Everyone travels for different reasons. Some travel to relax, while others travel for work. In today’s day and age, travelling is almost a necessity. The globalization of the world has made it easier than ever to just hop on a plane and in just a few hours be at the other end of the world. For those who love exploring new places or their jobs require them to live out of a suitcase, an important instrument they need to carry with them is a good watch. The right timepiece can help you adjust to new timezones better as well as remind you when to contact your loved ones at home. In addition, a good watch can be helpful in more than one of the unusual situations you might find yourself in on your travels. Below we have compiled a list of the top 5 watches for travelling, watches which are sure to make your journey easier.
The Maurice Lacroix Venturer GMT is a sturdy modern timepiece with many classic features. The watch is ideal for the travelling businessman, as well as anyone who likes travelling in style. As with all timepieces by the brand, the Venturer is made of high-quality premium materials. The 43mm case and the bracelet are made of stainless steel with a brushed finish. The model also features a bezel with black and stainless steel elements. Contrasting the white dial are luminescent indices and hands. Placed at the 3 o’clock position is a date aperture. An additional feature of the watch is the orange GMT hand. The dual time function allows the wearer to track time in two different time zones. The watch is water-resistant up to 300 meters or 30 bars.
For those who want the elegant design of the previous model, but are still looking for a more durable timepiece we suggest this Ball Watch Company Roadmaster Marine watch. The case measures 40 mm in diameter. Both the case and the bracelet of the watch were made of titanium. In addition to the titanium, the watch bracelet also features stainless steel elements. The bezel of the watch is made of durable ceramic in black and blue. Covering the blue dial is a sapphire crystal. Features on the watch include a day and a date aperture, luminescent indices and hands, a time zone indicator. The water resistance of the watch is up to 20 bars.
The Garmin MARQ Aviator is a model specially created for pilots and travellers. The Garmin MARQ luxury watches are made of high-quality materials. The watch is large with a case that measures 46 mm in diameter. The case and the bracelet are made of titanium. This model, unlike the others on this list, is a smartwatch with a number of features useful for travelling. On top of that, the watch has a battery that lasts up to 12 days in smartwatch mode and water resistance of 10 bars. The functions and features of the watch are many. Amongst them are a moving map, weather reports, topoactive maps and multiple global navigational systems. In addition, the watch has activity trackers, smart notifications, contactless payments, stress, sleep and biometric tracking as well as respiration tracking.
Anything can happen while you travel so why not be prepared with this Victorinox Field Force watch. The sleek design of the watch is highlighted by the monochrome black colour palette. Securing the timepiece is a genuine rubber strap. The case is made of black plated stainless steel and measures 42 mm. Contrasting the black dial are white hands and hour-markers. The watch is powered by a quartz movement. Furthermore, increasing the durability of the watch is a sapphire crystal as well as crown protection.
Last but not least in our list of top 5 watches for travelling, we suggest the Luminox Survival Master. If travelling to you means adventure and exploration, this is the watch for you. In collaboration with survivalist Bear Grylls, this watch is perfect for those who like to be prepared for anything. The case of the watch was made of black Carbonox+. The watch secures with a black rubber strap. The timepiece is large with a 45 mm case. The watch also has a double security gasket, a protection crown and an anti-reflective sapphire crystal. In addition, an interesting element of this watch is the removable compass on the strap. The watch is water-resistant up to 30 bars. Functions on the watch include a chronograph and a date aperture.
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