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Top 10 luxury travel gifts for him this Valentine’s Day

In need of some ideas for what to buy him this Valentine’s Day? With this year’s round-up of Valentine’s gifts for him, we have everything from video glasses that will enable you to see what your drone (or other device) sees to more traditional gifts such as the luxurious fragrance from Amouage. Happy shopping! BeFree aluminium travel tripod with ball head from Manfrotto This easy-to-carry tripod from Manfrotto is made from a lightweight aluminium construction. Its stylish, sleek design will help your loved one stand out from the crowd. Highly durable and quick folding, it’s the perfect travel accessory and comes complete with purpose-designed padded shoulder bag. Manfrotto tripod Cinemizer OLED from Carl Zeiss Created by German optics legend Carl Zeiss, the Cinemizer OLED offers a portable home theatre experience as the first head-mounted display video glasses with HD quality picture and built in earphones. Cinemizer promises no compromise on performance, a pledge that begins with a pixel density of 2,500 ppi, nearly seven times that of Apple’s retina display. These glasses allow drone flyers and travelers to have unsurpassed image quality with no drawbacks like flimmering, motion blur, reduced luminance or ghosting to detract from the experience. Cinemizer OLED offers 3D stereoscopic rendering great for experiencing 3D movies outside of the theatre. Cinemizer OLED 4K handheld camcorder from Panasonic The Panasonic AG-DVX200 4K debuts as the world’s first 1 4/3-type large format, 4K/60p camcorder to feature an integrated zoom lens. It captures stunning imagery by virtue of a LEICA DICOMAR 4K 13x zoom lens combined with an advanced large format 4K imager and the blending of aesthetics like shallow focus, attractive Bokeh, and an amazing 12 stop dynamic range made possible by the VariCam style V-Log L processing. Newly designed lens-integrated body provides excellent mobility and extra flexibility is supported by the compartment with hatch-type cover which protects the battery and terminals from dust and impacts. The crimson red coloring gives it that added ‘wow factor’ for your Valentine and the stylish carbon-black textured body represents the philosophy and advanced features of the new AG-DVX200 which produce emotional and highly detailed 4K images. Panasonic AG-DVX200 4K Beloved eau de parfum for men from Amouage Everyone has a remembrance of a loved one. Amouage Beloved Man Eau de Parfum 100ml intimate fragrance with its selection of rich woods and resins in the base enrapture the wearer in a comforting sensation of warmth that these treasured memories bring. The aromatically sharp top notes of Orange, Grapefruit and Elemi embrace an efflorescent mélange of Geranium, Jasmine, Orris and Saffron in the heart. Warm Cedarwood, Guaiac Wood, Leather, Patchouli, Vetiver and Musk are richly woven in the intricate and alluring base. Amouage Verto Prima hoodie from The North Face Have your Valentine hit the mountain yet stay protected: The North Face‘s renowned Verto Prima hoodie now features full-body insulation for full-on Winter missions. A mixture of synthetic PrimaLoft insulation and lofty goose down delivers consistent body-mapped warmth, while Quantum Pertex GL fabrics offer lightweight durability for when you come across rugged terrain. The result is excellent core warmth without sacrificing mobility. Easily compressible, this hoodie packs into its own pocket, making it an excellent emergency layer to take along for the ride. Jacket from North Face Streaming stick from Roku Looking for the perfect gift for your Valentine and want something a little more exciting than the traditional chocolate hearts, socks and flowers? Why not opt for the Roku Streaming Stick – it transforms any TV into a smart TV and is the perfect gift for couples who like to get stuck in to all the latest boxsets and movies. With access to over 2,000 of the UK’s most popular streaming channels (Netflix, Amazon Video, Google Play, NOW TV) as well as all top catch-up services (BBC, All4, My5, ITV Hub), there’s something for everyone looking to get cosy, in front of the box. The Roku Streaming Stick retails at £39.99 and is available from Amazon, Currys, Argos, Maplin, Tesco Direct, Very.co.uk and most major supermarkets. Roku streaming stick F-Type 5-piece luggage set from the Jaguar Collection This luggage set was inspired by the Jaguar F-Type, and is designed to specifically fit the boot space of the F-Type as a complete set. Made from performance nylon and leather and available from the Jaguar Collection, the set features red interior linings and zipper pulls designed to mimic the actual gearshift of the car itself. Included in this 5 piece set is a 24 inch suitcase, 20 inch suitcase, garment bag, executive briefcase and wash bag. Jaguar F-Type luggage Powertraveller Crankmonkey hand crank charger from Maplin Don’t let your Valentine have the excuse of a flat battery! With this hand crank charger from Maplin, you’ll never be caught out again with instant, infinite back-up. The Crankmonkey allows users to make an emergency call from flat phones with just two minutes of cranking or a Petzl head lamp for an hour from one minute of cranking – truly instant power. Crankmonkey charger Microfiber towels from Dock & Bay Dock & Bay has set out to re-invent the traditional towel, becoming the first brand in the world to bring the benefits of microfiber together with the high-end, quality designs of your traditional towel. By offering a line of compact, lightweight, quick-dry – yet affordable towels, Dock & Bay has created a down to earth and practical brand that fits perfectly with the founder’s own addiction to travel and love of experiencing new things. This gives customers the freedom to go out there and live their life to the full without having to worry about practical details, such as how much space they may have in a suitcase or whether or not they have a place to hang-dry their towel. Dock and Bay towels Snoopy tiger stripe sweater from GUCCI Alessandro Michele takes his love for the animal world a step further for GUCCI with a number of styles featuring cartoon animal characters from Peanuts. He combines the recurring tiger design, seen in both the women’s and men’s collections, with the image of Snoopy – a whimsical and unexpected addition to the Fall Winter collection. It is made in Italy with red wool and with tiger stripes along the back. Snoopy sweater We post occasional gift round-ups. 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Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson is Editor of A Luxury Travel Blog and has worked in the travel industry for more than 30 years. He is Winner of the Innovations in Travel ‘Best Travel Influencer’ Award from WIRED magazine. In addition to other awards, the blog has also been voted “one of the world’s best travel blogs” and “best for luxury” by The Daily Telegraph.

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