The holiday season is approaching and now is the time to shop for your friends and family. If your loved one loves traveling, we have some suggestions for memorable gifts they will cherish.
For a big-ticket item, gift your loved one with new luggage. Tumi, Samsonite and Briggs & Riley offer a wide variety of luggage in different sizes and price points. The savvy traveler in your life could always use new tech tools. Shop cameras and accessories from GoPro. Buy a new iPad or Apple watch for the Apple fan in your life. Don’t discount practical gifts like power adaptors, portable phone chargers and travel bottles. These items could serve as stocking stuffers.
If your friend or family member has an upcoming trip, buy them something destination specific. This type of gift can range from a book to read on a long flight or new ski gear to bring on a skiing vacation. Gift your loved one with a travel experience. Plan a surprise getaway to one of their bucket-list destinations. If you’re on a tighter budget, book a local cooking class showcasing food from a destination they love. Sur La Table features classes in French, Thai and Spanish cooking. Purchase something unique to a favorite destination. This is perfect for all budgets, with simple items like coffee grown in their favorite city or a piece of art from a local artist.
It’s 2019 and doing things alone is empowering. Gone are the days when treating yourself to a movie or dinner was looked at as strange or unusual. People are doing things for themselves and not waiting for others to be available. Hop on this train of independence and you’ll be better for it. It’s weird and awkward at first, but so are most things until you decide to dive in head first. After a few times, you’ll look forward to those meals alone. Until then, here are some tips to ease the process.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
Almost a third of the country of Cornwall is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, an official distinction that recognizes its amazing coastline, high moors and wooded valleys.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
The Charles Darwin Foundation celebrates its 60th anniversary as a non-profit this year, making it the perfect time to head to the Galapagos Islands.