It’s about that time again where you have to buy everyone you possibly know a Christmas or Hanukkah gift, including that one guy you see every day by the water cooler but don’t know by name. Fortunately, PW will be providing last minute gift ideas between now and Christmas for almost everyone on your list. Today, we have the very difficult commuter friend, who spends a painful amount of time driving a car, riding a train or peddling a bike.
1. Noise Canceling Headphones
There’s nothing more annoying than loud people in small spaces, and the subway and regional rail are no exceptions. The right pair of headphones is the difference between a terrible headache and a relaxing ride home. According to CNET, the Bose QuietComfort 15 will counteract the sound from the screaming children and early birds that won’t stop talking no matter how many dirty looks you shoot. While the headphones are a bit pricey, your public transportation prince or princess will definitely thank you for their sanity. More »