It’s difficult to let someone you care about go somewhere far away, but a farewell present can give them something to remember you by. Your special someone will love these practical and stylish gifts, whether they’re going on an adventure around the world or moving for a job. Let them bring something familiar to make them feel more at home in their new country!
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Editor, yoga teacher and four-time relocator, Sara Graham, guides you through how to deal with people, pets, paperwork and all the important moving parts of relocation. Using expat contributions from all over the globe, and by providing her own real-life-learning tips, as well as favourite online resources, she fills the information gaps for those looking to move to another city or country.
How To Make Big Moves: Relocate Without Losing Your Mind is a refreshingly modern resource for the mindful mover.
While all of their friends are getting them gifts to remember home, you were smart and got them something they can actually use. This charger has two ports and is even waterproof. It’s designed with a hook to hang it on your backpack, which makes the solar part of the charger work that much better. It’s definitely better for warmer climates and if your friend will be outdoors a lot, but anyone can benefit from this.
Any butterfly piece from Chvker Jewelry makes the perfect gift for someone moving abroad and to remind them that there is beauty in flapping their wings beyond their comfort zone. You can only fly when you are willing to give up the safety of your cocoon.
A wonderful little gadget! It is useful to take beautiful, quick pictures when you are out exploring your new home. Attaches to just about anything to get those great angles and hard to get pictures. Fits in your pocket and now you won’t have to ask anyone to take a picture for you and get horrible pictures!
Silent Beacon is a water-resistant, wireless panic-button device that connects to smartphones, tablets and other compatible Bluetooth™ devices. With one button push, the Beacon can simultaneously place a call to emergency responders in a travel emergency while alerting up to 6 additional contacts with a text, email, and live tracking GPS location.
All of our framed maps come with 100 multi-colored push pins included so that the recipient can mark where they’ve traveled or lived as well as where they would like to go in the future. Further, our maps can be personalized with a custom title and font options so that the product is truly one of a kind.
Even from abroad, you’ll be able to keep up with your friends and family- as an unlimited number of photos and contributors mean multiple people can upload photos to the frame (and even pre-upload ’em before gifting it).
Heat Holders® are specially developed with cashmere-like acrylic yarn which provides high performance insulation against the cold with superior moisture breathing abilities. Your feet are staying warm and dry all day. With Heat Holders®, you can give the perfect gift of warmth! Heat Holders® hats, gloves, or socks make for a fun and thoughtful stocking stuffer, or the perfect holiday gift for a loved one, friend or colleague.
Language barriers can be significant, and while the help of professional Interpreters and Translators is ideal, a pocket dictionary or phrasebook can be invaluable tools for someone who is living or working abroad.
A Rimowa carry-on suitcase that is light as a feather and that easily qualifies as the perfect travel companion on any trip around your/his/her new home country as well as a carry -on on any long haul flight and the good thing is that it lasts a lifetime. The best investment ever. And since LVMH now owns it there is room to personalise it to make your give away /going away gift even more special.