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8 Holiday Gift Ideas For The Travel-Obsessed Men In Your Life

By Kelsey Marie


Holiday shopping for the men in your life can be a daunting task, especially when they’re the type that has everything. When in doubt, purchasing practical travel gear is always a good idea. 

Whether the men in your life are beginner travelers or jet-setters, gifting travel gear is a sure way to make their next trip more memorable. 

Sony Alpha A6000

A trip isn’t complete unless you document it visually. The Sony Alpha A6000 is ideal for travel because it is lightweight with the quality of a DSLR camera. It’s also great because it comes with WiFi capabilities, allowing you to transfer images straight from the camera to your phone in an instant. 

Gravity Weighted Sleep Mask

A weighted sleep mask is a complete game-changer. The weight helps to relax your pressure points and enables you to sleep faster. It is the ideal travel gift and will make their next flight more comfortable. 

Anker PowerCore+ 20100 USB-C

Anker makes amazing portable batteries but this particular model is the best for travelers. With this model, you can charge a phone up to 7 times off of one charge. It also allows you to charge your laptop while on the go. 

OSUZA Weatherproof Backpack

This backpack is expandable and has many compartments for optimum organization. It’s perfect for the traveler who enjoys adventure and efficiency. It also has a laptop sleeve and is great as a carry-on bag. 

Briggs & Riley Baseline Expandable Toiletry Kit

The man in your life will have no problem organizing their toiletry while traveling with this sleek kit. This toiletry kit is designed with a water-resistant lining, an expandable compartment, and a handle, making it easy to carry. 

Sonos Move Speaker

Your loved one doesn’t have to compromise their love of music when traveling with the Sonos Move speaker. This device is intended for indoor and outdoor use and is both weatherproof and drop-resistant. It also is able to stream over WiFi and connect to Bluetooth. 

Aluminum Edition Carry-On By Away Luggage

Ensure the men in your life travel in style with this hard-shell aluminum carry-on luggage by Away. The sizing is a bit bigger than the typical carry-on luggage, allowing for more room while still following TSA’s sizing standards. This suitcase also comes with an ejectable phone-charging battery. 

Timbuk2 Never Check Backpack

Another carry-on bag option is the Timbuk2 Never Check Backpack which is water-resistant and expandable. Your loved one can say organized with the bag’s many compartments and pockets. The padding also makes it comfortable for frequent travelers. 

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Kelsey Marie

Kelsey-Marie is an NYC girl who currently lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. You can keep up with her on Instagram at @kelseydashmarie

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