The 13 Best Gifts for Travelers Who are Always on the Go

Because we all have that picky traveler we have to shop for each year and, well, we’re not buying them actual luggage.

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Let’s tell some truths, shall we?  It’s so tough to figure out what to gift anybody at at anytime of year let alone travelers at Christmas.  Sure you can get them the stand-by gifts that they probably already have, but why not get them something cool and new that they don’t already own so you can help to make their travels more comfortable, more fun, and not overly looking like the tourist that they are.  Plus, anything you can do to make their flight more enjoyable and less horrific (as it typically is) will surely put a smile on their face.  Shop our picks for some of the coolest and best Christmas gifts for travelers (so far) this year. Wheels up!

The Buzzed Traveler:  The Carry On Cocktail Kit (2 Moscow Mule Drinks) – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Carry On Travel Cocktail Kit 2018

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Because who doesn’t want to drink on a plane anyway?  It’s the best part of flying!  Plus, the price of a cocktail on your flight it through the roof and you have to wait forever to get the flight attendants attention.  Now you can make your own Moscow Mule right at your seat and it’s all TSA approved because it’s under the ounces needed.  Check out some of their other drinking options too like:  Bloody Mary, Champagne Cocktail, Old Fashioned, Gin & Tonic, and more!


The Super Organized Traveler:  Pro Packing Cubes and Compression Pouches – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Packing Cubes for Luggage 2018

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Because this really is the best way to keep your luggage organized, with easy access to everything, whether you’re packing yourself or have to share you prized luggage space with your significant other, kids, or mistress.  People swear by these online!


The Comfy Traveler:  The HoodiePillow Travel (Inflatable) Pillow With Hood  – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Travel Hoodie & Pillow 2018

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Because flying is the worst thing in the world, next to how uncomfortable it is to try to sneak in some z’s.  You can quickly inflate this compact travel pillow and it has a comfy hood attached so your head doesn’t have to touch that nasty seat-back at all.  #Clean


The Chic Traveler:  Ban.Do Travel Passport Holder & Luggage Tag – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Passport & Luggage Tag 2018

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Because this is just a chic and fun way to carry your passport and luggage tag.  I’m outta here…so….bye!


The Tuned Out Traveler:  New Bose Noise Canceling Headphone Earbuds – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Bose Noise Canceling Headphones Earbuds 2018

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Because how much longer can you honestly listen to that screaming baby?  2, maybe 10 more hours?  Doubtful.  These are the best-selling new Bose QuietComfort noise-canceling headphones that will let you listen to your favorite tunes and tune out all the other airplane noise.


The OCD Traveler:  Knock Knock ‘Pack This!’ Travel Checklist – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Travel Check List 2018

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Because there’s so much stuff to remember to pack and you always forget something.  This exhaustive list will do the trick and keep you less paranoid as you head to the airport.   Don’t forget your anxiety meds!


The Active Traveler:  Hydaway Collapsible Pocket Size Travel Water Bottle – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Hydaway Travel Water Bottle 2018

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Because this collapsable water bottle is just cool AF.  You gotta see how it works!  And it comes in a ton of other cool and vibrant colors too.



The Stylish Touristy Traveler:  Rose Gold Selfie Stick iPhone Case (Retractable) – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Rose Gold Selfie Stick Case 2018

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Because those cheap metal selfie sticks are a thing of the past.  This one is for your iPhone, comes it Rose Gold, helps protect your phone, and is retractable and rests snuggly on the back of your phone.


The Adventurous Traveler:  New GoPro Hero5 Mini Action Cam – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: New Go Pro 2018

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Because some people want to actually document their adventures and this little action cam is the one to do that for you.  Plus, it’s waterproof so enjoy!


The Weekend Traveler:  ‘Vacation, Vacation, Vacation’ Travel Duffle Bag – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Vacation Duffle Bag 2018

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Because it’s perfect for a long weekend or when your bags come down that dreaded baggage claim conveyor belt and you need to spot yours right away (especially when it’s just sitting in a sea of all black luggage).


The Beauty Traveler:  Chanel ‘Chance’ Mini Travel Perfume Set – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Travel Perfume

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Because you want to smell nice (and hide the gross airplane smells) and not get your perfume bottle confiscated by the TSA.


The Doggie Traveler:  Highwave Dog Water Bottle/Travel Bowl on the Go – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Travel Dog Bowl Water Bottle

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Because your dog needs a travel gift too!  This is a genius water bottle/water bottle you can bring with you on the go!


The Neat Traveler:  Steamfast Mini Travel Iron – Buy It Here

Best Gifts for Travelers 2017: Mini Travel Iron 2018

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Because no matter how neatly you packed, your clothes are a wrinkled mess.  Plus, who wants to use the hotel iron that everyone else uses.  You know, the one that leaks rust?  Gross.  This mini steam iron will take up virtually no room in your luggage and your clothes will end up looking great.


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