in style with this key accessory from Kim Jones’s last show for the House. It offers a trendy play on functionality, with four practical items that can all be attached using snap hooks.

Available at Louis Vuitton stores

See also: The Painstaking Process Behind Louis Vuitton's Latest Collection

Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton
Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton hat box

A stunning gift for vintage lovers, this classic Louis Vuitton hat box in Monogram canvas can be used for more than just hats—this statement piece can be used as a chic luggage piece or as decoration for the home. 

Available at Louis Vuitton stores

 

Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges
Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges

Knomo portable power pack

Because there's no bigger buzzkill than trying to capture every moment of your adventure while worrying that your phone is going to die. For the serial Instagrammer, this gift can't be topped. 

Available at selfridges.com

Photo: Courtesy of Luxe City Guides
Photo: Courtesy of Luxe City Guides

Luxe City Guides bespoke box set

For the discerning traveller, Luxe City Guides present only the best places to sleep, eat, shop and play around the world. The best part about this set? You can personally select any eight city guides to suit the lucky person on the receiving end of this gift. 

Available at luxecityguides.com

Photo: Courtesy of Net-a-Porter
Photo: Courtesy of Net-a-Porter

Bang & Olufsen H9i wireless leather and aluminum headphones

These top-of-the-line wireless noise-cancelling headphones by Bang & Olufsen are perfect for blocking out screaming babies on flights and long walks exploring new cities.

Available at net-a-porter.com

Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges
Photo: Courtesy of Selfridges

Polaroid Originals camera

Didn't you hear? Polaroids are back in a big way.  

Available at selfridges.com

Photo: Courtesy of FarFetch
Photo: Courtesy of FarFetch

Maison Margiela Travel neck pillow

Know someone who has trouble sleeping on planes?  This This black lambskin travel neck pillow, with an adjustable fit and button detailing, will fix that right up.

Available at farfetch.com

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