As frequent travelers, we love finding gifts that are great for travelers. And what do you get for someone who travels a lot? You know they already have preferences. We've taken the time to curate a list of great holiday gifts and unique gifts for the frequent traveler on your list this holiday season. Everything here our traveler list we've personally tested, owned, or tried in some capacity so you know we're recommending items we've tried ourselves. aking them the perfect gift for travelers. If you've seen our Carry-on Travel Must-Have List, you know we love our scarves and travel pillows, and we have a few great suggestions here.
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Gifts for Travelers
OOO Traveling Carry-On
My new favorite carry-on. The perfect mix of fashion, function, and durability for business travel or long weekend getaways. It features a removable, rechargeable battery so you can stay plugged in, even on the go, as well as a convenient back pocket for storing your phone while you’re in line for airport security or charging it on your way to the gate. $248.00
Treya Lite bag by Moshi
Treya by Moshi provides an elegant three-in-one carrying solution that adapts to all your commuting and travel needs: a messenger for commuting to work; a backpack for hands-free convenience; and a briefcase for going to meetings in style. Carry up to a 13″ laptop and other essentials thanks to Treya’s spacious interior featuring a thoughtful selection of pockets and compartments–including a padded laptop compartment and RFID pocket. Fastened to the front of the bag is the removable Treya Clutch, a microfiber lined bag that can be used for delicate items or to keep your keys, phone, and cash easily accessible when heading out for short trips. Stylish and versatile this is our new favorite travel bag! $209.95
We love this unique 2-in-1 carry on luggage that can be converted into a backpack.
The bag is actually 2 separate pieces that can attach/detach. The larger piece is the max size allowed by most airlines for overhead storage, and the smaller backpack is the max size for underseat storage. My teenage son loves this piece of luggage because of its versatility and neutrality, as well as the ability to convert between rolling luggage, backpack, or duffle. $149.00
The Chebeague Travel Line is perfect for male and female travels, especially those who love the outdoors. The line is made out of recycled sail cloth, canvas and leather handles. They feature a duffle, overnight bag, tote, toiletry bag, and messenger bag that are all perfect for travelers. $30.00+
August Effects sells beach and home goods handmade by local people in Bali. For every purchase made on their site, they donate a new English dictionary to a Balinese child in need through their partnership with Bali Children Foundation.
Their Bikini Bags feature a water-resistant interior to put your wet suit in after a day at the beach, pool, or lake and keep everything else in your bag dry! Perfect as travel bags for cosmetics and toiletries. $34.00
Lay-n-Go was originally developed to tame large toy collections with small pieces. Now, the brand has solutions for travel, play, cosmetics, and tech accessories – they’ve literally thought of everything!!! The Lay-n-Go® Cosmo is a patented cosmetic bag that allows you to see all of your essentials at once, and clean up in seconds (just pull the drawstring). No more digging and dumping in a traditional black hole make up bag. $19.95–$34.95
Icybag is an accessory bag with a twist—it's fully insulated & includes a TSA certified freezer gel pack to keep your items cool!
Icybag was created so you can keep your favorite items cool while traveling in a compact and stylish bag. It's perfect for snacks, toiletries, medications, lip balm and more and is available in 3 sizes! $22.95.
The Pang Wangle Journey Scarf is new, innovative, unisex, and stylish! The JOURNEY SCARF is a bug repellent and eco-friendly outdoor/travel scarf with a hidden zipper pocket. Bug repellent clothing is recommended by both the CDC and World Health Organization. It is more environmentally friendly than spraying bug spray which gets into the air and washes off in the water.
Made in the USA and available in 6 colors. $20
Highlands Travel Scarf
With six different styling options, this scarf will be the most versatile piece in your suitcase. The speckle heather merino wool blend has a stylish depth and texture, while five buttons allow for various styling options. The merino and linen fibers provide lightweight performance, excellent warmth to weight and natural odor-fighting properties. $50.00
The Speakeasy Travel Scarf
A travel scarf with a hidden pocket in it! You can stash your passport, phone, money, sunglasses, small guidebook or even a flask! You can ditch the money belt completely and look good doing it.
All of their travel scarves are handcrafted in their family-run studio on Cape Cod, MA, and the design was created by a travel blogger. $44.99
Transit Travel Case
The Transit Travel Case is a handsome case eliminates the frustration of digging through a cluttered glove compartment or motorcycle glove box to locate registration papers, insurance cards, a tire gauge, and other vehicle necessities. It is made out of leather or ballistic nylon to last a long time and keep transportation-related necessities organized and easy to access. $99.00
Brelox Jewelry Organizers
The organizers fashionably store all types of jewelry—keeping them safe and organized at home and during travels through a variety of storage options and are available in four designs. They are reasonably priced (under $25) and fit within carry-on luggage making them a useful, affordable gift. $22.99
Feel at home anywhere with the Infinity Pillow. Twist, wrap and bundle its versatile Möbius shape to fit the needs of the space you’re in, whether it’s the window, aisle or middle seat, on the road, or at home with the whole couch to lounge on. Neck support, lumbar pillow, window pillow, desk pillow, eye mask, noise canceling pillow. $39.00
The Flight Fillow turns any hoodie or sweater into a travel neck pillow giving you all the benefits without any of the hassle. It fits in your pocket, easy to wash, fraction of the price of the standard bulky neck pillow, plus you get to use any hoodie or sweater you would like! $14.99
Smart Blanket Wearable Travel Blanket
Snuggle up to this wearable travel blanket. It has cuffed arm holes, pockets, and a detachable foot warmer. Plus, it folds up into an easy-to-carry pillow that straps to a luggage handle. Whether you’re flying, road-tripping, or looking to stay warm at home, this blanket is easy to cozy up to. $49.95
Matador DL16 Packable Backpack
With a packable backpack that fits into a palm-sized pocket, it’s easy to keep on-hand, whether you’re out doing errands or on an outdoor adventure. The roomy—and handy—design is lightweight and durably built with waterproof and puncture-resistant nylon, and has breathable straps to feel comfortable when you wear it. $49.95
SleepPhones® Effortless™, a model that combines all the comfort and high-tech functionality of the SleepPhones® Wireless model with easy, no-fuss induction charging. Since it charges via magnetic coils through the fabric–you simply lay it on the induction charger for three hours to get up to 10 hours of play time.s. $149.00
Vrypacs hold what you need for a flight, an afternoon hike, or a day walking through a European city. A wallet, glasses, passport, phablet, charger, and water bottle can all fit inside when in expanded mode. $29.99+
Skineez skincarewear compression socks are perfect for frequent fliers looking to increase circulation and they also moisturize skin while you wear them. $24.99+
Atom Compression Wear
Benefits of compression socks, sleeves and shapewear are well known by medical professionals around the world. Atom Compression Socks. knitted with milk fiber (yes, milk!), have unique properties which are naturally derived without the addition of chemicals or other unnatural material. $38.00+
The Leo Dopp Kit
The Leo Dopp Kit for Men by Vetelli is a premium quality and versatile toiletry bag. It comes with YKK pullers and blind zippers considered the most durable and reliable travel accessories in the world. The beautiful supple PU leather is cruelty-free, water resistant, able to survive extremely humid environments and to protect you against liquids and leaks. The golden inner lining is water and stain resistant and crafted with a reinforced weaving technique used in yacht sails, hot air balloons and parachutes, this results in a fabric lining that resists rips and tears. $49.99
WP Standard Dopp Kit
Every well-groomed dad needs a good Dopp Kit. Our Dopp Kit is a perfect home for toiletries while on the road. We used a vegetable tanned leather and an easy to clean liner in the event of any toothpaste disasters. Always the economical packers, we've made this bag lean in size so it won't take up too much room in your bag. Also includes an internal zippered pocket for loose Q-tips, razor blades, and the like. $85.00
Ditty's Dry Goods
Ditty Bag, Dopp Bag, Doppel Bag… whatever you choose to call it was designed for the road. We literally spent years traveling when we were getting Würkin Stiffs started. We soon grew tired of arriving at our destination ready to have fun, only to find the contents of our dopp kit spilled and leaking into our bag. There had to be a better way! Würkin Stiffs founder Jon had a eureka moment, why not make a stylish, rugged and leak-resistant dopp bag? While we're at it…let's make it extremely functional.
Sure you can have a great dopp kit, but wouldn't it be cooler if it didn't stay under your sink the rest of the year? With bright colors and bold patterns, the 100% Silicone Doppel and Rambler Bags protect you while you are traveling, hitting the beach, camping, hiking, fishing and so much more. $19.95+
TravelWise 5 Piece Packing Cube Set
The TravelWise 5 Piece Packing Cube Set is a travel essential that allows clothes to stay folded and neat when packed in their own “small drawers”. The cubes are fantastic for staying organized on both short and long trips and help travelers avoid over packing. Constructed of lightweight, durable nylon, these multi-sized cubes compartmentalize similar items such as shirts, pants, swimsuits and electronic accessories to streamline packing. The open mesh top makes searching for misplaced items a thing of the past and our five color choices allow each traveler to have their own individual set. $24.95
Vela Garment Steamers from Sienna Products feature a lightweight and compact design. These workhorse devices quickly and easily take the wrinkles out of fabrics—even many fabrics not traditionally suitable for traditional ironing, including silk, wool, polyester, nylon, and velvet. Their extremely portable size makes them perfect not only for home use but on the road as well. What’s more, travelers will appreciate that they can be used to sanitize virtually every item or surface in their hotel room, killing 99.9% of all germs and bacteria. $39.99
Ellessi luggage scale
Ellessi-the first digital battery-free luggage scale. There’s no need to buy batteries EVER. With a few gentle shakes, the Ellessi luggage scale automatically generates its own power. The innovative battery-free technology means that your Ellessi luggage scale is always ready to use. Never worry about flat batteries or finding tiny screwdrivers to replace batteries ever again. The lightweight and portable design of the Ellessi luggage allows you to easily store it inside your suitcase or carry-on bag so you can check the weight of your luggage before you reach the airport so you're no longer caught paying excess baggage fees. $18.97
SKYPRO – the leader in footwear for frequent flyers, professionals, and the aviation service industry are celebrating their 10th Anniversary by launching in the U.S. via Amazon, Shoes.com, and Zappos. Each style for men and women are handcrafted in Portugal to the highest standards earning them an IATA Certification – the world’s first and only certified footwear for aviation professionals. Because of this certification, consumers can trust that these shoes are the most comfortable, taking them from the airport, through a long flight, and dinner al fresco – in style.
Made in Maine, USA, this key ring features a Pewter, 1.25″ face, 1″ stainless steel split ring and 2.75″ white black multi whipped shock cord. Our satin silver finish pewter is lead and nickel free and mimics sterling silver. It is designed to only look better with the patina of age and wear. Quality one-of-a-kind craftsmanship, elegantly packaged with care instructions. $55.00
Minnie by OLIKA
Minnie by OLIKA, a bird-shaped hand sanitizer spray is perfect for travelers. She is unique and functional combing to be the perfect stocking stuffer! Minnie is cruelty-free, vegan and gluten-free! With essential oils and nourishing aloe vera, our natural formula quickly cleanses the hands and hydrates for up to 24 hours. One Minnie replaces 15+ bottles of comparable gel based hand sanitizers. $12.99
Peel Away Labs are the smarter alternative to traditional bedding; a fitted sheet with 5 peel away layers. The special blend of fibers is combined with a breathable waterproof membrane that allows a cooler sleeping experience. Sleep on each layer of Peelaways for 7 to 10 days, then just peel away the top sheet to reveal a clean layer below. Peelaways absorbs fluids and allows resting with confidence. The patented technology allows sheet changing instantly. Each layer is soft and 100% waterproof; perfect for spills or accidents. Have a fresh sheet in under 1 minute. $15.99+