After many (many) months of daydreaming about that sunny vacation, planning a trip is finally possible again. Here are the best gifts for the one who has come down with an incurable case of wanderlust.

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Smash and Tess Aria Romper

A Plane-Ready Romper

Go-to airport outfits are usually chic or comfy, but rarely both. Vancouver brand Smash and Tess’s Aria romper ($138) checks all the boxes with a cute design crafted from a soft cotton and elastane blend, plus pockets to keep your passport, wallet and headphones close at hand. smashtess.ca

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Graf Lantz Dogu Collection

A Portable Office Organizer

If they can (and will) work from anywhere, Graf Lantz’s new Dogū collection ($471) will help keep their mobile office organized. The vegetable tanned leather set comes with space to hold a computer, pens and other bits and bobs—plus a coaster for their
coffee to-go. graf-lantz.com

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Saje Dream Team Bedtime Routine Kit

Jetlag-Proof Essential Oils

One thing we didn’t miss during the pandemic was jet lag. For restless travellers, Saje’s Dream Team bedtime routine kit ($48) is better than counting sheep: there’s a soothing body butter, chamomile and lavender roll-on and weighted eye mask for a super slumber. saje.com

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Raven Reads Subscription Box

The Best Books for Layovers

Best case, books from the Raven Reads subscription box (from $88) will keep them entertained on the subway, train or plane—worst case, they’re a COVID-proof way to escape into imaginative, vibrant worlds from the comfort of home. Raven Reads is the world’s first Indigenous book subscription box, and it’s curated in Kamloops. ravenreads.org

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Tofino Towel Co.

A Blanket That's Ready for Anything

Tofino Towel Co.’s fair trade goods are as pretty as they are practical. The luxury beach/bath towel ($148) is ready for a post-surf nap—or a water’s-not-for-me suntan. makevancouver.com

Western Living 2021 Gift Guide: Gifts for Travel Lovers Evalina Travel Makeup Brush Set

A Sleek Travel Makeup Brush Set

Looking good on the go is a real art, and for that you need the right tools. Evalina’s travel makeup brush set ($65) has nine—count ’em—mini brushes to help keep that face fresh. evalinabeauty.com

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