Distance makes the heart grow fonder– especially with the perfect parting gift!
Overwhelmed by the idea of choosing the perfect gift? Most people find this a daunting task, especially for the people they care about the most. After all, you’d like them to know that you really do care and are not just giving a gift because it’s expected. So what are some good travel gifts that will let them know that they’ll be missed and you’ll be thinking of them? How do you ensure that they’ll be thinking of you?
Here are some gift ideas of what to give a loved one who is about to embark on a journey of any sort. The prices vary, but it’s the thought that counts. Any gift that shows creativity and thoughtfulness by the giver is sure to be well received. What is something that your traveler could use or would enjoy but may not necessarily buy or think of themselves? Make sure it is something that will fit in their luggage!
Browse through the following ideas and decide what your special traveler would appreciate the most!
Luggage (from a toiletries bag to a large fancy suitcase) Journal Camera or Video Camera Photo Album Neck Cushion
Gift certificate or coupons to stores or restaurants they would like in the locale where they’ll be visiting Toiletries Bag– prefilled! Book related to their trip (touring book, dictionary, etc.) Clothes or gear that will be helpful on their trip, especially if they are flying to a different climate or engaging in a new activity. Entertainment for the plane (novel, crossword puzzle or Sudoku book, mix of their favorite songs, collection of their favorite snacks…) Money in the currency of where they’ll be visiting Converter/transformer for electrical appliances
Wallet sized photo of the two of you with a note on the back Individually enveloped love letters– one to read each day they’re gone. (Best if slipped into their luggage as a surprise!) Locket or engraved jewelery