Search
What To Pack: Editor's Pick

The Globetrotter's Christmas Gift Guide

From travel junkies to armchair wanderers, the travel lover wants items that are chic, or necessary, or both.

There’s a whole bunch of things to gift your favourite jetsetters (and all in a Globetrotter suitcase). We’ve even got suggestions on what to wear to grab an upgrade! 

For the rest of your travel inspiration, just have a read through our monthly Where To Go Edit

The Luggage

If you need an excuse to travel, let Globe-Trotter be your excuse. It’s for the most stylish travellers amongst us. Beginning as the accessory for luxury cruisers, we say jump on board and gift this at Christmas for the globetrotter in your life (and/or for yourself). This safari trolley is trimmed with blush leather that will make your giftee blush with joy. If you’re feeling particularly generous, complete the set with the matching vanity case.

Shop now



The Scent

An alternative way to wear your signature scent, the Citrus scented ‘Neroli 36’ travel accessory from Le Labo is contained within a miniature metal encasement to keep in your bag or pocket for easy re-application while on-the-go. The wax formula is made from sweet almond oil, coconut oil and soybean oil, and scented with the zesty Neroli 36 perfume. Melt the wax by gently rubbing it onto your wrists and other pulse points. And its refillable. It’s the gift that keeps on giving.

Shop now

The Winning Hand

Serious travellers can up their game anywhere in the world with this neat box of cards and games. This portable games room features a set of dominoes, wooden box of pick up sticks, playing cards, wooden dice. All you need to bring is your best poker face. Best of all? Personalise it for a real winning hand.

Shop now

Serious travellers can up their game anywhere in the world with this..


The Hot Brew

Some like it hot. Some like it cold. For hydration on the go, there’s Soma.. Double-walled to keep hot beverages hot, this portable brew bottle has a stainless-steel filter on the top. Simply chuck in your coffee grinds, warm tea leaves, and you’re off. Or heading somewhere hot? Ice it down and your drink stays chilled for hours. No leaks, no sediment, no waste. 

Shop now

The Beauty Buy

The cult beauty makeup remover that professional makeup artists, celebrities and women worldwide can’t live without. More important? Easy to pack so you land refreshed and ready to go. A splash of water and a Face Halo wipe is all you need. For heavier make up, rehydrate your Face Halo and hold it over your eyes/lips/ cheeks, and chant “Halo, Halo, Halo,” 6 times, then remove. Wash and reuse. They say a gift is for life, not just for Christmas.

Shop now

THE Travel Book

Take a whirlwind adventure round the world with Kate Moss’ dream beach in the Maldives to Sofia Coppola’s family retreat in Southern Italy. From the hidden to the stylish, see the world through the eyes of your favourite models, musicians, actors and filmmakers with this limited edition hardcover book by Condé Nast Traveler. It’s the perfect gift for those with a permanent case of wanderlust.

Shop now

The Beach Must-Haves

Beach bunny alert. Add a dose of designer to the pool slide holiday wardrobe with this pair of Balenciaga slides. Pair it with jeans, mini skirt or your favourite bathing suit. Decorated with a logo print across each strap, this slip-on style is set on a moulded rubber footbed ultimate comfort. Perfect for making a statement come sunny days abroad.

Shop now

…it’s the gift that keeps on giving.

The Sky-High Cosies

This sky striped pyjama and silk eye mask is the gift for the jet-setter in your life. Crafted in signature washed silk, its effortless aesthetic makes for a very comfortable long haul flight or lounging on a hot summer’s evening. Each piece is sold separately, we recommend adding all to the shopping basket, one for them, one for you.

Shop now 

The Connector

Never run out of juice with the upgraded PlugBug Duo. Its the multitasker, for the multitasker, that can charge a MacBook, iPhone and battery pack from just one outlet, with a USB port for your computer (or anything else). The perfect accessory for crowded airports, coffee shops, anywhere on the go. Five international adapters keeping you charged in over 150 countries, with a dual USB charger, you’re always connected. Hang on, is that a good thing??

Shop now 

The Cashmere

What screams comfort when you travel? Cashmere. Chinti & Parker’s travel set includes a generously sized blanket, eye mask and socks made entirely from the label’s signature soft cashmere and decorated with pretty pastel stripes. This trio will keep anyone warm and cosy on a long-haul flight.

Shop now 

The Beats

Music lovers, this one is for them. aFUNK it up on travels and spread some good vibes with wireless Bluetooth speaker in a league of its own. The design consists of various circular elements as does the sound, which is spread in 360 degrees. The rose gold grill adds a stylish feminine touch with the speaker available in white, black, dusty pink, cool grey, plum, blue and soft coral and the black edition with gun metal detailing.

Shop now 

The Eco-Friendly

Busy travellers craving a simple lifestyle, add some quiet luxury from Brooklyn label Catzorange. Creating handcrafted bags from natural cotton rope using non-toxic dyes, this brand follows a conscious desire to listen to the shapes and forms that emerge from each individually made bag. Minimalist and clean-lined, pack it for those beach or city getaways. Store your shades, lipstick and credit card. The essentials.

Shop now 

The Stocking Filler

THE stocking filler for those on the fly. A carry-on friendly kit packed with Hydrate FlashMasque and Illuminate FlashMasque Sheet Mask, FlashPatch Rejuvenating Eye Gels and Hydrating Lip Gel. Take your pampering sky high with Patchology’s travel kit. Flight delayed? We’ll take it.

Shop now 

The Loungewear

She brought back tracks for the 90’s in style. Olivia von Halle’s luxurious loungewear, a CF obsession is perfect for relaxed days and long-haul flights. The ‘Missy’, an insatiably luxe silk-cashmere tracksuit redefines your travel attire. Upgrade please?

Shop now 

The Pick Me UP

Created specifically for use on a flight, jetsetters can stay on top of health with this must-pack elixir from de Mamiel. The multi-tasking, antibacterial Altitude Oil is great for congestion on long-haul flights. A naturally potent immune booster and pick me up, carry on with this in your carry on.

Shop now 

You May Also Like

Any Questions or Tips to add?

Share