If the Scratch Travel Journal is too kiddy, try the Travelary! The Travelary is a customized travel planner/diary that lists travel tips, major music/local festivals, all countries’ time zones and emergency numbers, all socket types, and more! It’s the perfect little black book for just $21.95.
8. Crumpled City Maps
There will be times when you won’t have the internet. That’s when you’ll need to rely on good ole fashioned physical maps. These crumpled maps are not only water/tear resistant but they can also be crumpled up into a ball that fits into your palm. $20
15. Touchscreen Gloves
Since it is winter, touchscreen gloves would sure come in handy for your explorer who either lives somewhere cold or is about to head to off to a winter wonderland. A variety of places carry touchscreen gloves but you can get these at Photojojo for $30.
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- The Pentagon is repealing its ban on transgender people serving openly in the U.S. military.
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