Best Travel Gift Ideas
These affordable travel gift ideas will help ensure you select not only a unique gift but one that will be perfect for that frequent traveling family.
Are you looking for that perfect gift this year for that family or friend who loves to travel a lot? When trying to find the perfect gifts for those who are frequent travelers, sometimes it’s hard to determine what they really need.
Globe trotters need items that are practical, lightweight and comfortable to tote on long distances.
1. A Reusable Traveler’s Journal
Every world traveler needs a journal to record their unforgettable journeys. This journal is made with premium genuine leather that includes easily removable pages that are just as easy to replace with blank pages. It’s the perfect gift for years of storytelling.
2. A Guide to Traveling on a Dime
Any adventurer knows the importance of stretching your dollar to experience the world. This modern and informational book will help anyone travel the globe without breaking the bank.
3. A Cork Globe
How satisfying would it be to come back home and mark yet another amazing and successful journey to remember? This cute pushpin globe is the perfect conversation piece for a traveler’s home or office.
4. This Handy Travel Coffee Press
You’re likely going to need some strong coffee for those early-morning flights. This travel press is perfect for that quick fix to wake up and head out the door in a jiffy.
5. Luggage Locks
Securing your belongings is important, no matter where you travel. These TSA-recognized locks are resettable so you can easily update the code without the additional hassle.
6. Portable First Aid Kit
Keeping a First Aid kit on-hand is crucial when traveling to distant unknowns. It’s best to be prepared and pack a medical kit with you always so you can keep trekking after an accident.
7. Quick Dry Towels
Spills, sweat and other nuisances happen, but don’t let that ruin your day of traveling. These quick-dry towels come in a pack of three sizes from small to large and are easy to store and wash for any sticky situation.
8. Travel Foot Hammock
When you have a long flight ahead and need to prop up your feet, this foot hammock is perfect to kick back and relax. The best part is, the person sitting ahead of you won’t even notice you’re using their seat to do so.
9. Anti-Theft Backpack
It’s best to keep your necessities close to you at all times. This anti-theft backpack is comfortable, durable and ideal for world travel as it provides a roomy interior without feeling too bulky.
10. Travel Blanket/Pillow Hybrid
This soft pillow and blanket combination is the perfect travel companion to remain comfortable during cramped flights. It’s easy to clip onto your backpack or luggage for easy storage.
11. Memory Foam Travel Pillow
There’s nothing worse than an achy neck and back after a day’s worth of traveling. If your neck needs the extra support, this memory foam pillow will help keep your head correctly aligned.
12. Beach Blanket / Tarp
Strap on your hiking boots! This waterproof tarp is perfect for taking along to the beach, the forest or just about anywhere you’ll need a clean place to rest.
13. Entertaining Magnetic Board Games
We all need some entertainment while on the road, especially with the kids! These magnetic board games are ideal so there is less mess and easy storage when you’re ready to head out.
14. Destination Book
When a traveler is home and fawning over their next destination, this book is perfect to decide on their next journey. With over 200 of the world’s most beautiful places, this practical guide is sure to inspire yet another wonderful voyage.
15. Hygiene Kit
Let’s face it – carrying a lot of heavy bottles full of creams and soaps isn’t ideal for light weight traveling. This kit is perfect for men on the go complete with 20 necessary products to stay fresh and clean.
16. Family Passport Wallet:
This wallet can hold up to 4 passports, several credit cards and several types of currencies. Its slim design will easily fit in a backpack and keep your money safe and sound.
17. Universal Adapter
Many travelers have gone abroad only to forget their US electronics are not compatible with European electrical sockets. Avoid this mistake by packing this handy universal adapter that’s also suitable for UK travels.
18. Reusable Twist Ties
You don’t know you need a twist tie until… well, until you really need one! These reusable rubber twist ties are especially handy for cords, headphones and other day-to-day items.
19. Collapsible Water Bottle
Everyone needs to stay hydrated, especially when on-the-go. This collapsible water bottle is great for shrinking down to stow away in a backpack when not in use.
20. Carry-On Weekender Bag
Perfect to strap onto your luggage and onto your flight, this weekender bag can help minimize the amount of stuff you bring on your journey. It also comes in several patterns to fit any personal taste.
21. Space Saver Bags
We could all use more space in our luggage. These space saver bags are great for collapsing clothing until you’re ready to unpack at your final destination.
22. TSA Approved Toiletry Containers
Nobody wants to run into issues with TSA at the airport. Be sure to bring your personal care items in clear containers like these so there is less hassle when boarding your flight. Plus, they’re perfect for minimizing the amount of space needed for your luggage.
23. Luggage Scale
With all this talk of keeping your luggage light, this luggage scale will help you determine the accurate weight of your bags before heading to the airport.
24. Luggage Organizers
Tired of sifting through your luggage wondering where everything should go? These luggage organizers can help you separate your items into different categories for easy packing to and from your home base.
25. Electronics Organizer
Keep all of your electronics and accessories together with this handy portable organizer. It’s spacious yet compact enough to be the perfect addition to your carry-on.
As you can see, these travel gift ideas were particularly selected based on quality, price, and practicality. If you have a favorite go-to item for travel, share your find in the comments! Happy trekking!