Gifts for Sailors
The perfect something for all the sailors on your holiday gift giving list
Hands-free drinks on the go
Trips to the boat or the beach will be easier with the cooler backpack. The Yeti Hopper M20 holds about 18 cans with ice to keep them cool, $325. www.yeti.com
A satellite communicator that can send emergency messages, two-way messages and share a location offers peace of mind. A satellite subscription is required with the inReach Mini 2 communicator, $400.
Glasses that live on a boat need to be almost bulletproof, and these shatterproof, BPA-free rugged stemless wine glasses fit the bill, with a thumb depression for easy holding, making even cocktail hours at sea a breeze, $25 for four. www.govino.com
Fish lovers will be thrilled to receive this responsibly sourced seafood sampler, which includes three kinds of wild salmon, four cans of seasoned mackerel, Spanish anchovies and a selection of seasoned farmed mussels raised according to EU Organic standards, $120. www.patagoniaprovisions.com