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24 May

The 2013 Father's Day Gift Guide

 

Appreciate the Number One Man in Your Life With a Father’s Day Gift He Will Treasure Forever 
 
Father’s Day is just around the corner and although Dad is likely content to just have you around that day, he probably wouldn’t complain if he received a gift that goes above and beyond to show him just how much you care. Let’s face it, Dad has probably given you some of the best gifts of your life throughout the years and this year, why not show him how much you really appreciate all he has done for you? 
Some dads are easy to shop for: sporting tickets, a tie, a bottle of wine. But while most dads would think that was nice, this year think outside the box and hit a home run with the number one man in your life. Whether you are celebrating your own father or the father of your children, take a look at some great gift options that are sure to put a twinkle in his eye on his special day.
For the Trendy Dad
Oscar + Anna Statesman Messenger  – from $828
 
Whether he’s Dapper Dad or Casual Cool Dad, this Statesman Messenger bag is the perfect gift to help him organize his life while still looking stylish. Unique side compartments with zipper entries allow for instant access to an iPad and up to a 14” laptop, while the Italian leather and European-inspired design keep his appearance sleek and sophisticated. From casual weekend outings to a day at the office, this must-have accessory will complete any man’s wardrobe.
Available at http://www.oscarandanna.com
 
 
 
For the Sun-Loving Dad – A Gift That Also Gives Back
Shauns - from $175
 
Whether your dad plans to spend his summer fishing, golfing, driving or just walking, why not help him do it stylishly with a timeless, cool pair of sunglasses he will treasure for years to come. Made in Italy of the highest quality materials, Shauns offers sunglasses that will not only help your dad protect his eyes but also help a visually impaired individual in a country where medical aid is not always available. As a commitment to humanity, Shauns provides a pair of vision glasses for every pair of sunglasses sold, so your dad can not only look good in his shades but also feel good knowing he played a small role in making someone’s life just a little bit easier with the gift of sight.
Available at http://www.shaunsshades.com/ 
 
 
 
For the Adventurous Dad
Jacada Travel Adventure Tours – from $9,000
 
Give your daredevil dad an adrenaline fix with an electrifying journey through South America or Africa. From diving with sharks to jumping the tallest bungee in the world, these tours are ideal for the adventure seeker and will leave your dad more than breath-taken and thrilled on Father’s Day. 
South America for the Action Adventurer: http://www.jacadatravel.com/Holidays/5260_south_america_for_the_action_adventurervalleys_of_peru_peaks_of_chile_glaciers_plains_of_argentina/Photos/ 
Africa for Adrenaline Junkies: http://www.jacadatravel.com/Holidays/5262_africa_for_the_adrenaline_junkiecape_town_garden_route_safari_victoria_falls/Photos/ 
 
 
 
For the Golf-Loving Dad 
Kensington Tours' Golf Majors Tour - from $1,350
 
Is your dad’s closet overflowing with neckties from Father’s Days past? Think beyond the usual with Kensington Tours’ opportunity to see the Golf Majors up-close and personal. This year, give dad an experience that is a tradition like no other! After all, who can go wrong with giving their golf-loving dad a chance to see some of the greatest golfers in the world and even get in on the action?
Choose from any of the exciting itineraries from Kensington Tours: http://www.kensingtontours.com/sporting-events/golf-majors  
 
For the Golf-Loving Dad
18 Greatest Golf's Coffee Table Books $199
 
The 18 Greatest Golf collection is both a series of luxurious and visually spectacular large format coffee table books as well as stunning framed art prints that allow the reader to relax and get lost in golf even when they don’t have the time to make it out to the course. The Limited Edition 18 Greatest Golf Hole Volumes are large format books that feature stunning and exclusive photography and illustrations of as well as insightful text and interviews with the greats of the game. 18 Greatest Golf’s limited edition coffee table books ($199) and framed prints (from $189) are available in select golf stores nationwide
 
For the Dad Who Has a Need for Speed
Kensington Tours' Ferrari Tour of Italy – from $8,324
 
There’s nothing better than the wind in your face while driving in the world’s most exotic automobile. Wait … there is – driving through though the hill towns of Tuscany and windy roads of Fonteverde. Give dad the ultimate Father’s Day gift with a multi-day round trip privately guided from Rome to Tuscany by Ferrari and really rev his engine this year! 
Available at http://www.kensingtontours.com/tours/europe/italy/italy-by-ferrari 

 

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