Candles can be a perfect gift for travel lovers missing their favorite destination
Candles can do many things, from adding light to a room to setting a mood. But that’s not all, as they are also the perfect gifts for travel lovers. With more and more companies taking inspiration from not only our favorite foods, but also our favorite hobbies, there are now plenty of candles that are actually inspired by travel. And that means that these are the perfect gift for any wayward traveler.
Whether you are looking for a candle that reminds you of a tropical getaway or that plays on the nostalgia of a childhood adventure, these candle scents (and themes) can deliver an experience every time you light one up.
On top of candles that remind us of travel days gone by, there are even travel sizes perfect for your next trip, no matter when that may be. Basically, there is a candle for every occasion and we are here for it. So which will you choose?
5 candles for the travel lover this year
5. Brooklyn Candle Studio
When it comes to snagging a travel candle, as in a candle you can actually travel with, the Brooklyn Candle Studio is a perfect choice. Not only do they offer mini tinned sizes in a variety of lovely scents, but they even do boxed sets. Specifically called travel candles, these tins are perfect for the traveler looking to bring a touch of home with them no matter where they go.
4. Uncommon Goods Great Outdoors National Park Candles
In this case, we are narrowing things down to a specific set of candles. These National Park Candles from Uncommon Goods are everything you could hope for and more for your favorite traveler. Not only do they feature some iconic National Park destinations, but each candle was created with the help of Laura Reid, a nature trail traveler who appreciates every beautiful moment in our National Parks. (If you are looking for something a little different, Uncommon Goods also has Staycation scents inspired by an island adventure.)
3. Homesick Candles
Whether you are stuck away from home or missing a favorite vacation destination, Homesick Candles understands and wants to help transport you back with the magic of their scents and packaging. From specific cities to entire states, and of course different countries, these candles call to mind the scents that one might associate with each of these destinations. For travelers, this is a way to escape even for just a moment without ever leaving the house.
2. Parks Project Candles
Speaking of the National Parks, it seems that these particular candles are not only inspired by the parks, but they also give back as well. With beautiful, but simple packaging and custom fragrances, these are a perfect gift for the nature lover who wants to support the parks they love. Whether giving as a gift or keeping for yourself, there is a candle for you that will have you ready for your next hiking adventure in no time.
1. Anthropologie City Jar Candles
For many people Anthropologie is a clothing store. For others, it is a place for home goods. And for us, it is where we find City Jar Candles inspired by four of America’s biggest cities. Whether you love New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, or San Francisco, there is a candle for you. And as far as gift giving goes, these are definitely on the wish lists.
For travelers unable to get to their favorite destinations, picking up a candle is a chance to relive those adventures. With smell being so important to our memories, these scents will help to bring you back to those moments when you were free to explore to hearts content.