Stocking Stuffers for Your Traveling Friends 

t’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! We’ve gathered some of our favorite gifts for active and luxury travelers and hope you’ll find something that’ll work for you! If you run out of time or ideas, don’t worry – gift cards are always welcome.

Our favorite stocking stuffers for travelers   

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)
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)

</td> 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)
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!
Airbnb – redeemable online only
Tinggly gift certificate – “turn dreams into memories by gifting curated global experience gifts.”
Flytographer gift certificate – redeemable for a location photoshoot at any of their 150+ worldwide locations.
Amazon gift cards – because what won’t they find they need on Amazon??

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