These tried and tested must-haves are sure to make every traveller’s wish list. Happy holidays, adventurers!

The festive season is upon us – and with it the time for gift-giving. Short on ideas for what to buy the travel enthusiasts in your life? You’ll find something for even the fussiest explorer in BBC Travel’s annual gift guides. From the latest gadgets, gear, books and luggage to unforgettable experiences, these tried and tested must-haves are sure to make every traveller’s wish list. Happy holidays, adventurers!

Gifts by traveller type

Gifts by item

2012 gift guides

2011 gift guides

2010 gift guides

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