Stocking Stuffers for Your Traveling Friends 

It’s that time again. Time to find little treasures for family and friends. If you’re buying for a traveler, you’re in luck. “Travel sized” is the perfect size for stockings! And any traveler would welcome a gift card towards a new adventure.

Our favorite stocking stuffers-   

 sbiner
S-biner – attach a size one s-biner, a mini carabiner, to your backpack or handbag to add a level of security to your travels. These inexpensive clips will thwart most thieves. ($2-3)

‘Lockable’ s-biners are a further discouragement to pickpockets.

 SDcards SD cards – traveling photographers will always appreciate extra SD cards. Prices vary according to quality and storage capacity
 cords travel sized cable – 4 inch lightning cable or a keychain carabiner charger like Skiva Cord2Go ($10-12)
 lotion Keep their skin hydrated with lotion in small containers.
 sockwell Socks! Always a holiday favorite 😉

Choose cozy slipper socks for airplanes and hotels or
compression socks for preventing DVT during flights. These Sockwell compression socks are now available in fun patterns. ($15-30)

 anker Backup charger – always a good idea to have a extra power source. I use the Ankar Powercore (on sale for $9.99)
 gotoob Gotoobs – travel (and gym!) friendly containers for shampoos, and lotions. ($17-20)
scarf Scarf with pocket, or a fitness belt with pocket give your traveler some unusual places to hide valuables.

Sholdit offers an affordable scarf in many colors and patterns. ($39-69)

 vaultz small zippered bags for cords, chargers, cosmetics, or medications

Vaultz offers a colorful mesh set that’s easy to find in a packed bag. ($7-10)

 speck speck smartflex phone case, with a slot on the back for hotel key cards, or a credit card. ($25-35)
 seatosummit Packable backpack or tote – this Sea to Summit Travelling Light Ultra-Sil backpack can be pulled out for a day hike or shopping trip. ($33-40)
 image Flashlight – for finding their way in unfamiliar places. This UCO Claris flashlight opens into a mini lantern and was used often on safari. ($13-16)

A newer version, the UCO Arka, doubles as a charger for USB devices. ($47-59)

 coloringbook coloring book for adults – something to while the flight away in tranquility ($5-9) [shown: Pocket Mandala by Ocean Offering]
Luggage tags – the more unusual the better ($6-20)
 paperwhite Kindle Paperwhite– my all-time favorite travel tech. Gift this to your favorite reader so they can take their library with them. ($99-129)

Gift Cards for Travelers

 USPass America the Beautiful, the U.S National Parks and Federal Recreations Lands annual pass – One year of entry into any of the U.S. National Parks!
 flytographer Flytographer gift certificate – redeemable for a location photoshoot at any of their 150+ worldwide locations.
 tinngly Tinggly gift certificate – “turn dreams into memories by gifting curated global experience gifts.”
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