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14 Indispensable Things You’ll Def Need When You Travel Home For The Holidays

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1. Download a meditation app like Headspace to ease any pre-travel nerves and stress.

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2. Noise-canceling headphones are ALWAYS worth the extra $$.

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"What crying baby?"

3. For the best in-flight snoozes, try an aromatherapy sleep mask, like this silk one filled with lavender.

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"Oh my word, is it time to wake up already?"

4. Turn any uncomfortable seat into your bed with the ultimate travel pillow.

You want features? You got 'em with this memory-foam evolution pillow, complete with a soft velour cover, ear plugs, media pouch, and more.
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You want features? You got 'em with this memory-foam evolution pillow, complete with a soft velour cover, ear plugs, media pouch, and more.

5. Or step it up a notch with the incredibly versatile Woollip pillow.

It's adjustable for your height to help you find the most comfortable sleeping position.
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It's adjustable for your height to help you find the most comfortable sleeping position.

6. Keep your face nice 'n' hydrated during those long flights with refreshing rosewater mist.

Travel like a KWEEN with a glorious glow.
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Travel like a KWEEN with a glorious glow.

7. Taking the highway instead? Download some binge-worthy podcasts like This American Life for true-story lovers or Stuff You Should Know for the curious mind.

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You'll keep everyone's mind engaged to help pass the time.

8. Or curl up in the backseat with a ​mesmerizing page-turner you can't put down, like Sonora.

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Amazon calls this book a "fevered, lyrical debut about two young women drawn into an ever-intensifying friendship set against the stark, haunted landscape of the Sonoran desert and the ecstatic frenzy of New York City."

9. A smart suitcase is a modern-day must-have. This one has a scale, charger, and location tracker so you'll always know where your bag is.

It's also zipperless AND has a built-in scale. NICE.
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It's also zipperless AND has a built-in scale. NICE.

10. Comfort is MAJOR KEY when it comes to long trips. These dope joggers will make you feel like you're already chillin' on the couch with the game on.

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Traveling in skinny jeans is for amateurs.

11. Keep your drinks at the proper temperature with the Mighty Mug Go.

It's perfect for traveling because IT DOESN'T FALL OVER! Seriously, you can bump and push it, and it won't tip. That means no spills on bumpy roads or flights.
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It's perfect for traveling because IT DOESN'T FALL OVER! Seriously, you can bump and push it, and it won't tip. That means no spills on bumpy roads or flights.

12. Never lose your wallet or phone when you're on the go with the Tile Slim tracker.

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This smart tracker can also be adhered to your computer or tablet so you never have to worry about misplacing your belongings. It will especially come in handy when you can't remember if you left your wallet at the gas station or if it fell between your car seats!

13. Capture your homeward journey and instantly print your memories with an Instax camera.

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14. Also, liiiiike 15 extra chargers just to be safe.

One for each place you're gonna leave it in.
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One for each place you're gonna leave it in.

Traveling for the holidays can be a pain, but an easy way to keep peace of mind while on the road is to download the award-winning GEICO app!