Simple Gift Ideas For The Modern Day Explorer
It’s that time of the year again when we all gather with loved ones to celebrate the holidays. When people seem a bit happier, waist sizes grow an inch or two and consumerism is at an all-time high. In an effort to save you time spent scouring mall parking lots looking for an empty space, or risk getting trampled to death; we've gathered some simple gift ideas for the modern-day explorer.
Give the gift of art with one of several original prints photographed by TMDE Founder Paul Martinez. All prints are printed on archival fine art paper — resembling gallery-like quality and outstanding color.
NOMAD KEY LIGHTNING CHARGER
This key-chain is the ultimate portable iPhone charging cable. It guarantees that you'll always have a backup lightning cable, specifically designed for emergencies or for the minimalist traveler.
NOMAD IPHONE CASE
These iPhone cases are minimally treated, vegetable-tanned leather made from one of America's oldest tanneries. They are built with raised-edge protection and designed to beautifully patina with time.
WILDSAM FIELD GUIDES
These guides offer a highly curated list of recommendations, the kind of smart list a close friend might offer. Both the city series and road trip series explore via prose and personalities, mixing together historical anecdotes, local interviews, literary memoir and hand-drawn maps, all in service of a deep understanding of place.
COTOPAXI "AGUA" WATER BOTTLE
This double wall vacuum insulated water bottle keeps drinks cold for up to 24 hours and hot for up to 12 hours. It's made from premium grade BPA free stainless steel and its high quality powder-coated matte finish exterior doesn't sweat.
This Guatemalan coffee hails from Cerro Lancandon Chochajau, a farm collective near the beautiful Lake Atitlán. The collective cultivates 81 acres and is contributed to by 27 different producers.
COTOPAXI "PINNACLE" MUG
Drink in style with a mug inspired by classic camp cookware. Its sturdy steel alloy construction and speckled enamel finish makes it ideal in homes and kitchens, both indoors and out.
This might be the world’s most functional titanium multi utensil. With its ten different functions, it's the ideal companion on any trip and extremely versatile — making it a must for every adventurer or traveller.
CARRY ON COCKTAIL KIT
This cocktail kit includes everything you need to mix up two delicious cocktails at 30,000 feet up in the air. Whatever your cocktail of choice, the Carry On Cocktail Kit is the ultimate traveler’s companion.
THE NORTHFACE SALTY DOG BOX SET
This set includes a double-layer, knit beanie and matching Etip™ gloves that allow you to use your touchscreen devices and keep your fingers from freezing.
RUMPL "EL PUFFY" BLANKET
This blanket is a printed replication of traditional Mexican designs. It's the perfect combination of a traditional design, while still incorporating technical features.