It's fashionable too unusual for quilted and down filled parka. One of the most popular styles is the thigh length Kensington parka, pictured above, with its fleece lined hood and slim silhouette.

It's hardly a case of style over substance. It displays the date or chronograph and is made with a blend of materials such as grade 5 titanium, zirconium based alloy, ceramic and liquid metal (read: it's magnificently durable underwater).

Luggage is never going to be sexy. But this comes close. If you're an old school Africa hand, fond of sundowners, jeep safaris and luxury tents furnished with four poster beds, you'll love the vintage colonial look of the Globe Trotter Safari Trolley Case.

The Canada Goose parka is one of the few jackets that is as appropriate for pulling a sledge in the Arctic as it is for going for a spin on the ice rink or a shopping expedition.

Established in 1897 by an Englishman, the brand has quite a pedigree: both Queen Elizabeth II and the late Sir Winston Churchill have traveled with the distinguished luggage in tow.

If you can afford this jacket, you can probably afford a better bike too. The Canada Goose Kensington brand is known for its comfortable duck down filled coats designed with harsh wintry weather in mind.

For those who don't want to compromise on their appearance while roaming the planet, here are 10 durable, stylish, functional items that look just as good in the mirror as they do being pulled out of backpack on a journey to anywhere.

The watch comes with steel, rubber or leather straps, and is also available in a Women Canada Goose Snow Mantra Red Singapore vibrant orange. Globe trotter Safari Trolley Case

It's as useful on planes and trains as it is on far flung mountain tops and festivals and hard to top in terms of functionality.

True seasoned travelers are as at ease in the bush as they are at a chic coastal resort.

Cute puppy not included. This Crosskase backpack can charge all of your essential devices including your phone, camera, GPS and music devices while you're on the go, via solar panels.

They're pricey, but a life long investment.

Women Canada Goose Snow Mantra Red Singapore

Concierge company Quintessentially runs an exquisite online luxury gift shop featuring the cases. They can also organize your trip too.5. Travelteq travel towel

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It's handmade with Irish linen, which is said to make it lighter, absorbent, fast drying, and by some miracle of design, sand repellant.6. Crosskase Solar 15 backpack

"I spy, through my really extravagant bis." I first discovered these at Zarafa camp, one of the most luxurious tented camps in Botswana. They were a pretty powerful pair of binos, with a good grip and sturdy lens protectors. Added plus: they're not crystal encrusted. A bit. This is a watch made with the alpha male in mind a man who likes diving into the murky depths of the Big Blue while looking sexy as hell.