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Unique Travel Gifts for the Holidays

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With Christmas just around the corner, our Holiday Gift Guide is handier than ever! For those who love to adventure, here are our top picks for unique travel gifts.


Unique Travel Gifts for the Holidays

ACCESSORIES | Backpacks & Travel Necessities
Herschel Supply Co.

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: The Dirty Collective

Herschel Supply Co’s backpacks, passport holders, wallets and amenity bags have become travel necessities. The company was started in Vancouver by two brothers and has grown to be an internationally-renowned brand.

EDIBLE | Noble Maple Syrup (Travel Size)
Available at Edible Canada’s Retail Store on Granville Island

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: Edible Canada

Canadian maple syrup will always be a treasured gourmet gift. We love Noble Maple Syrup (specifically, the Bourbon Barrel Aged variety) for its sweet and fiery flavour.

HOME | Packtowel Personal Towel
Mountain Equipment Co-op

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: Mountain Equipment Coop

It’s 90g towel that absorbs four times its weight in water and can almost wring completely dry. This gift idea is a travel essential and a unique magic trick!

TECHNOLOGY | Universal Adapter

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: The Travel Bug

EXPERIENCE | Granville Island Market Tour
Gift Certificates by Vancouver Foodie Tours

Unique travel gifts

Our Foodie Tour team loves to travel. Perhaps we’re biased, but we’ve always found that exploring the local public market is a wonderful way to get a taste of the city’s food and culture. It’s our pleasure to welcome guests to Granville Island and the Public Market to share in an authentic Vancouver experience!

ACCESSORIES | Swell Waterbottle
Available at Delish General Store on Granville Island

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: CNN

Swell waterbottles are sleek, light, double-walled, and leakproof. Swell was a recommended gift idea by Oprah Magazine!

To read our full blog post on Delish General Store, click here!

APPAREL| Vinyasa Scarf

Unique travel gifts

Photo Credit: Lululemon

One of the most-highly rated Lululemon products: the ultra-versatile Vinyasa scarf. To wear it like a shawl, hood, and 8 other ways, check out this video on how to master your Vinyasa scarf!

Do you have a unique travel gift that you’d like to share? We’d love to hear from you in the comments below!

Click here to continue browsing our Holiday Gift Guide for Christmas gift ideas! 

Joyce Chua

About Joyce Chua

I’m fascinated by food and its impact on culture, especially in an increasingly globalized world. I love how Vancouver’s multicultural food scene opens doors to history, culture, and understanding. Here’s to a life of eating and learning!

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