Best Travel Gifts

Holiday 2020 | 5 min read

If you’re searching for the best travel gifts this holiday, get your favorite globetrotter something they’ll actually use! Here are popular travel gifts that anyone is sure to love:

1. Travel Backpack

A travel backpack is a great gift for any kind of traveler. This essential carry-on offers hands-free mobility throughout airports, train stations, and public spaces. Backpacks are ideal for travelers that make every effort to maximize their carry-on or personal item storage. From domestic trips to international travel, a travel backpack provides the efficient and effortless organization that frequent travelers love.

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Backpack in Grey Pebbled

For the wanderlust lover that demands functionality and style, the Signature 2.0 Backpack checks off many requirements. This laptop backpack for men and women is crafted with premium, microsuede vegan leather and high-quality zippers. Known for its durability, water-resistance, and low maintenance qualities, this Signature 2.0 Backpack is ideal for frequent travelers! This laptop travel backpack also features padded, ergonomic straps and back panel to provide the most comfortable carry. These are crucial features for anyone that totes their backpack along all day, and need extra back and lumbar support. 

The main compartment features a practical, dual-zip, clamshell opening that makes packing and unpacking, a breeze. Inside, there is a padded, laptop sleeve that fits up to a 16” MacBook Pro. For those that work while traveling or like to bring along their tech, this feature is a must-have. 

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[Featured: Signature 2.0 Backpack in Track Stone]

The Signature 2.0 Backpack showcases a minimal silhouette with an elevated aesthetic. However, this doesn’t mean the exterior isn’t loaded with functional features too! This travel laptop backpack also features: a front exterior zip pocket, two easy-access side pockets, and a bottom zip compartment. The front and side pockets are perfect for storing: tickets, identification, cell phones, and any other gear that needs to be ready, at-hand. The bottom compartment is ideal for stashing an extra pair of shoes or a reusable water bottle. There’s also a padded trolley sleeve on the back of the backpack, which is designed to slide over the handles of a rolling luggage. Travelers can rest assured that their backpack will stay securely fastened throughout busy, public spaces.

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Backpack in  Black Pebbled] 

The Signature 2.0 Backpack for travel is sure to impress your frequent flyer with its convenient and compact design. This overall fan-favorite will ensure a reliable carry for countless adventures to come.

2. Men’s and Women’s Luggage

Perhaps your traveler needs a convenient luggage piece that gives their back and shoulders a break! Rolling luggages not only provide ample storage space but an effortless way to wheel around items needed for a getaway. 

Make your loved one feel first-class with a luxurious rolling luggage like this Signature 2.0 Luggage. It’s crafted from premium, microsuede synthetic leather and high-quality metal accents for a design that is as elegant as it is durable. This luggage features 360-degree wheels for easy portability, and an additional front-zip pocket for maximum organization. Within this front pocket, there is a padded laptop sleeve and multiple accessories pockets to properly organize essentials and valuables.

[Featured: Signature Luggage in Black Pebbled/Croc + Signature 2.0 Boston in Black Tech] 

This lightweight rolling luggage comes in a compact silhouette that is carry-on approved by all domestic and international airlines. No matter where your traveler is off to next, they will definitely arrive in style. 

3. Women’s Tote Bags

With a travel tote, your traveler will not only have the best-looking carryon, but a new, favorite everyday bag too! Luggage tote bags offer a versatile, functional style that store all travel essentials in the most stylish way. For those fashionable travelers that prefer to wear tote bags, find them a carry on travel tote that they’ll want to sport on every vacation.

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Laptop Tote in Rose Gold + Signature 2.0 Luggage in Rose Gold]

This Signature 2.0 Laptop Tote is the perfect travel tote that accommodates laptops and other devices that come in handy during travel. It features a padded laptop sleeve that safely stores a laptop, tablet, portable game consoles, or any other valuable electronics. This laptop tote is also equipped with plenty of interior storage like nylon slip pockets and velour-lined zippered pockets so your traveler never has to worry about staying organized. With these functional pockets, small items like jewelry, watches, and wallets, are safe and secure. 

For added organization, pair a  laptop travel tote with a toiletry bag, cosmetics pouch, or wallet.

[Featured: Laptop Travel Tote | Similar Styles: Signature 2.0 Laptop + Baseline Tennis Tote

4. Garment Duffel Bag

For anyone that often travels with suits, dresses, coats, or expensive clothing, a garment duffle bag is the perfect travel gift. This style offers an easy and efficient way to transport attire, and is highly recommended for those that travel for work or attend formal events. When unzipped, it lays flat like a traditional garment bag--when fully zipped, a duffel bag is created!

Your traveler is sure to love the premium feel of the Signature 2.0 Garment Duffel from VESSEL. It’s crafted with durable vegan leather that comes in 5 unique colorway and texture combinations. The interior is lined with a silky, branded nylon to add a touch of luxury that also protects valuable items. This premium garment bag provides a wrinkle-free solution that comfortably fits up to three items in the garment compartment and features a hanger hook that secures clothing in place. Other interior organization includes: three multiple zipper pockets for small items and two elastic pockets that are ideal for shoe storage. When the duffel is formed, travelers can easily stack additional apparel, shoes, toiletry bags, and more.

With the trolley sleeve and detachable shoulder strap, your traveler has multiple carrying options to choose from. They can carry this 2-in-1 bag by hand, shoulder, or wheel it around on their favorite rolling luggage. [Find all colors and texture options here

5. Duffel Bag

A classic luggage piece that will never go out of style, is a carry on duffle bag. Duffel bags are spacious, easy-to-pack, and perfect for weekend getaways. Their flexible silhouettes easily fit in overhead bins and alleviate the stress of having to check in a bag. 

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Duffel

The Signature 2.0 Boston SE provides a flawless overnight, weekend or long-trip travel experience. This carry on duffel is elegantly crafted with beautiful vegan leather that withstands weather, abrasions, and is extremely easy-to-clean. It also features waterproof zippers to ensure that all contents are protected against the elements. 

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Boston SE in Black Pebbled]

The Signature 2.0 Boston SE features a large, main compartment that holds ample amounts of clothing and gear. Your traveler will appreciate the thoughtfully-designed, 300-degree bottom zip compartment that is ideal for storing shoes, toiletries, or any other essentials. This makes it very simple to separate clean clothes and dirty shoes, or prevent stains from any toiletry items. This duffel style is highly-recommended to those that love to compartmentalize their gear and make sure that every item has a designated place. 

The exterior showcases a front zip pocket that provides easy access to a wallet, passport, or tickets. This carry on duffle bag alleviates the stress of shuffling through the bag to find the important items that need to be ready-at-hand! There are also 2 expandable, magnetic side pockets that are perfect for stashing a reusable water bottle, chargers, hand sanitizer, or disinfectant wipes. The Signature 2.0 Boston SE has internal features which include: two slip pockets, a velour-lined valuables pocket, and a key clip, so your traveler can enjoy effortless organization. 

The Signature 2.0 Boston SE offers multiple carrying options for travelers that prefer versatile styling. This duffel can be carried by hand by the two, top handles or over the shoulder with the  detachable, padded shoulder strap. Travelers can even opt to stack their duffel on top of a rolling luggage and secure it down with the dual-purpose zip pocket that doubles as a compartment or trolley sleeve. 

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Duffel in Tan]

Add a touch of personalization to this travel gift by engraving your traveler’s initials on the front nameplate!

6. Travel Organizer 

Give your favorite traveler the gift of hassle-free packing with travel bag organizers. Travel bag organizers are typically washable, mesh bags that are used to organize clothing, undergarments, and accessories in an efficient way. This maximizes the space of any rolling luggage, garment duffel, or duffle bag and allows travelers to sort items by type or pre-plan outfits!

Travel organizers help separate dirty clothes and make it easy to remember what’s wearable and what needs to be washed. Plus, travel organizers provide additional protection from spills or leaks. This is a great gift option for any kind of traveler that needs to make the most of limited packing space.

7. Toiletry Bag

A gift idea that never fails, is a new toiletry bag. This practical travel gift makes it simple and painless to pack and organize all toiletries, medications, and other hygiene essentials. 

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Toiletry in Black Pebbled/Croc] 

A great women’s or men’s toiletry bag is the Signature 2.0 Toiletry. It’s crafted with luxe, microsuede synthetic leather and waterproof zippers. This is ideal for wicking liquids or containing any accidental spills from within.The interior features: one slip pocket, three mesh pockets, two zip pockets, and a hanging hook. 

[Featured: Signature 2.0 Duffel SE in Pebbled Black + Skyline Toiletry in Black]

Another great toiletry for men and women is the Skyline toiletry. It features premium VSL Nylon that is backed with TPU to provide a water-resistant finish. This toiletry has a wire-frame, doctor’s bag-style opening that ensures the top stays open when the bag is unzipped.

These options pair beautifully with the Signature 2.0 Backpack, Luggage, Garment Duffel, and other travel gear.

8. Shoe Bag 

Shoe bags are great for travelers that need a spare pair of shoes but might not have room in their personal item or carry on. They offer a convenient way to transport and protect expensive dress shoes, tennis shoes, and more. 

This Signature 2.0 Shoe Bag is crafted with micro-suede synthetic leather and water-resistant zippers. This durable finish protects shoes from potential spills or unfavorable weather, and also allows the bag to be easily cleaned. It features two additional ventilation ports to air out dirty shoes and keep gear smelling fresh. The Signature 2.0 Shoe Bag showcases a wide opening that creates easy-access for footwear up to a size 13 Mens.

Travelers can even pair their travel shoe bag with their backpack or travel tote, or stash it in their rolling luggage. This will keep shoes, clothes, and other items sanitary and organized! 

9. Women’s and Men’s Wallet

A travel gift that is sure to get a ton of use, is a new wallet! With a high-quality bifold wallet or cardholder, your traveler has a safe and reliable way to organize their cash, cards, and ID cards. 

For a classic feel that will last a lifetime, a genuine leather wallet is highly recommended. This Leather Zippered Wallet features a beautiful, crosshatched leather with metal hardware to boast a premium feel. It features 4 card slots and a cash/coin compartment that makes it easy to organize currency and credentials.  

[Featured: Leather Clutch + Leather Essentials Pouch + Zippered Wallet]

Find more premium  wallets for men and women here.

10. Men’s and Women’s Accessories

There are so many luxe accessories under $100 that are sure to impress your favorite traveler. However, you can’t go wrong with a simple gift like a baseball cap. These are perfect for chilly airplane rides, completing an athleisure look, or touring around a new city. Not to mention, your traveler will be able to use your gift even when they’re not traveling!

The most popular hats for travelers are baseball caps with neutral color palettes.  Not only do they complement any wardrobe, but they protect the eyes and face from harmful UV rays. These men’s and women’s hats from VESSEL are high-quality options that your globetrotter is sure to love. The Classic Trucker provides a comfortable, laid-back aesthetic with a flat-brimmed, 5-panel design. It’s made from a lightweight nylon-polyester blend and features adjustable straps with a  mesh-backing to provide a breathable, flexible fit. So no matter if it’s a 2-hour or 22-hour flight, a Classic Trucker hat will deliver comfort throughout travel. 

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