Unusual Travel Gift Ideas
Gift Ideas for Travellers and Christmas Time
Looking for travel gift ideas? While there are some pretty obvious choices, such
as travel bags, there are many other options available. Here are a few
gift ideas that will make a great Christmas presents, or just good old
Whether for work or fun, people that travel a lot are easy to buy for. There are
simply a ton of gadgets and travel accessories that can be useful when travelling or holidaying. Perhaps just use these gadgets to satisfy
your need for travel gift ideas, or Christmas presents ideas.
numerous travel accessories that can be purchased as travel gifts, especially if you
choose rightly. (Image by
Okay, here's a nasty little secret about traveling. Hotels don't always wash
sheets and definitely don't wash comforters. Yes, it creeps me out to think about it as well. Dreamsacks are
designed to keep the creepy crawly bacteria, funguses and bugs off of you. Dreamsacks are essentially sleeping bags
made from sheets, to wit, they are thin. Most even come with a built in pillow because if the sheets are sketchy,
one doesn't really want to even contemplate the pillows. Dreamsacks will set you back between $40 and
Not all travel gifts have to be practical. they can be also novel and
Relief bands are the latest, greatest way to stop motion sickness. If you've ever
flown on Air Turbulence Airlines, you'll know the immediate benefit of these bands. Worn like a watch, relief bands
send a small electronic shock into the bottom of your wrist which counters the nausea impulse to your
No, it doesn't hurt and it is a lot better than getting intimate with those
popcorn bags in airline seat backs. Expect to pay between $60 and a couple hundred bucks depending on how
fashionable you want to look while bouncing around in your seat. Good for boats and cars as well, if you suffer
from sea sickness.
Perhaps one of the greatest travel accessories ever made. For any traveler, bars
of soap are a disaster. They never stay in their cases or wrapping resulting in soap suds and gunk everywhere.
Japanese paper soap solves this problem nicely. The paper is, well, paper, but has built in soap. You simply get
your hands wet and rub a piece of the paper between them. Instant suds! When done, toss the paper out. Pretty cool,
eh? This incredible invention will set you back a whopping $10 for 50 sheets. Heck, I use them at home.
A little self-promotion here. Nomad Travel Journals are compact writing journals
that let travelers keep notes about their trips. Really great for creating a record of who was on the trip, things
seen, people met, contact information such as email address, phone numbers and so on. As the years pass, you can
read back through your travel journal to relive trips and laugh yourself silly over funny events you might
otherwise forget. A tremendous gift for student travelers and backpackers. You can click the link at the bottom of
this article to see the travel journals which cost $25 with case.
Shopping for the holidays can be stressful. If you're buying for a traveler, any
of the above travel gift ideas will be a hit.