Whether you’re a traveler making your own Christmas gift ideas list or a you’re shopping for a present for someone else who loves to travel, we’ve got you covered. Here are our top 10 Christmas gift ideas for the traveler who’s not currently traveling.
10 Christmas Gift Ideas for the Traveler
It’s not something you’d bring with you on a long trip, but the Contigo stainless steel travel mug is great to throw in your bag to transport your coffee to work or school.
If you read our blog regularly, you know how much we love our stainless steel, BPA-free water bottles. They’re great to use while traveling or at home. Our favorite is the Klean Kanteen, but check out our Stainless Steel Water Bottle Smackdown to see how others stack up.
I love this book. With its amazing pictures of every country in the world, The Travel Book will make any lifelong travel want to hit the road again.
Any green traveler who’s on a temporary break will appreciate an under-the-sink kitchen compost bin. They reduce waste and it means you have to take out the trash less often. (And no, they don’t smell.)
For the traveler who likes to cook, a molcajete is an excellent gift. The guacamole you can make with a molcajete is amazing.
Do you know a traveler who’s about to take off on a long trip? Get him or her one of Mountainsmith’s recycled backpacks and he/she will be forever grateful. Not only are these backpacks recycled, they’re comfortable and attractive. Check out our reviews of the Lily recycled backpack and Ivy recycled backpack.
9. Gelato Maker
Does anyone really need a gelato maker? Technically, no, but having one is life changing — especially if you’ve experienced authentic Italian or Argentinian gelato. This machine will make you want to go back.
Want More Green Gift Ideas?
For more great gift ideas for the avid traveler, check out:
- Our Green Travel Gear page
- Amazon Green
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Oftentimes a great gift is something you love yourself. Would it be appropriate for the traveler in your life too? Hopefully you can add some of these gift ideas to your list of great Christmas gift ideas, especially in an age and time when so many people have everything already.