Oh yes, it’s that time of year again! If you are looking for the perfect Christmas present for wannabe travellers who are not currently on the move, I’ve found these awesome Christmas gift ideas to inspire wanderlust and have them planning their next trip asap! From mugs to shower curtains I’ve found every cool and retro item I could with a world map to help you find the perfect gift for travellers!
Please note that these links are to Amazon products, I have not bought any of these personally but thought you may like some Christmas gift ideas. if you buy anything through these links I will earn a little bit of commission, so happy Christmas to me too!
World Map Jewellery & Watches For Her
For the lovely travelling lady in your life, I found these gorgeous world map pendants, and a funky unisex watch to inspire wanderlust in any female travellers. Looking for Christmas gifts for your girlfriend, wife, daughter or travelling friends? Look no further! My personal favourite is the moon & vintage world map pendant (hint, hint for my friends & family!)[amazon_link asins=’B00NPN4O1K,B01KZB4KOA,B01LQ7QC20′ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’816c21f0-ce12-11e7-aba6-a700199cc321′]
Travel Watches & Accessories for Him
I always struggle with Christmas gifts for men, my dad & brother usually buy everything they want themselves! However, world map cufflinks or a tie make great stocking fillers, and I actually love this wooden men’s watch which is would make a cool travel inspired gift for a friend or family member.[amazon_link asins=’B07252GD74,B01MA5QB9X,B00CMDMBGY’ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’2187ae64-ce13-11e7-b297-6f85be157d98′]
Christmas Gift Ideas for the Home Traveller
There is nothing like including travel in your home decor. Scratch off world maps have become very popular gifts, so your loved one can scratch off where they have already been, and get inspired by the rest of the world waiting to be scratched off! If that seems a little too much, how about an arty world map print for the wall? And for those who dream all day of travelling, the world map duvet covers mean they can dream all night too![amazon_link asins=’B00O8PNW6M,B015TQSZP6,B01D45YU0S’ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’0b504cf3-ce10-11e7-a7a3-812b91b1679c’]
Travel Christmas Gifts for The Bathroom
Help your friends and family to plan their next trip from the bathroom – with a funky colourful shower curtain and bath towel. I even found a world map on a wastebasket, so even as they throw things away they can still think about travel![amazon_link asins=’B06WCZCHCD,B01G37AUY4,B01BPCSG66′ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’6472c6dc-ce18-11e7-9d6c-4103c0f4fd4a’]
World Map Gifts for the Kitchen
For travelling cooks, what about a cooking apron or tea towel with a world map on? And who could resist the call of a cup of tea proclaiming that ‘adventure awaits!’ – forget the tea and get packing! I love travel quotes, and mugs make great Christmas presents for every member of the family.[amazon_link asins=’B01KVQ66K0,1635440246,B07429LK53′ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’2dc5a82a-ce16-11e7-beaf-6f84faf42d24′]
Travel Tech Christmas Gift Ideas
Perfect gifts for digital nomads, or for those stuck in an office dreaming of the wider world, these laptop covers for Macbooks, and ipads would inspire anyone to take a trip! And mouse mats are usually kind of dull, but I like this one as a great Christmas gift for under $10.[amazon_link asins=’B01FQL9SPA,B01L8WBN8Q,B01IQLQTFY’ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’0d11baa3-ce15-11e7-bb20-3bd7e759bf0f’]
Practical Christmas Gift Ideas
I daren’t take my phone anywhere without a protective case. This iphone case with a colourful world map and inspirational travel quote is just one of many available, perfect for anyone getting a new phone for Christmas! The tote bag and mini-clutch bag are simple but useful gifts, great for buying groceries or storing keys and makeup.[amazon_link asins=’B01LYPOTIV,B00M9JEA1A,B077JVBCH2′ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’f18e6f2a-ce18-11e7-8937-970b102a97a8′]
Miscellaneous World Map Gift Ideas
A few more random ideas for world map gifts to inspire wanderlust – piece together travel plans with this world map jigsaw, dream of sunnier destinations with this bright umbrella, and write your travel bucket list in this world map journal.[amazon_link asins=’B073CBGQPR,B00R43ZS5I,1593594062′ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’talesofaback-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’0620774f-ce17-11e7-ac41-b5fe570ba1e7′]
I hope I helped give you some ideas for Christmas gifts to buy your friend or family member who loves to travel. Even when they are at home, you can help them dream of their next destination with any of these world map gifts to inspire wanderlust!
Have I missed anything?? Please let me know if you have other Christmas gift ideas with world maps that I’ve forgotten.
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