By Brenda Doyle
Wondering what to get your favorite traveler this holiday season? You could always buy a waterproof toiletries bag or universal charger. But for a more personal choice, look no further than our selection of 20 travel gifts grouped by interest.
New Family Traditions
Share you great-grandmother’s holiday cookie recipe or another family favorite.
Personalized Phone Case
Turn your traveler’s favorite vacation photo into a personalized phone case.
Foreign Language Classes
Give the gift of self-expression with language-learning software.
$159 for 6-Month Subscription
Digital Luggage Scale
This compact and portable scale weighs luggage up to 100 pounds.
Aquiesse Travel Tin Candle
Candles make any place feel more homelike.
Libre Tea Infuser
A stainless steel filter makes this glass tumbler perfect for tea lovers on the go.
Melissa & Doug Flip to Win Memory Game
This durable game board is great on the road and in your vacation condo.
Disney Story Central
This app comes with four free e-books starring everyone’s favorite Disney characters.
In-App Purchases Available
Send Me On Vacation gives breast cancer survivors and their families much needed rest and relaxation.
Globe In Subscription Box
Every Shipment features themed products made by artisans around the world.
This kit is indispensable for anyone who likes to book in their vacation condo.
Milkshakes are a snap thanks to the powerful blade.
JBL Clip Portable Bluetooth Speaker
This pocket-sized speaker delivers powerful sound and five hours of battery life.
Give twice the gear with this all-in-one GoPro selfie stick and floatation device.
The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
Author Rinker Buck recounts his modern-day journey in a mule-drawn covered wagon.
How Not to Travel the World: Adventures of a Disaster-Prone Backpacker
Author Lauren Juliff shares about her backpacking mishaps in Southeast Asia.
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Briggs & Riley BRX Luggage
Durable Funcationality makes this near weightless luggage set our top choice.
About the Author
Brenda Doyle is the director of weddings and events at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort & Hotel. She previously coordinated special events at Carlsbad Seapointe Resort. When Brenda is not planning weddings for owners and guests, she enjoys teaching barre classes.