When you’ve been all over the world, finding the perfect gift to impress someone can be hard. But as a traveler myself, I know that travel gifts can help bring wanderlust to my daily life. Here are some unique travel gifts to inspire the world travelers in your life.
Unique Travel Gifts
Surprise travel lovers with these cool and unique travel gifts that help bring the world home and make traveling fun.
Some of these gifts are useful for travelers while on the go, and some are simply fun travel gifts that travelers can use every day.
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Expandable Knack Pack
This is my new favorite travel backpack and a great gift for travelers. This Knack Pack has tons of useful pockets including a hidden laptop side pocket and a great water bottle pocket that zips into the backpack. I also love that it can expand to hold clothes, great for a short overnight trip.
City Map Glasses
Here's a truly unique travel gift that can celebrate your favorite cities and college towns. Get a coffee cup, pint glass, or wine glass that features a street map of major cities around the world.
Selfie Remote Control & Mini Tripod
This super-compact tripod and bluetooth remote helps travelers snap photos of themselves while traveling. And its 4" size helps it pack away easily.
WAYPOINT GOODS Travel Scarf w/ Hidden Zipper Pocket
These travel scarfs are a great way to keep your important documents safe while also helping you stay warm. Scarfs are a great thing to pack for a long flight! And there are so many colors and patterns for every type of traveler.
Travelers are always on the go and it can be easy to misplace one of your items while traveling. These Tile trackers are great for sticking on wallets and gadgets to help keep track of where your items are while on the go.
BaBylissPRO Nano Titanium Travel Dryer
Here's a unique and useful travel gift for her (or him) who hates hotel hair dryers. This dryer folds up and can fit in the palm of your hand while still offering 1000 watts of hair drying power.
Here's a cute piece of travel jewelry perfect for those travelers who are always exploring!
So The Adventure Begins Bracelet
Another cute piece of jewelry that makes a perfect travel gift.
Mini Steam Iron
If you're shopping for a traveler who always wants to look their best, this travel steam iron is a great gift idea. It'll help them get rid of clothes wrinkles. Also, in these days of travel cleaning & safety, this steam iron can help kill 99.9% of germs & viruses!
Travel Subscription Box
A subscription box can be a fun gift idea for travelers as they'll get fun travel gift surprises mailed to them. Check out these 20 great travel subscription boxes that have gifts for every type of travel lover!
Airplane Footrest Hammock
These have become really popular recently and work especially well for travelers who are on the shorter side. They hook around your tray table and let you stretch out during your flight.
Scratch Off World Map Poster + Deluxe United States Map
Scratch off maps are all the rage lately with travelers. These fun maps help them keep track of where they've been and can be a bit of a bragging discussion piece for their home.
Leather Travelers Notebook
If you're shopping for a traveler who loves to journal, this traveler's notebook could be the perfect gift. It's refillable and includes some fun journal accessories.
Our Adventure Begins Bottle Stopper
For the travelers who also love a great glass of wine, this compass bottle stopper is a great way to toast your wanderlust while enjoying a drink.
Adventure Fund Savings Bank
Travelers are always dreaming of their next great adventure, this gift will help them save for it! This fun shadow box travel bank will let travelers stock away coins and bills to pay for their next trip.
Wanderlust: A Traveler's Guide to the Globe
This book will be well-loved by travelers. Packed full of beautiful destination photos, Wanderlust will inspire travelers for where their next journey should take them.
Collapsible Water Bottle
This is a practical gift idea, but one that travelers will enjoy! These Nomader collapsible water bottles are great for packing light. Plus they come in tons of fun colors!
Neck Travel Pillow with Hoodie
This is a quirky gift but does serve a purpose. The lights and sounds on an airplane can bother you if you're trying to sleep, but this travel pillow has a built-in hoodie that can help you hide away from light and sound.
Reviews for the Best Travel Pillow for Airplanes
Looking for other travel pillows that make great gifts? Here are a few popular ones that work well on airplanes!
World Coffee Tour
Do you know a travel lover who also loves coffee? This is a unique travel gift idea, a box of coffee beans themed around world destinations.
Compression Packing Cubes
Most travelers know that packing cubes can help keep their suitcases organized, and these compression packing cubes also help save space. This set comes in four useful sizes and lots of colors and prints.
Universal Travel Adapter
International travelers know how important travel adapters are. This universal travel adapter will help them plug-in multiple devices in multiple countries around the world!
Here's another useful but handy unique travel gift -- a handheld luggage scale. Avoid those awkward suitcase repacking situations at the check-in counter by knowing your suitcase weight in advance. Great for when you've shopped on your trip and are bringing home more than you took!
Airbnb Gift Card
Most frequent travelers know about Airbnb and many have used it regularly. An Airbnb gift card makes a great gift for travelers who like to stay in unique residences.
Travel Charm Jewelry
For a more personalized travel gift that can be built on, check out the jewelry collections at Jet Set Candy. Their travel luggage tag jewelry is especially cute!
Enjoy shopping for the travelers in your life, and hey, maybe these unique travel gifts will inspire you to plan your own adventure!