Welcome to WANDERLUST ~ the Traveller's Store!
Canada's LARGEST Travel Retailer - since 1989
Monday-Friday: 10am - 7pm Saturday: 10am - 6pm Sunday & Holidays: 12pm-5pm
MAY 2013 @ WANDERLUST
Spring is in the air! The flowers are popping out of the ground and the sun is staying with us a little longer-more
time to think about exploring the world! Look below and come into the store to find the latest items
to inspire and prepare you for traversing the globe. When our staff aren't travelling themselves,
they're sure to help you check off a few things on your pre-departure list.
BOOKS & MAPS - hot off the press!
Alaska Map: ITMBEven if you intend to see Alaska from a cruise ship-there's nothing like being able to follow along with a map in front of you. With intermittent GPS/WIFI signals available, THIS, is still the most popular additional knowledge source while you are travelling. AND, isn't it nice to support a local company?! International Maps and Books are produced right here in Vancouver!
Moon Guides: Arches & Canyonlands National Parks
Seasoned travel guide authors W. C. McRae and Judy Jewell are back with an expanded look at Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. Packed with information on local recreation (including hiking, biking, rafting, and more), they provide detailed information on which sights should not be missed as well as how to best enjoy the scenery. From Island in the Sky District to Maze District, from Horseshoe Canyon Unit to the unrivaled beauty of Moab, Moon Arches & Canyonlands National Parks gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Lonely Planet: Discover France
The Louvre, Provence’s lavender fields, the Loire Valley’s Chateaux – we’ve selected the most iconic sights and incredible places so you can enjoy the real France with the minimum of fuss.
Coverage Includes: Planning chapters, Paris, Normandy, Brittany, Champagne, Nothern France, Loire Valley, Central France, Lyon, the French Alps, Bordeaux, French Basque Country, Provence, the French Riviera, In Focus and Survival Guide.
Lonely Planet: Discover France
The highly successful Globetrotter Travel Series, which includes Travel
Guides, Travel Maps, Road Atlases, Best Of Pocket Guides and In Your
Pocket Language Guides, presently covers more than 90 destinations
Baedeker Guide: Israel
Baedeker is proud to welcome this brand new title to the range. At the heart of this full-colour and visually inspiring guide is a wealth of well-researched, comprehensive information and detailed recommendations written by experts. From holy sites of three world religions, excavations of thousand-year-old sites and overwhelming scenery: Israel is packed full of attractions! You will find all the sights and top attractions explored in an easy-to-read A-Z format - it is ideal for independent travellers. Superb 3D laminated illustrations display the key sights which are brought to life at the turn of a page. The guide is accompanied by a large, fully indexed, pull-out map. All of this invaluable information is contained in a neatly packaged and handy plastic wallet that allows you to keep the guide and map together whilst ensuring durability so both will survive in all weathers! Baedeker sets a new standard in 21st century, travel guide publishing.
TRAVEL GADGETRY - FEATURED PRODUCTS
Considering all of the years that we have been operating as a travel store in Vancouver, No-Jet Lag is still one of the most popular products that we have ever sold. Bought in multiples by passing flight agents, these homeopathic chewable tablets appeal to those that cross the timeline and suffer the consequences.
This stainless steel door jammer not only fits into the palm of your hand, but it has been engineered and tested to withstand over 1000 lbs of force. It will work with 99% of all inward opening doors, and uses no keys or combinations. Practice fitting the notch into the striker plate hole of the door, and you can sleep assured that you will have no intruders.
Travelon Handle Grips
Is your black bag looking like all of the others coming off of the luggage conveyor at the airport? Why not distinguish it with a brightly coloured neoprene handle grip. Additionally, these velcroe'd id inclusive handles, soften the strain of a heavy bag.
Pronto Cutlery Set
Have you had one of those spontaneous picnics while travelling, only to realize you haven't any utensils to cut the bread and cheese? Prepare ahead of time with this knife, fork and spoon set conveniently stored in a hard plastic tube.
LUGGAGE & BAGS
The BRX Rolling Backpack has arrived! To roll or not to roll, that is the question - this slate grey carry on size backpack has been long anticipated by loyal Briggs and Riley customers. It still has an exterior handle system to accommodate being a wheeled suitcase, yet the backpack straps, waist belt and chest strap allow for a comfortable transition when not in a rolling territory.
Dimensions: 8" x 13" x 21" / 20.3 x 33.0 x 53.3 cm
Weight: 7 lbs / 3.2 kg
We have managed to locate another Rolser Shopping Cart that will appeal to the vertically challenged! The 'Rolser Baby Joy Shopping Cart' is a smaller option with a handle that doesn't extend as high as the traditional cart, suitable for grandma to add her groceries and easily make her way home. There are solid colours available and some pretty jazzy and trendy prints - so the age old cart has certainly modernized for everybody!!