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23 Gifts for Your Favorite Globetrotter

by  Lauren Dana and Anne Roderique-Jones | Nov 27, 2019

Whether you're shopping for a friend or loved one (or even yourself), here are our favorite globetrotter-approved products that make for the perfect holiday gift. 

1. An Airplane Footrest to Help You Catch Some Zzz's


Give yourself the gift of extra legroom next time your fly. This handy, adjustable footrest easily hooks onto your tray table and is designed to help reduce swelling and soreness. Buy it now — and thank us later.

2. A Travel Pillow That Contours to Your Body

Dot&Dot Travel Pillow

This twistable travel pillow contours to almost any shape and position you could imagine, so no more uncomfortable neck cramps or shoulder pain. We love that the cover is machine-washable, which makes it easy to keep it clean. Buy it now

3. This Leather Passport Case With a Fun Touch

Leather passport Case

This simple yet stylish passport case is made with leather and lined with suede, and features a stamped world motif. It’s the perfect gift for any globetrotter. Added bonus: Score it for 10% off. Buy it now.

4. The Ultimate 16-Piece Travel and Beauty Set 

16-Piece Travel and Beauty Set

This TSA-approved set has everything you could ever need for an amazing getaway: A 12-piece bottle kit with zip pouch, a shoe bag (complete with an internal divider!), eye-catching luggage tags, and a drawstring bag for dirty laundry. Buy it now for 43% off. 

5. A Carry-On Packing Organizer to Make Packing Fuss-Free

Carry-On Packing Organizer

You can’t go wrong with this organizer, which is complete with a full-length zip compartment, several small pockets, and mesh panels. Plus, it’s on sale for over 40% off. Buy it now

6. This Baccarat Travel Gift Set

Baccarat Rouge 540 Travel Spray Gift Set

Give the gift of luxury with this travel-friendly perfume set that has notes of amber, floral, and wood. The set also comes with five refills. Buy it now

7. An Expandable Travel Bag from Longchamp

Longchamp Expandable Travel Bag

Whether you’re using it for a weekend getaway or week-long trip, this expandable bag from Longchamp is both durable and water-resistant, so no need to worry about any spills. Buy it now.

8. A Five-in-One Universal Travel Adapter

5-in-1 Universal Travel Adapter

This colorful travel adapter is as fun as it is functional. The adapter comes with five different plugs and a USB plug. The color-coded adapter breaks into four pieces, which makes it easy to “build” the exact adapter you’re looking for. Buy it now.

9. A Mirror That Meets Your Every Need

Glamcor Riki Skinny Lighted Mirror

Perfect lighting can be hard to find in hotel rooms, which is why we love this foldable, compact mirror. It’s complete with five lighting options, customized HD daylight lighting, a rechargeable battery, and a bluetooth selfie function. Buy it now

10. An Ultra Chic Cosmetic Case

Leather Cosmetic Case

This sturdy, polyester-lined leather cosmetic case comes in four colors and easily zips, so you can assure your necessities will never get lost your carry-on bag. Buy it now

10. A Backpack That Screams Cool

Fjallraven Kanken Backpack

There’s a lot to love about this trendy yet timeless backpack, which features a roomy main compartment plus easily accessible front and side pockets. Adjust the shoulder straps and top handles to your liking for pain-free carrying, and choose from 11 fun colors. Buy it now

11. Silicon Bottles With a Secret Talent

Silicone Travel Bottles

These two reusable travel bottles come with a surprise. Thanks to their texture surfaces, they also double as exfoliating tools. Use the wide bristle bottom for your body and the fine bristle bottom for your hair and scalp. Buy it now

12. Splurge-Worthy Customizable Luggage from Roam

Roam Luggage

Roam luggage is made with a material that wards off scratches and dents, and each suitcase has a TSA-approved lock, ergonomic handles, and ball-bearing wheels. Bonus: everything is customizable, from the design to the monogram. Buy it now

13. These Comfy Leggings Perfect for Long-Haul Flights 

Yummie Rachel Leggings

Ditch your traditional shapewear for Yummie. The label offers flattering (and comfortable) apparel, loungewear, and undergarments. We love their Rachel legging, which is ideal for those on-the-go. Plus, they're machine washable. Buy it now

14. An Amazing Styling Kit for Good Hair Days Ahead

NuMe Jet Setter Pro

Pack all of your styling tools in one kit: The Jet Setter Pro includes a mini ionic hair dryer, a diffuser, a mini hair straightener, a mini curling wand, and a heat-resistant styling glove — all in a convenient (and stylish) travel case. Buy it now

15. A Pair of Retro-Inspired Kicks 

Gola for TWA Sneakers

The recently opened, highly anticipated TWA Hotel at JFK now has an online shop of glorious gifts. Our favorite item: these amazing sneakers, created in partnership with The Gola (an iconic British brand), which features the airline's classic red-lettered logo on each shoe. Buy it now

16. A Set of TSA-Friendly Hair Products to Help You Glow on the Go

This travel set comes with everything you need to prep, wash, and style your hair: Sake Bomb Shampoo, Sake Bomb Conditioner, Triple Sec 3-in-1, and Prep Rally Prime & Prep Detangler. Throw it in your suitcase to help you create the perfect blowout while traveling. Buy it now

17. These Travel Editor-Approved Pants 

Lululemon On the Fly 7/8 Pant

Yes, Lululemon now makes a travel pant. The "On The Fly" fabric is wrinkle-resistant, machine-washable, and quick-drying. Plus, they have pockets. Choose from ten colors across three different styles. Buy it now

18. A Travel-Themed Ornament That Makes Any Tree Extra Merry

Handblown Glass Travel Suitcase Ornament

This hand-painted and handblown glass suitcase ornament makes the prettiest gift for any traveler in your life. It comes in different colors and destinations including France, Portugal, Hawaii, and Mexico. Buy it now

19. A Luxury Cashmere Sleep Set

LISA PERRY Hello & Goodbye Cashmere Travel Set

This Lisa Perry travel set makes flying in coach a lot more glamorous. The fine-gage cashmere set comes with a throw, eye mask, and a cute pouch embroidered with “Hello” and “Goodbye.” Buy it now for 20% off.

20. A Versatile, Stylish Handbag You'll Fall in Love With

Waverley 2  - Lo & Sons

This leather purse is great for traveling, and can be worn four ways: A crossbody bag (great for exploring), a funky fanny pack (good for a concert or festival), a wristlet (for when you're on-the-go and in a hurry), or a clutch (perfect for dinner and drinks). Plus, it has two pockets that easily fit you iPhone, sunglasses, and lipstick, and credit cards. Buy it now

21. A Fun Carry-On Suitcase for the Little One in Your Life

Jetkids by Stokke Bedbox® 19-Inch Ride-On Carry-On Suitcase

This 19-inch rid-on suitcase magically transforms into a leg rest or in-flight kid bed, complete with a mattress and side panel. Buy it now

22. A Frequent Flyer-Approved Charm Bracelet

Looking for a creative way to capture travel memories?  Consider this bracelet -- comprised of 12 links for your favorite Jet Set Candy charms, which range from passport stamps and other travel-themed tokens. Buy it now

23. A Festive Holiday Sweater for Your Favorite Cruiser

Carnival Cruise Line Ugly Cruisemas Sweater

Brighten up any wardrobe with this ugly "cruisemas" sweater from Carnival Cruise Line. Besides a Caribbean cruise, this is the next best thing you could ever get or receive. Buy it now.  

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