Last minute GeoGeek Christmas gift guide


Christmas is coming soon and you still don’t have gifts for your map addicted beloveds? Here is the selection of gifts that every GeoGeek will love:

1. Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & GPS – $13

You GeoGeek beloveds will never admit that they only know how to use compass in theory. This book is the best way to learn the practice.

2. Dymaxion Folding Globe – $18

Ok. This is probably one of the coolest gifts for a true GeoGeek. It’s a magnetic folding globe folding and unfolding in Fuller’s projection. Every map addict will love it.

3. Silva Explorer Pro Compass – $25

Book about navigating using compass and map is great however owning the actual thing is even more exciting. After getting it maybe he/she will finally learn how to properly use it;).

4. Overview: A New Perspective of Earth – $27

This amazing book shows a stunning collection of satellite images of Earth. It offers an unexpected look at humanity and it is the hottest gift you can give to anyone this season.

5. Satellite Image Pillow – $28

This is simply a very cool gift and you can find much more awesome GeoGeek stuff on the PixMyPlanet website.

6. Map T-shirt – £28

How wouldn’t like to get such a cool T-shirt?

7. Awesome map from Telegeography – $60-75

There is no better gift for a map lover than a map. TeleGeography is now giving 40% off for their printed map collection. It’s definitely worth it!

8. Samsonite Suitcase with Geolocation service – $219

This is the best gadget for GeoGeeks that travel a lot in business.

9. Garmin inReach Explorer – $449

This device is must-have for every extreme explorer. It offers a satellite communication service allowing you to send text messages from every place on the planet and send SOS signal with your location an interactive SOS to the 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center. Moreover, it has a build in topographic maps so that you would never be lost.

10. DJI Mavic Pro – $897

DJI Mavic Pro is the awesome foldable drone with a lot of automated features that can be used for drone mapping on the top of all other cool things you can do with it.

Aleks Buczkowski
I'm a professional always thinking outside the box and a self-confessed gadget addict. As a son of a professor of cartography I was surrounded by maps all my life and as a result spatial way of thinking and seeing reality is naturally embedded in who I am.