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97 Best Gift Ideas for Someone Who Is Going Abroad 2020

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Leaving for distant shores is always a thrilling occasion. As the plane taxis on the runway or the boat leaves the harbor, the fleeting thrill of transience takes over as you head to a new land to sample the food, the culture and the life of a foreign country. Traveling abroad can be daunting, but it can also teach you things about yourself and the world that you never even conceived of before.

If someone you know is going abroad, you might want to get them a gift to take on their travels. Our list is full of gifts that are handy to have in a pinch, or help your recipient make the most out of their trip abroad. If you give them one of these awesome gifts, you might be lucky and get a postcard or a souvenir back!

1. SteriPen Classic 3 Water Purifier with Pre-Filter
Wherever the destination, you might find yourself in a place without access to safe drinking water. It might be in places with less-than-trustworthy tap water, or it can be much farther afield like a river or lake. Whatever the source, the SteriPen can sterilize water taken from it using its UV lightbulb. The SteriPen can purify a liter of water in 90 seconds and can sterilize up to 150 liters on a single pair of AA batteries.
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2. Sea to Summit Drylite Towel
Whether you be at sea, city, or summit, you can’t go wrong with packing a handy dandy easy-dry towel. Never know when the next spill, bout of sweat, or surprise wetting might occur, so it always helps to be ready to tackle any problem that needs an absorbent Polyester and Microfiber quick-dry towel head-on. The Sea to Summit Drylite Towel is incredibly light considering its absorbability, and is also remarkably compressible, making it a godsend for space-savers.
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3. LifeProof NÜÜD Waterproof Case
Never know when the dreaded day that your phone suffers a 6-foot drop or falls into water 6 feet deep. The LifeProof NÜÜD was built to withstand both and is freeze-proof to boot for those travelers who tend to visit colder climes. Whether you like to embark on adventures that are likely to get your phone dropped or wet, or you go about relatively normally throughout your travels abroad, it always helps to have an extra measure of protection for your ever-valuable smartphone.
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4. Cabeau Evolution S3 Travel Neck Pillow
The travel pillow is the frequent flyer’s best friend. However, most travel pillows aren’t much of pillows, to be quite frank. The Cabeau Evolution S3 improves on all the shortcomings of conventional travel pillows, with soft memory foam, quick-dry fabric, and an integral rear strap to keep the pillow well-aligned when in use, making it easier on your back. It’s even got pockets for storing small items and comes with a well-made travel bag that compresses it down to half size.
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5. “And So The Adventure Begins” Leather Passport Holder
The text at the front of this brilliantly crafted heralds the beginning of a brand-new journey every time you draw it out for inspection at the airport. The minimalistic design of this passport holder keeps everything together in a neat, sleek package. You can choose from four different pocket styles according to your needs.
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6. Pack Ultimate Dry Sack
Better to have a waterproof container for your things than to cry later when an unexpected torrent washes over your day pack when out and about. Aside from the rain, you can also unsuspectingly pass by a festival that involves spraying water about, and people in a festive frenzy wouldn't discriminate between locals and travelers carrying a bunch of sensitive items in a non-waterproof bag.
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7. Dandelion Travel Adapter Outlet
This travel adapter trumps all else by sheer simplicity, and the inclusion of USB outlet compatibility. It’s simple because you need only rotate the dial to the locale of your choosing (UK, US, Asia, EU, etc.), and you’re set to charge up everything. Gone are the days of bringing along all manner of adapters so you can utilize the local power grid, the Dandelion has got you covered.
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8. Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
Bookish individuals would rejoice to have a Kindle along with them on their trips abroad. The paperwhite handles any lighting with ease by simulating the look of a page of the paper and is incredibly readable in the dark thanks to its subtle lighting system. Thanks to its paper-simulating screen, there’s also no glare from sun reflections.
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9. Luggage Smart Strap
This smart strap does three things: makes your luggage easier to carry, locks it with a three-number combo lock, and digitally weighs it, so you avoid overweight fees when checking in your luggage. Three tools for the price of one. Pretty sweet, right? It also comes in bright colors to help your suitcase stand out from the array of dark-colored luggage, and extends to accommodate bags up to 72" long.
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10. “Never Too Far To Wine Together” Stemless Wine Glass
This personalizable wine glass features a map of your state or country and the one where your friend or loved one is staying at currently. The colors of the hearts emblazoned on the maps are customizable as well. True to its tagline, it reminds one that while absence makes the heart grow fonder, the liver stays mostly the same!
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11. Sony RX100 VI 20.1 MP Premium Compact Digital Camera
A versatile digital camera solution in a very portable package. The RX100 VI is lightweight, sleek, and can throw down with the best DSLRs out there with its Carl Zeiss lens and 20.1 MP fidelity. Travelers abroad who don’t want to lug bulky cameras but want to take professional-quality pictures will be overjoyed to receive something like this.
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12. Poweradd Portable Solar Power Bank
While abroad, you might find yourself without the opportunity to stock up your power bank so you can charge on the go. Luckily, solar power banks such as this one exist to deliver a constant stream of charging power to a traveler constantly on the move. This works especially well for travelers who like to adventure a lot in the wilderness or some such, but it works just as well for those who simply shift from one destination to the next.
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13. Samsung T5 Portable SSD
For those travelling abroad who need a lot of data for their work or simply for storing images and videos, they’ll become fast friends with the Samsung T5 portable SSD. With up to 2 terabytes of data delivered at lightning-fast speeds, the T5 can provide travelers with ample storage space for travel pictures, as well as their entire library of music, movies, and other media.
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14. Tarriss Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale
Anyone who’s ever flown anywhere is sure to be familiar with how much airlines charge for excess baggage. The Tarriss Jetsetter Digital Luggage Scale was designed with precision in mind (up to a tenth of a kilogram or 0.2 pounds), so you can dodge those pesky fees easily. This luggage scale has a maximum load of 50 kilograms (110 pounds) and comes with a long-life lithium-ion battery.
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15. Convertible Travel Pillow Infinity Scarf
This nifty product combines the coziness of a scarf and the comfort of a pillow in one package. With a fold here and a tuck there, you can go from wearing it as a stylish scarf to happily snoozing away while en route to your next destination.

The infinity scarf has an included zippered pocket in which the inflatable neck pillow is contained. When changing from scarf mode to pillow mode, you unzip it, inflate the pillow, and it's off to dreamland you go.
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16. Tilley Endurables LTM6 Airflo Hat
In one’s travels, one only ever needs one good hat, and the Tilley Airflo Hat fulfills that role with flying colors. With its wide brim to protect the face and the neck from the harsh sun and its generous headroom to allow for ample ventilation (hence the name), the Airflo is a shining example of what travel hats should be.
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17. HYDAWAY New Collapsible Pocket-Sized Travel Water Bottle
The HYDAWAY eliminates the issue of water bottles being too much dead bulk when empty by collapsing down to a disc the size of a pancake when all the liquid inside has been consumed. This gives it immense space efficiency since it can shrink progressively as the amount of liquid decreases.
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18. Sockwell Graduated Compression Socks
Compression socks help mitigate leg exhaustion during long flights by applying pressure to the foot and lower leg to keep it from going numb and falling asleep. Unlike previous iterations of compression socks, instead of feeling constricted, Sockwell socks deliver compression while still being incredibly cozy and comfortable. What's more, is that the merino wool that these socks are effective at preventing foot odor.
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19. Cocktail Kit - The Old Fashioned
Some of us enjoy a good cocktail, even if we have it in places where one usually doesn't. This old fashioned-themed cocktail kit was put together by the The Cocktail Box Co. just for that "some of us." Packaged within are all the ingredients needed to craft a solid cocktail combination, sans the alcohol, of course. It makes 6 premium cocktails. The Cocktail Box Co. also has a champagne cocktail kit on offer.
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20. Personalized Leather Dopp Kit Groomsmen Gift
Lovingly crafted out of full-grain leather, this handmade toiletry bag has a smooth feel that feels great to touch. Although it’s a bit more expensive than a standard toiletry bag, it more than makes up for the extra price by its durability, longevity, and simply looking and feeling like a premium-quality product.

What’s more is it comes with a personalized monogram, which is customizable along with the bag’s color.
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21. TP-Link AC750 Wireless Wi-FI Travel Router
Having trouble getting a constant Wi-Fi connection abroad? This Wi-Fi Travel Router from TP-Link provides a quick and easy solution to the constantly Wi-Fi hungry traveler. With the ability to connect multiple devices and extend the reach of existing Wi-Fi hotspots, you can effectively make just about any location Wi-Fi-enabled. Aside from that, it provides its layer of security when connecting to public Wi-Fi hotspots.
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22. Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic Instant Film Camera
Instantly get that sweet pic you just snapped in your hands, hot off the press! The Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 delivers a classic Polaroid experience with the style and functionality of a modern-day camera. It’s got modes for several lighting conditions, as well as a smart flash that varies the intensity by auto-detecting the surrounding light and the subject distance.
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23. EasyAcc Portable Power Bank
No one could ever go wrong with a classic power bank, and the EasyAcc is about as simple as they come. Recharge your gadgets at any time when you’re between charging opportunities, with its 4 USB ports and enough power on a full charge to charge an iPhone six times over. It’s even got a new and improved flashlight to boot.
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24. Tie and Cufflink Traveler
For the upstanding man, there is little excuse not to appear well-dressed when the occasion calls for it. Unfortunately, limited baggage space is one of those excuses. Luckily, this vegan leather case provides an efficient way to store all odds and ends of a man looking to dress for a formal occasion. It keeps up to four neckties, two pairs of cufflinks, and four collar stays. This traveler keeps them neat and wrinkle-free until the time comes that their services are called upon.
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25. Your Photos as Vintage Travel Posters
Whether it’s traveling for work or pleasure, a nice photograph commemorating a great locale is a great memento to make the most of your trip. This particular one is done in a charming vintage theme, with bold letters and colors that pop. If you’ve ever wanted your travel pictures to look like movie pin-up posters from the 60s, this is the product to go with.
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26. G4free Packing Cubes
So many testimonials are out there about how getting packing cubes to help organize their luggage changed their lives, and you don’t get that many pleased reviews without having a worthwhile product. This 4-piece set of packing cubes from G4free will help keep organized everything from tiny odds and ends to most if not all of your clothing, and keeps it neatly tucked in your luggage, fully eliminating any possibility of clutter!
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27. Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet
The latest Fire Tablet model is miles ahead of its predecessor, able to fit in more TV shows, music, movies, books, podcasts, and other media for their consumption during off hours. Its new and improved battery can last up to 10 hours on a full charge. There’s even an option to get a model with 400GB of internal storage, which would probably enable you to load your entire library of media onto it without even bothering with an external SD card.
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28. Arc'teryx Hybrid Jacket
Like with any place you’re going to need a good jacket to keep you comfy and protected from the elements while out and about abroad. The Arc’teryx Hybrid Jacket, aside from being stylish, is an absolute champion at keeping the occasional frigid breeze or sudden rainfall from putting a damper on your day. It's also incredibly lightweight and breathable, making it appropriate to wear for most situations.
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29. City Map Glass
Like to have a drink every now and again? Familiarize yourself with the city you’re staying at while you’re at it with this custom-made city map glass! Staying in an unfamiliar city abroad can come with a whole host of challenges, but it can help jog one’s memory of the place to look at an engraved map of it on your liquor glass while unwinding after a long day. It’s even got coordinates and street names to make sure you don’t forget a single detail.
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30. Custom Leather Camera Strap
A shutterbug’s joy is only enhanced by being introduced into a new locale. Bling up that camera with a quotable line like “Not all those who wander or lost” engraved on an aesthetically pleasing leather camera strap. The seller makes straps for both DSLRs and digital cameras, and they will surely put a smile on the face of the snapshot-happy recipient.
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31. Jelly Comb Electronic Accessories and Cable Organizer Bag
If you're looking for gifts for someone who is going abroad who tends to have a lot of electronics, this organizer bag will make him, or her breathe a sigh of relief. The Jelly Comb Organizer Bag has multiple pockets and straps for storing cables, cords, batteries, chargers, and whatever other electronic device paraphernalia have you. It’s even got space for a small tablet in a hidden envelope.
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32. WODISON Zipper Carry-on Travel Jewelry Case Organizer with Removable Pouch
Ladies who like to travel with their jewelry tend to be sick and tired of the hardships that come with all their pretty pearls and earrings and whatever else have you. No more, with the WODISON Travel Jewelry Organizer. It has separate sections to keep paired jewelry like earrings together, and easily tangled jewelry like necklaces and bracelets from one another. Its removable pouch handles any larger pieces like heavy pearl necklaces nicely.
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33. SHUTTERMOON 5-in-1 Phone Camera Lens Kit
Some people (and gift-givers) can’t quite afford things like fancy modern polaroids or DLSRs as gifts for someone who is going abroad, but Shuttermoons 5-in-1 phone camera lens kit provides a fantastic low-cost solution that’ll enable you to take professional-quality photos with none of the expensive gear. All the classic phone camera lens gear is here, including a wide-angle lens, fisheye lens, and a macro lens, enabling even the humblest smartphone to rival the quality of basic DSLR cameras.
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34. Grand Tour Dual Time Watch
For those who always feel compelled to check up on how everyone's doing back home, this timepiece would let them keep an eye on what time it is for them, so they can easily know whether it's breakfast or bedtime back in the old homestead. With this, they can easily tell if it's a good time to call or Facetime their loved ones or help them keep tabs on what time it is at their destination, so they don't miss any deadlines.
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35. Wayfaren Travel Journal
Whatever your purpose for traveling abroad, you’d be certain to come across something noteworthy that you’d want to jot down as a reminder or just for posterity. Wayfaren provides you a medium to do that with this lightweight, minimalistic travel journal. With only 28 lined pages of premium journal paper, some heavier writers might find it a bit lacking, but for the people looking to jot down a couple of words a day, it's a pretty sweet package with its sleek design and compact size.
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36. 3D Contoured Sleep Mask 2 Pack
The special feature of this sleep mask is its contoured design, which gives it optimal light-blocking capability while at the same time preventing it from coming into contact with your face, which is great if you have sensitive skin or like to sleep with makeup on. It easily fits any face type thanks to the large buffer space between the mask and the skin, and the straps used to fasten it are tangle-free, even for hair.
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37. Med Manager by Case-It
Going abroad when you’re on a strict medicine regime that involves a variety of medicines can be pretty tricky, particularly on the organization side of things. Case-It’s Med Manager takes care of that, with its elastic holder loops that hold on to pill bottles of just about any size, as well as an interior pouch that holds other medicines and medicinal paraphernalia. Included with the product is a 7-day pill organizer. You can also add a luggage lock for the Med Manager for some added security, thanks to its double zipper design.
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38. Pursonic S1 Portable UV Toothbrush Sanitizer
Even if you keep your toothbrush all prim and proper, there's no guarantee that microbes won't multiply all over the very thing you use on your pearly whites every day. Enter the Pursonice S1 Portable UV Toothbrush Sanitizer. Pop the included toothbrush in the case, and it'll immerse it in a UV bath to kill any uninvited guests that have made camp on your trusty old toothbrush.
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39. Long Distance Friendship Lamp
This nifty pair of gadgets let your loved one abroad know that you're thinking of them. Once connected to Wi-Fi, touch the lamp and the color shifts from color to color. You can also set the lamps to show a preferred hue that'll catch your loved one's eye immediately, and vice versa — definitely a brilliant way to light up the night of someone you love who is abroad.
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40. PVC Passport Case
Protect your passport in style with these minimalist PVC passport cases. With their simple-but-sweet illustrations and attractive hues, these passport cases make for fantastic additions to someone’s travel items. There are several designs and colors to choose from to further personalize the product.
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41. Lewis N. Clark Wrinkle Wiz
Ironing can be a hassle even if you’re somewhat settled into your new abode somewhere abroad. Luckily such magical items as the Lewis N. Clark Wrinkle Wiz were invented to make managing garments while abroad a little easier. It eliminates creases and clings, effectively rendering the need for a bulky iron and ironing board moot. To top it off, it also imparts a pleasant scent to clothing that can combat even the worst smells.
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42. Dot&Dot Packing Folder for Travel
15 inch Garment Sleeves – For when even packing cubes seem too bulky for storing clothing, packing folders provide a much slimmer solution. Any clothing enclosed within the bounds of this smart envelope from Dot&Dot will come out looking perfectly pressed as if it were ironed not 10 minutes ago. The fact that it's a folder instead of a bulky container also guarantees that the clothes put in it won't end up a crumpled mess after a shove here and a jostle there. Each folder can pack up to 10 articles of clothing and even comes with a folding board for easy storage prep.
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43. Wowlife Portable Multi-Functional Travel Organizer
This adorable little travel organizer is primarily designed to keep women’s undergarments well-organized, but as the “multi-functional” in the name suggests, it can be used to store just about anything else too. The main pocket can be used to neatly arrange multiple objects of similar size to women’s bras, and the elastic pockets meant for panties can also hold on to larger objects such as cans or canisters.
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44. Long Distance Heartbeat Speaker
The Long-Distance Heartbeat Speaker was conceived for those whose lovers had gone abroad and left them without the comforting sound of their heartbeat to fall asleep to. Connect the heart-shaped speakers to the companion app and place them underneath the pillows to simulate lying on your loved one's chest. Then, the included rechargeable wristbands will detect your heartbeat to be sent over to your partner's speaker. Pretty simple concept, but makes a world of difference, even if you’re half a world apart.
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45. Travel Scarf With Hidden Pocket
Got a scarf-loving friend who incidentally has a fondness for hidden pockets? Gift them this travel infinity scarf equipped with a hidden zipper pocket, to keep all of their small but frequently needed items, such as passports and tickets, close at hand at all times. It’s doubly useful if the person in question doesn’t like to wear clothing that has pockets too much. This is the perfect gift for a scarf-loving someone who is going abroad who happened to dream of being a secretive super-spy as a kid.
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46. Travelpro Platinum Elite 25” Expandable Spinner Suiter Suitcase
Seal away your collection of packing cubes, packing folders, and other special space-saving containers in this neat, expandable package. With generous storage space that expands if it still turns out to be insufficient, the Platinum Elite is incredibly easy to organize your stuff in, and the wheels roll like something out of a dream as well. It truly eliminates much of the tedium of stuffing things into your suitcase and pulling it around everywhere.
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47. Logitech C922x Pro Stream Webcam
When Skyping with a loved one who has gone abroad, you want to get the best resolution possible. No one likes having a heartfelt catching-up with fuzzy resolution. With the Logitech C922, you can exchange your “I miss you” ‘s and other sweet nothings while viewing your partner’s reaction with unparalleled fidelity. With its automatic light correction, even dark settings can appear decently lit.
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48. High Sierra Ultimate Access 2.0 Carry-on Wheeled Backpack
There are times when you want to lug your stuff around on a backpack, and there are times when pulling it all behind you seems ideal. For those who experience that sort of duality every time they go abroad, wheeled backpacks like the High Sierra Ultimate Access 2.0 will make for the perfect carryon. The 2.0 includes a removable daypack for when you need to carry a smaller selection of items.
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49. Lovebox Spinning Heart Messenger
Sometimes a vibration and a sharp ring aren't romantic enough to let your significant other who's abroad know that you're trying to get a message out to them. The Lovebox gives an added measure of pizzazz to every message alert, with its adorable spinning pixelated heart ornament. Send a message through the companion app, and your significant other will immediately notice the spinning heart gyrating happily on his or her desk. Whatever was sent will show up on a mirrored screen inside the box. Once the message is received, the recipient can respond by spinning the heart themselves to shower the sender's phone screen with digital hearts.
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50. “Enjoy the Journey” Inspirational Bracelet
Whether you’re going abroad for business or pleasure, it’s certainly a journey you’re undertaking, and the best thing you can do in any such situation is to enjoy the ride. Remind a loved one who’s going overseas to do just that with this inspirational bracelet. More than a charming ornament, it reminds the recipient that wherever they may find themselves, there’s someone back home who’s thinking of them and hoping that they’re doing well, wherever they are.
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51. Eagle Creek Pack-It Specter Starter Set
When it comes to space-saving, you can’t go wrong with a set of trusty packing cubes to keep things together that would otherwise be loosely packed inside your luggage. Keep everything from tools, medication, clothing, electronics and other miscellaneous items neatly packed where they won’t find themselves jumbled in with items that they shouldn’t be jumbled in with. There are few better ways to optimize space efficiency.
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52. The Trtl Pillow
The Trtl Pillow was designed to enamor the savviest space-scrimping travelers out there with its light weight and incredible portability. On the exterior, it looks like just about any old pillow, but check closer, and you'll notice its innovative internal framework that properly cradles any sleepy head that might need its services, even if that person finds himself falling asleep in an uncomfortable middle seat. It’s also designed so that you can attach it to luggage handles, meaning you don’t have to bother stuffing it in an already stuffed luggage bag!
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53. Wandf Foldable Travel Duffel Bag
There are times when you need to whip up a container for some stuff in a hot jiffy, and the Wandf was designed exactly for that purpose. Unbelievably lightweight at 9.8 ounces, and foldable to an incredibly small size, fully deployed it’s 20 inches wide and can take on up to 40 liters of stuff. Immensely versatile, the Wandf can function as a grocery bag, beach bag, or whatever else you need it to.
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54. Smart Pack Travel Set
More packing cubes, because you certainly can’t have enough of them as someone who plans on going abroad with finite storage space. From documents to clothing to gadgets and gizmos, these expandable packing cubes keep everything organized in your luggage, eliminating all the mess that's made during travel when luggage has inevitably handled a tad too roughly.
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55. KOVERED Unisex Waterproof Leather Backpack
Reclaimed leather and canvas have never looked so stylish or been so sturdy. Everyone needs a decent day pack, but the KOVERED backpack takes it a step further by just looking so fashionable. The KOVERED leather backpack lets you keep your personal effects handy while out and about, in style.
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56. GE SH50246 Personal Security Door Stop Alarm
The GE Security Door Stop was fashioned with a traveler’s peace of mind in – well, mind. In places where home safety is not a guarantee, the GE Security Door Stop employs a single nine-volt battery to help travelers sleep easier wherever they may find themselves resting their weary heads. This nifty device gives your door has an added layer of security against anyone who might try to break in by being both an effective doorstop and an incredibly loud alarm that’ll wake anyone in the vicinity if someone tries to break in.
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57. BaByliss Pro BABNT053T Nano Titanium Travel Dryer
For women who are in constant need of a good hairdryer, the BaByliss Pro will soon become your best friend. With all the power of the average hairdryer and more, the BaByliss Pro delivers top hair drying performance while at the same time being incredibly compact thanks to its lightweight and foldable design.
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58. Vlando Small Faux Leather Travel Jewelry Box
Travel jewelry needn’t be packed in zip-lock bags to be preserved for long journeys. The Vlando Faux Leather Jewelry Box safekeeps all you’d ever need for a jewelry-bedecked night out. Everything from rings and earrings to necklaces and bracelets are kept safe in this compact yet sturdy and secure jewelry box.
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59. Pocket Blanket
For almost every setting, a blanket makes a world of difference for the sleeping experience. But sometimes, you may be put in a position where a blanket isn’t readily on hand, and preparing for that eventuality means packing a blanket – that’s another large object into your luggage. Luckily, the Pocket Blanket exists. It quite literally fits in your pocket, and though it’s small, folded out it’s big enough to cover two people. The Pocket Blanket helps you prepare for the worst sleeping conditions and doesn't take a toll on your luggage space while doing so.
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60. 40 Winks Travel Pillow
Scarf-pillow hybrids are all the rage among travelers these days, and the 40 Winks Travel Pillow brings a novel spin on the concept. Though it uses a pretty mundane pillow deployment system (you simply put the included pillow into a zippered pocket in the scarf), it’s got a special feature: It incorporates the scarf into the whole comfort mechanism, letting you loll your head on the pillow with the scarf tied around something, like an airplane seat’s headrest. The pillow comes in a drawstring bag for safekeeping and is completely hypoallergenic.
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61. Tile Mate: Anything Finder
Losing things are enough of a fussy business on your home turf; imagine if it were to happen to you abroad! Enter the Tile Mate; attach the tile onto your preferred item with your method of choice (be it tying, tucking, or stapling, whatever you please), and if that item ever happens to be misplaced, the tile will show up on the smartphone tracking app. The app can make the tile ring, too, for when you're red hot on the trail but still can't seem to pinpoint the exact location.
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62. Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones
The same premium quality Bose is known for, now improved with wireless capabilities and Google/Alexa compatibility, as well as a bunch of other modern features. The QuietComfort 35 II boasts two noise-rejecting microphones, as well as three tiers of noise cancellation, allowing you to tailor how much of the environment you want to be able to hear. What’s more is it’s able to read texts, schedules, and Google search results to you, and is capable of taking search queries, as well as queue up music through taking voice commands. It also comes with an aux cord for when the Bluetooth battery dies.
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63. Airbnb Gift Card
Know someone who never stays in one place too long while abroad? An Airbnb e-gift card ought to suit them nicely as a gift. It's delivered through email too, eliminating the wait times of snail mail that the transient sojourner seldom has the luxury of time for. Honored in hotels in over 180 countries, these gift cards should set them up for a couple of days of a hotel experience like no other.
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64. Do Something Dice
Chances are it can get pretty boring overseas when you’ve got a lot of free time on your hands and no idea on what to spend it on. For seasoned travellers, that’s no big issue, but for those who have only started to dip their toes into romping around abroad or who are mostly there for work rather than pleasure, finding ways to spend free time might be a bit of a doozy. Don’t let that free time go to waste by letting fate decide your next exciting encounter! The Do Something Dice has a whole bunch of activities suggested through simple pictographs, leaving the interpretation to the user, which ought to lead to some pretty interesting scenarios!
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65. Funny Sleep Mask
Things are never too bleak to give the guy next to you a good laugh, and this funny sleep mask lets you do it in your sleep. With three different color options (brown, black, and blonde), this mask will match the hair color of most people (sorry redheads), and the elastic band can stretch to fit most head sizes. With this baby, you can catch some Z’s and elicit a chuckle from your seatmates on the plane while you do it.
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66. LOCTOTE Flak Sack - The Original Theft-Resistant Drawstring Backpack
Drawstring bags are one of the simplest-yet-sweet daypack solutions, but they’re also notoriously easy to break into and steal from. No more, with the LOCTOTE Flak Sack. It’s waterproof, slash-proof, and locks at the mouth of the bag. Works well for storing odds and ends like towels and extra shirts, as well as valuables like electronics and wallets while you’re out frolicking somewhere neither would be feasible to bring.
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67. Platypus SoftBottles with Push-Pull Cap
For those who think that collapsible bottles are a bit too zany and want to go with the traditional space-saving solution, Platypus's SoftBottle is a pretty solid choice. Unlike a collapsible that folds down into a disk, this one crumples into just about any shape to fit in any container, be it a pocket or a hand. Its design also makes it incredibly lightweight, coming in at 34 grams (1.2 ounces), it's got 80% less weight than hard water bottles. This particular bottle has a capacity of 1 liter (34 fluid ounces).
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68. Ethique Eco-Friendly Solid Shampoo Bar
Liquid soap and shampoo can create an unnecessary amount of mess in the case of sudden spills in your luggage. Plus, being liquid, they consume quite a bit of space. The Ethique Solid Shampoo Bar is utterly mess-free and is the equivalent of 3 bottles of shampoo. What's more, is that it's incredibly friendly towards dry and damaged hair.
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69. 5-in-1 Tool Pen
Space-saving is the lifeblood of packing just about anything, not just luggage, and products such as the 5-in-1 Tool Pen exemplify the consensus about that. Aside from a pen, it’s also a ruler, screwdriver, smartphone touch stylus, and even a bubble level. For those friends and loved ones who go abroad and make use of any three of these tools frequently, this would make a most appreciated gift.
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70. Personalized Leather Passport Cover
The main feature of this personalized leather passport cover is a personal monogram stamped on its distressed leather surface. There’s also the option to choose text or a logo to emblazon on the cover. The leather is top-grain, meaning it’s incredibly durable and weathering-resistant. The custom design imparts some personal meaning to this piece, making it a brilliant sentimental gift for someone who is going abroad.
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71. Piatnik Air Travel Playing Cards
Someone who knows at least one card game couldn't be hurt by packing one deck of cards as an alternative, traditional method of entertainment. What's more, is that playing cards with strangers is a great way to break the monotony of travel and make some new friends. These travel-themed playing cards slap a thematic aesthetic to playing cards with fellow travelers at the airport or at a hostel or wherever else you might be staying.
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72. O'Douds - Natural Solid Cologne
Another to add to your repertoire of solid consumables, O’Douds natural solid cologne provides all of the fragrant goodness of traditional men’s cologne without the inconvenience of carrying it around in liquid form. What's more, is that it lets you dodge the liquid carry-on limit at airports. As a cologne, O’Douds’ scents certainly stand up on their own, leaving its users smelling like an upstanding man should for a full day.
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73. Mpow Selfie Stick
Sometimes you encounter a situation that warrants you to take a selfie. To that end, employing a trusty selfie stick to take it away during once-in-a-lifetime photo ops is imperative to make the most of such a situation. This particular number from Mpow has a 270 degree adjustable head and is extendable to 31.5 inches, allowing for a wide range of picture-taking configurations. There’s an included Bluetooth remote as well, so you don’t have to fiddle with the selfie stick controls. It’s also amazingly portable, coming in at only 7.1 inches retracted.
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74. The Adjustable Bag
Ever wish you could have a different-sized bag for different occasions? Well, look no further than the aptly named Adjustable Bag, delivering the versatility to travelers abroad who need it the most. With three different sizes and 10 different configurations, it can become whatever bag you want it to be, be it a gym bag, duffel bag, or backpack.
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75. Cityscape Poster
This quaintly designed poster depicts a minimalistic cityscape, to remind the viewer of what it’s like in their favorite city in the world, be it their hometown or just their hometown-at-heart. Though lacking in complexity and details, these posters more than make up for it in their whimsical personality.
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76. Origami Unicorn Travel Undergarment Organizer
Repacking all of your items into your luggage when it's time to leave wherever you stayed at can inevitably lead to messes and loose items being scattered throughout the suitcase, particularly with small items like chargers and those of the sort. The Origami Unicorn TUO provides you with a medley of pockets to put all of these items in, effectively removing the possibility that all of the small parts of your luggage will get jumbled around in the bag even after you spent so much time tucking them in neatly. As a bonus, it also comes packaged with a drawstring laundry bag, with a divider too!
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77. SimpacX Fabric Passport Holder
No matter how high-quality the leather you put into making a passport holder, it’ll end up showing signs of wear and tear eventually. Nobody likes seeing their passport holder all beat up, so a specialized passport holder is what’s needed to keep the whole package looking sleek. The SimpacX Passport Holder is made out of lightweight but unbelievably durable fabric and gives all of the protection a traditional leather passport holder offers, with so much more longevity and portability.
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78. Everlasting Comfort Airplane Travel Kit
Many people tend to get restless on the plane and struggle to find sleep, especially when they're not used to flying and the plane encounters frequent turbulence. With a 100% memory foam neck pillow, comfortable ear plugs, eye mask, and cell phone pocket that protects your phone from getting damaged when listening while sleeping, it is the definitive set of airplane sleeping gear.
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79. Neighborwoods Map Coasters
Another item to help new arrivals to a foreign locale familiarize themselves with the lay of the land; the Neighborwoods Map Coasters faithfully recreates the street plan of the whatever neighborhood you might find yourself cast into. Every time you set down a drink, this coaster will give you another little lesson on the twists and turns of the area surrounding, helped along by its charming rustic art style.
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80. Personalized Beach Towel
Going abroad is another opportunity to get introduced to fantastic beaches around the world. Even if you go abroad to study or work, there's no reason not to enjoy everything that a beach setting brings, and for that, having a classic beach towel is a requirement. This personalized monogram beach towel is a no-nonsense little number emblazoned with the foremost letter of the recipient's preferred moniker. With 100% Turkish Cotton materials, this is truly a premium-quality beach towel worthy of bearing someone's monogram.
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81. Vumos Umbrella
No traveler deserves to get stuck out in the rain with an umbrella that’s gone leaky from frequent use. The Vumos Umbrella ensures that you never have to go through that experience. More than your standard automatic umbrella, the Vumos boasts fiberglass ribs, guaranteeing that it won’t end up upturned even when being whipped by the strongest winds. The canopy itself is made out of Pongee fabric, specially designed to repel water; meaning that this umbrella instantly dries with a single shake, enabling you to put it back into the sturdy case that’s included with your purchase.
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82. Hydro Flask 32 oz
A good thermos is a difference between cold and warm, steamy-hot and lukewarm. When out abroad doing stressful work or simply going through the motions of being a vagabond, a hot drink on a cold day and vice versa can give you just the perk-up you need to keep you going. The Hydro Flask delivers that with the utmost quality, with its double wall vacuum insulation, keeping drinks at your desired temperature for far longer than ordinary thermoses.
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83. Flight 001 4-in-1 Adapter
One of the most pressing matters when coming to another country is ensuring that your chargers and other electronics are compatible with the electrical outlets in that country. The Flight 001 adapter eliminates all the muss and fuss by being compatible with outlets from over 150 countries. It even ships with a color-coded world map to tell users how to orient the adapter pieces to let them tap into the local power grid.
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84. Women’s Organizing Travel Bags
Even if you're not the type to meticulously organize each item you use while abroad, right down to the refuse, it always helps to retain some semblance of organization. These Women’s travel bags let you keep in order everything you’ve brought along for your journey, including clothes, shoes, cosmetics, electronics, and laundry. They’re all prettily marked with appropriate portraits designating which items belong where, and so no longer will such accidents as clean clothes with laundry happen so easily.
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85. Men’s Organizing Travel 4-Pack
The male equivalent for the above product, these travel bags will help keep all of your manly travel gear well-organized and in their proper place. Every piece of clothing, every gadget, and personal stuff is kept fully compartmentalized and well-protected from getting mixed in where they shouldn't be, thanks to this 4-pack travel bag set.
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86. WOpet 7L Automatic Pet Feeder Food Dispenser
Going abroad usually means saying goodbye to your pet, and for someone who lives alone, that can be quite the pickle, especially if there's no one nearby to play pet-sitter for extended periods. Pet-sitting services can fetch a pretty high price for prolonged periods, too. The WOpet comes in with a solution for that conundrum, allowing you to program automatic meals for your pet, with serving sizes of up to 4.5 cups for 4 meals a day. For an added measure of automated pet love, you can even record a voice clip to play back to your pet to announce that supper’s ready and that he’s been such a good boy today (hopefully).
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87. Tangle Teezer
For some luggage configurations, even something as small as a standard hairbrush is too bulky to be packed in with the rest of the stuff, and there’s the added annoyance of having the handle break during transit. Fits in the palm of your hand, the Tangle Teezer eliminates both the handle and the unnecessary bulk of a hairbrush. Its teeth are amazing at detangling hair, effective for both wet and dry hair, giving a gentle brush and leaves your hair feeling as soft as if you had been brushing extensively with a regular hairbrush.
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88. Burt's Bees Tips and Toes Kit Holiday Gift Set
Travel makes dry skin even drier than normal, and being in an unfamiliar clime that your body isn’t used to can aggravate that effect. Burt’s Bees Tips and Toes delivers the definitive solution to dehydrated skin, with its all-natural ingredients that are gentle on the skin and have virtually no possibility of ill effects. It’s got everything from hand repair to foot cream to lip moisturizer and does not skimp on the body lotion and deep-cleanse face cream either.
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89. NanoDry Towel
There’s always the possibility of getting wet wherever you are, but it’s doubly a hassle when you’re abroad in an unfamiliar place where it’s a lot less comfortable to catch a cold. A good towel should be a chief constituent of anyone’s hygiene gear, but towels tend to be big and bulky, and the small ones get soaked too quickly. Hence the NanoDry was born. With nanofiber technology, it's several times as absorbent as microfiber for a fraction of the weight, able to absorb 2.3 times its weight in H2O.

What's more is that it's fully covered in an anti-microbial coating to ensure that it remains sterile whatever it may absorb, and comes with a carabineer clip to hang off of your bag or what have you to let it dry.
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90. Personalized Leather Bag Tag
A bag tag is a surefire way to add some personal flair to your luggage while simultaneously letting it stand out from the sea of highly similar-looking suitcases at the airport. This leather bag tag can have written on it just about anything that would fit, from contact info to personal mottos for that extra personal touch. The custom text can be written in seven different typefaces, or you can go the extra mile and send over your handwriting for the makers to imitate, further adding to the personalization of the gift.
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91. GoToobs
These cool reusable bottles eliminate the added annoyance of managing bottles of lotion and shampoo, especially since they’re another thing you need to dispose of once they’ve run dry. GoToobs are easy to clean and refill thanks to their wide openings, and the liquid loaded inside flows out incredibly smoothly as well. Perfect for people who move about a lot while abroad.
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92. Sony SRSX11 Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker
By any road, there always comes a time when you want to bust out a Bluetooth speaker and enjoy your tunes or whatever auditory content have you blasted throughout the room. The Sony SRSX11 provides just that type of service in spades, whatever use you had in mind for it. Listening to hot new tracks and watching movies on a laptop with friends has never been so high quality. The incredible compactness and power efficiency (12 hours battery life) is only the icing to this premium Bluetooth speaker.
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93. How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip
Seasoned travel packer Hitha Palepu, of the hit travel blog "Hitha on the Go” teams up with other packing gurus to teach the less enlightened of us how to properly put the things in the bags without ending up in tears. All manner of packing advice, from techniques to compress items to increase space (without breaking them of course) to decide whether or not you need to bring a certain item, can be found within this comprehensive book of accumulated packing wisdom.
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94. DIY Smartphone Projector
Never know when you might need to pull off a surprise slideshow presentation. The DIY Smartphone Projector projects anything coming off of your screen with all of the fidelity of a conventional projector, using only the power of cardboard. Meeting gone awry due to a faulty projector? Whip this out of your briefcase and keep the show going. Feel like showing family pictures and scenes from back home to work friends? The DIY Smartphone Projector has got you covered.
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95. Greek Leather Sandals
For those going to visit Greece, the Middle East, or anywhere with a similar climate, these jewel-bedecked sandals hewn of authentic Greek leather should make them fit in nicely. These hand-crafted sandals are fashioned in the traditional Greek style of Arab-Mediterranean aesthetic, so you’ll be wearing a piece of history passed down through the ages as you stomp around on the beach with these babies on!
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96. Leatherman Wave Multitool
Having a set of miniature tools at your disposal can be immensely useful in any situation, and that’s the idea that went behind the invention of the multitool. This particular iteration, the Leatherman Wave, is equipped with 17 common tools, like a screwdriver, scissors, bottle opener, and knives. Aside from being nifty, the tools included in this multitool are sturdy as well.
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97. This is Ground Cord Organizer Taco
Charger cables tend to have a will of their own, and that will is usually to get themselves entangled despite their owners’ best efforts. Special pockets and compartments or no, short of tying cables up, they’re bound to get jumbled. That’s why clips are incredibly useful for a quick and easy way to keep that from happening, and the This is Ground Cord Organizer Tacos give people a quaint way to do that. Clip the wires into the tacos, and never have to worry about them getting tangled up again.
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