Great gifts for travelers in our guide for 2016! Choose from common-sense essentials and little luxuries for every traveler on your list!
When it comes to gifts for travelers, gift-givers need to be prudent. Every traveler is concerned about space and weight limitations. At the same time, though, that doesn’t mean we don’t like pretty or luxurious things. Some might even argue since we’re carrying so little with us, everything we have should be something we enjoy seeing and using.
After more than two years of full-time travel, we’ve compiled a guide with attractive gifts for travelers which are a pleasure to use. These stylish solutions from Amazon and our online Zazzle Store are sure to find a happy home with any traveler on your holiday gift-giving list!
Gifts for Travelers: Start with Everyday Essentials
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BLAZE ORANGE LUGGAGE TAG: Stand out in a crowd at the baggage carousel with a custom luggage tag from Zazzle! Sturdy and weatherproof, this luggage tag is ready to stand-up to the travel demands of any road warrior or adventure seeker. Printed using the AcryliPrint®HD printing process, your baggage tag shows designs, text, and photos in vibrant clarity and brilliant colors. Customize it with your information and escape bag mix ups for years to come! Dimensions: 2″l x 3.5″w (standard business card size) Made of solid, ultra-durable acrylic, UV resistant and waterproof. Leather luggage strap included. Printed on both sides. $11.10 OTHER POPULAR LUGGAGE TAGS
BOLD PERSONALIZED LUGGAGE Look good, feel safe, and be unique with custom large sized luggage from UGOBAGS! Available in three base colors, you can customize all aspects of the UGOBAGS, from the color of the wheels, to the bumpers and handles, as well as the large center image. Make your next trip a beautiful one! Dimensions: 31 x 20.5″ x 10.5”. Weight: 9 lbs; Volume: 3.86 cubic feet. Includes TSA approved lock. Material: 100% hard shell polycarbonate; super lightweight & impact resistant, 360° double spinner wheels. Retractable telescopic handle is lightweight with multi-stage locking heights. High & lateral handle designed for easy maneuverability. Fully lined interior contains multiple mesh & sealed pockets for improved packing as well as a lid compartment & compression straps for securing & organizing packed items. $199.00 MOST POPULAR LUGGAGE
ELECTRONICS ORGANIZER AND TECH DOPP: Zero Grid is designed by season travelers for uncompromising quality and lasting durability. This roomy scratch-free interior travel organizer offers secure storage space for cord management, laptop, and computer accessories. Great for minimalists, everything you need in one place. Intelligent, functional design accommodates a diverse range of tech, travel, and gaming accessories. Perfect for chargers, converters, camera and iPhone accessories. Zippered pouch holds smaller memory cards, USB flash drives, and loose gadgets. $19.95 OTHER POPULAR TRAVEL TECH ORGANIZERS
OLDE WORLDE MAP PASSPORT COVER: As you circumnavigate the globe, keep your most important travel document stylish, shiny, and new with a custom passport holder. This lightweight accessory ensures your passport remains safe from harm while you carry your personal style where ever you go! Fits most passports including U.S. and Mexico. Please check dimensions before purchasing. Sturdy and water-resistant. Made from sustainable eco-friendly materials and sealed with vinyl laminate. Hand sewn with clear vinyl pockets. $24.95. OUR MOST POPULAR PASSPORT COVERS
ANTIQUE DOOR KNOCKER OTTERBOX IPHONE 7 CASE: You like to drop it like it’s hot…except when it comes to your phone. Luckily, OtterBox cases are here to save the day! Constructed by molding two formidable materials together, Symmetry cases have the strongest protection in the slimmest style. Dual-layer defense guards against drops and tumbles. Designed for the Apple iPhone 7. OtterBox cases are protected by warranty for a period of 1 year from original purchase date. $65.85 OUR MOST POPULAR PHONE CASES ALL MAKES
Gifts for Travelers: Little Luxuries
PERSONALIZED POWER BANK: Never let low battery limit you again! With a compact portable design, the ability to charge three electronic devices at one time, universal compatibility, and a lithium-ion battery, this monogrammed power bank takes charging to the next level. Keep yourself mobile and connected wherever life takes you. Dimensions: 4.7″ x 2.8″ x 0.9″; Weight: 0.52 lbs., battery equivalent to approximately 5 phone charges, 3 USB connections charge up to 3 devices at one time with a 3.1 amp output. Rapid charging capability: charges devices twice as fast as standard chargers. Built-in indicator lights show remaining battery. USB charging cable included. Works with any mobile device that has a built-in rechargeable battery, including all iPhone models, iPad, Samsung, Blackberry, Android, HTC, tablet, and other cell and mobile devices. $66.92 OTHER POPULAR POWER BANKS
MONOGRAMMED SOFT CARRYON BAG: This beautiful weekender bag is made with a soft herringbone material and vegan leather trim. Featuring a zipper closure, inside zipper pocket, gold accents, adjustable/removable strap. Pair this with our matching accessory bag for the perfect gift set! The bag measures 20”L x 10.5” W x 16.5“H and is spacious enough to fit all your long weekend travel necessities! $54.89 MOST POPULAR SOFT SIDED LUGGAGE
BOSE QUIET COMFORT HEADPHONES: Quiet Comfort 35 wireless headphones are engineered with world-class noise cancellation that makes quiet sound quieter and music sound better. Free yourself from wires and connect easily to your devices with Bluetooth and NFC pairing. Volume-optimized EQ gives you balanced audio performance at any volume, while a noise-rejecting dual microphone provides clear calls, even in windy or noisy environments. Voice prompts and intuitive controls make communicating and controlling your music hassle-free. A lithium-ion battery gives you up to 20 hours of wireless play time per charge. And if you anticipate a situation where charging may not be possible, just plug in the included audio cable. Wired mode gives you up to 40 hours of play time per charge. Premium materials make these headphones lightweight and comfortable for all-day listening. Use the Bose Connect app for a more personalized experience. Included: Quiet Comfort 35 wireless headphones; USB charging cable; backup audio cable; airline adapter; carry case. $349
CASHMERE BLANKET AND EYESHADE TRAVEL SET: Sofia Cashmere 3-piece 100% cashmere travel set includes pillow case, blanket, and eye mask in cable knit pattern. Imported fabric. Blanket is 60” high by 88” wide. Folds to 8 x 14 x 2 inches, weighs 1.3 pounds. $260.69. OTHER POPULAR CASHMERE TRAVEL BLANKET SETS
LITTLE BOOK OF EARRINGS: Earring organizer book (7.5 x 5.5 x 1.77 inches, weight 9 oz) holds about 48 pairs of earrings in a clever page format. Fashionable minimalist appearance in man-made leather look with tab, easily slips into your suitcase or handbag for travel. $14.99 POPULAR TRAVEL JEWELRY ORGANIZERS
Gifts for Travelers: Common Sense Carry-Alongs
SIM SAFE CASE: For international SIM swappers who like to save mobile calling costs when traveling. Universal design for all SIM cards, Micro SD cards and mobile tools. Handy drawer opens and closes without dropping items using washable Grip Pad system. One set of adapters included (SIM Card adapters and iPhone SIM tool). Compact size: 3.2” x 2” x.28” and weighs less than one ounce. $14.79 OTHER POPULAR SIM CARD ORGANIZERS
GOLD APPLE iPAD AIR 2: Apple iOS , 9.7-inch Retina Display with 16GB storage, 8MP iSight Camera and FaceTime HD Camera, up to 10 hours of battery life. New thinner, lighter weight with fingerprint sensor touch. More powerful performance with CPU and GPU upgrades on this model. $343.82 OTHER POPULAR iPADS
COMPACT INTERNATIONAL POWER ADAPTER: Worldwide charging universal adapter set keeps you connected in over 150 countries. Slim, compact carrying case protects prongs and plug assembly. Built-in safety shutters protect users from direct touch. ABS + Full copper with nickel plating. Includes user manual and box case. For items whose power is less than 600W. $8.69. MORE POPULAR TRAVEL PLUG ADAPTER SETS
WOODGRAIN IPAD SLEEVE: Slim and super protective – meet the custom Rickshaw iPad sleeve. Made with water resistant fabrics and an ultra-plush padded liner, this sleeve delivers stylish protection. Made in California with an environmentally sustainable focus. $51.30 Designed for Apple iPad 2/3/4, iPad Air, and iPad Air 2. MOST POPULAR IPAD SLEEVES
WORLD MAP MINI-JOURNAL JOTTER: Handy and stylish 48 page pocket journal, printed in full color on 100% acid-free recycled paper. Customize the back and front covers with images, text, or your favorite artwork. Select from blank, lined, grid, or checklist style page inserts for notes, sketches and checklists. $10.50 MOST POPULAR JOURNALS
For more holiday gift ideas, see these posts from fellow Travel Buzz Media partners:
- 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers from Mary Jo at Travels with MJ
- Boomeresque’s Holiday Gift Guide from Suzanne at Boomeresque
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