1. Finding the perfect gift for the man, father or best friend in your life may just have been made a little easier. Providing unique memories of a day spent doing something completely indulgent, luxury-car manufacturer Lexus has developed an English Gentleman’s Experience for two.
It includes one night’s accommodation at The Grove hotel in Hertfordshire, a chauffeured Lexus for the weekend, a round of shooting at Holland & Holland, dinner for two at Colette’s, one round of golf or one 55-minute spa treatment per person, and champagne and oysters or handmade chocolates.
Package starts from £999 for two. Contact Lexus
2. Ticking off the bucket list
Offering your loved ones the world just got a little easier with an Abercrombie & Kent gift certificate.
The sky is the limit on the kind of trips gift recipients can book, and the sky is the limit on how much you can give by gift card, which can be ordered online. These are sent to the lucky giftee along with a personalized note and selection of A&K travel brochures to get the process started. The minimum amount is $500 and the cards can be used for any A&K travel, from scheduled group trips to bespoke itineraries. For more information contact Abercrombie & Kent
3. Shut-eye in style
Lanvin has branched further into travel with its new set of embroidered silk slippers and eye mask. The Travel Kit comes in a beautiful silk pouch, sized perfectly for hand luggage; slip them on and even in economy you’ll feel cosseted. Lanvin Travel Kit €295.00.
The best way to ensure you don’t miss one spot, stripe or swish of a tail on safari is with an excellent pair of binoculars. Swarovski’s lightweight bins bring the excitement closer with 10x magnification.CL Companion lightweight binoculars, £810 from Swarovski Optik
5. Get well connected
The Queen of the patterned dress, Diane von Furstenberg, has turned her hand to making travel essentials stylish as well as functional; this adaptor will get you plugged in anywhere in the world. She’s also done a matching iPad cover, for those who like their gadgets to match – and goodness knows, there’s nothing wrong with that. DVF travel adaptor, US $95 DVF