Looking for a travel-inspired Christmas gift? Jamie Ndah has compiled a collection of some perfect presents for those enjoying an active holiday or a relaxing break.
Take a shot at luxury: Leica D-Lux ‘Solid Gray’ compact camera
Leica is an authority in the world of photography, and they recently launched this beautifully-designed camera with a striking two-tone finish. It comes with a zoom lens, bringing a highly practical range of focal lengths equivalent to 24 to 75mm (in 35mm format), for a wide range of photographic genres, from portraits to landscapes, and the classic domain of Leica cameras, reportage photography. There is also 4K video capability, and an integrated WiFi module that allows this model to be controlled from a smartphone or tablet PC.
On yer bike! Shinola Detroit Arrow
The Detroit Arrow is Shinola’s new single-speed bicycle, streamlined for urban riding and hand assembled by bike specialists in Detroit. Available in black and white, and in both men’s and women’s frame styles, the Detroit Arrow features a completely new TIG-welded TrueTemper steel frame design which is manufactured at Waterford Precision Cycles in Wisconsin.
In the bag: Shinola Signature Duffle
This is a classic duffle design with a canvas lined interior and plenty of room for a weekender or carry-on. The detachable leather strap allows this stylish duffle to be carried by hand or on the shoulder. It includes a front open pocket detail, interior zipper compartment, gunmetal finish solid brass hardware and a Shinola signature metal hangtag.
All onboard: Mini by TUMI International carry-on case
This is an exclusive collaboration driven by travel and adventure, merging the exhilarating and attitude of Mini with the renowned technical innovation and functionality of TUMI. Made from FXT ballistic nylon®, this compact carry-on is ideal for short overnight trips and travel.
On a charge: Mighty Purse Zipper Wallet
This phone charging wallet is designed for the ultimate globetrotting girl. It is small enough to fit in your handbag but big enough for all your essentials. Available in Berry, Blue and Black, it features a detachable wrist strap and a selection of pockets, including eight credit card slots and a zipped coin purse. Made from high-quality genuine cow leather, it also has a built-in rechargeable battery, and is compatible with MicroUSB smartphones and iPhones.
Seeing is believing: Panto 03 Aviator Gun Metal sunglasses
Each thin strip of lightweight titanium curves around the lenses, pinching together at the bridge and clasping the arms in between at the hinges. With lenses tinted to complement the metallic frames, the arms of these gun metal aviator sunglasses are twisted from horizontal at the joint to vertical, so that they sit comfortably.
Music to your ears: Master & Dynamic MW60 wireless over ear headphones
The latest MW60 headphones use the highest quality materials, from the heavy grain leather headband to the memory foam ear pads, which are wrapped in soft lambskin leather. An omnidirectional microphone is integrated into the ear cup for crystal clear calling. Tactile controls are ergonomically positioned on the ear cups. Available in signature brown/silver and black/gunmetal colourways.
The worldwide PA: Annual membership of The Yacht Concierge (TYC)
TYC has the perfect Christmas gift for those who have it all – a present that keeps on giving back, all year round. Annual membership provides unlimited access to the company’s entire team who are available 24/7, contactable from anywhere in the world. They can organise anything – from finding gifts and running errands, to making bookings, reservations and sorting out emergencies.