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    1. A pair of Tile Mates that use Bluetooth technology to keep tabs on your devices. You can attach the them to your wallet, camera, keys — really, anything you don’t want to lose — and use the phone app to track them.

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    Plus, if you can’t find your phone, you can double-click the Tile Mate to make it ring. They're also available as stickers, or in a slim, credit card shape.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $19.99+ (also available in a pack of four).

    2. A portable lock box that'll keep all your belongings safe, so you don't have to worry about someone grabbing your stuff while you're in the water. It has a thick steel cable that you can wrap around a fixed object like a beach chair or umbrella, and lock in place with a three-digit combination code.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $64.18 (available in three colours).

    3. A colourful swimsuit that is as comfortable as it is stylish. It has a collection of over-the-top ruffles on the front that add a little extra something. Reviewers say the colour and shape still look great after swimming in both chlorine and saltwater.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $36.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in six colours/styles).

    4. An oversized beach bag that has nine different compartments to hold all your vaycay essentials. The mesh material allows sand to pass through easily and the bottom is completely waterproof, so it'll keep your belongings from getting dirty.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.41.

    5. A tube of anti-chafe balm that'll keep you cool, calm, and collected, even in the sweatiest situations. You can apply to any place on your body where your skin rubs, like your neck, arms, and thighs, to prevent chafing and irritation.

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    It's non-comedogenic and made of plant-derived ingredients, so it's safe to use on children and sensitive skin.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.57+ (available in four sizes).

    6. A urination device that'll make it easier for you to go pee when a bathroom is not available. It's small enough to fit in your purse or pocket, and it's made with moisture and germ resistant silicone that is easy to clean between uses.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12+ (available in pink and beige).

    7. A small fanny pack that'll keep all your valuables safe and out of sight. It's incredibly slim, making it a great alternative to a bulky backpack, and it has two compartments inside to fit your passport, keys, and wallet.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.97 (available in three colours and two sizes).

    8. Or a tiny travel pouch that you can keep hidden by attaching it the front or side of your bra. There's enough room to stash six cards, money, and a key without getting bulky. It's also made of a breathable and washable material, so it won't irritate the skin or absorb odours.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.95+ (available in pink and black).

    9. A bottle of Garnier's Ombrelle sunscreen that contains SPF 60 to protect your face and body from UVA and UVB rays. It absorbs quickly and won't leave a greasy film on your skin. Plus, it's hypoallergenic and fragrance free, so it won't irritate sensitive skin.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.48.

    10. A swimsuit cover up that can double as a flowy maxi dress when you're not on the beach. Reviewers say the material is very soft, breathable, and has a sheer quality without being completely see through.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.99+ (available in 27 prints).

    11. A collapsible water bottle that'll keep you hydrated while you're on the go and save space in your backpack when it's empty. It's made of a super durable silicone material that won't dent, leak, or break, and it'll hold its shape, even after multiple uses.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.95 (available in eight colours).

    12. A pack of oversized acrylic earrings that are reminiscent of the bold and beautiful hoops of the '80s. It's the mix of textures, colours, and shapes that makes these earrings look less like jewelry and more like works of art!

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    Get eight pairs on Amazon Canada for $20.99.

    13. A pack of clear cosmetics bags that'll make going through airport security so much easier and quicker. They can access all your makeup in seconds, and the bags come in different sizes to accommodate a variety makeup or skincare products.

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    Get a pack of four cosmetics bags on Amazon Canada for $17.99.

    14. A spacious laundry bag that'll help keep the clean and dirty clothes separate while you're travelling. You can fold it up when you're not using it and it has a built-in pouch and a carabiner, so you can hook it onto your bag.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99+ (available in four prints).

    15. A bottle of citrus-scented toilet spray that'll make sharing a bathroom so much easier. Just a quick spritz is enough to trap odours in the toilet before they spread.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.95.

    16. A pack of deodorizing body wipes for the times when you want to freshen up, but having a shower isn't possible. They're packed with tea tree oil, peppermint, and ginseng, and they're biodeogradable. They also come individually wrapped, so you can pack one in your carry on.

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    Get a pack of 10 on Amazon Canada for $33.99.

    17. A heat-resistant silicone sleeve that'll hold your hot hairstyling tools, so you don't have to wait for them to cool down. The sleeve can withstand temperatures up to 450°F and fits most flat or curling irons, making it easier to use and store your favourite hair tools.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.47+ (available in five colours).

    18. A travel-friendly infinity pillow that'll wrap around your neck like an oversized blanket scarf. It’s designed to support your chin, so you won’t wake up with a sore neck.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $54.95 (available in six colours).

    19. A silk sleep mask that’ll make it easier to sleep literally anywhere. It’s made of 100% mulberry silk and is incredibly lightweight, making it a great item to have when you're travelling.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.95+ (available in three colours and in three packs).

    20. A portable door lock that'll make you feel extra safe in your room. It has a loud alarm that'll wake you up if anyone tries to enter.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.43.

    21. A handheld garment steamer that'll remove wrinkles in a couple minutes. It's a great alternative to an iron, which is often time-consuming and requires its own equipment. The steamer is super gentle on fabric, warms up quickly, and won't take up a lot of space in your luggage.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $35.99.

    22. A universal power adapter, so you can charge your phone from anywhere in the world. It works in over 160 countries and has four USB ports to charge multiple devices at the same time.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.99.

    23. A light ring attachment that'll fit perfectly over your phone, so you can shine bright like a diamond in all your selfies. It has three brightness levels and comes with a remote, so you can capture pictures and videos from up to 30 feet away.

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    It's also rechargeable, so you don't have to worry about changing out the batteries.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    24. A pack of invisible hair ties that you can actually count on. The corded telephone design keeps your hair from being snagged or being tied too tightly. These also don't snap on you mid-tie like regular hair ties do. They're suited for all hair types and are waterproof, sweat proof, and headache proof!

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    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Invisibobble Hair Ring.

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $10 (also available in black).

    25. A pair of oversized cat eye sunglasses that'll look good with any outfit. Not only will it protect your eyes, but the marble print is fun, bold, and adds a certain je ne sais quoi, non?

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99+ (available in 14 colours).

    26. An extra-large beach blanket that's designed to repel sand, so you don't have to worry about bringing the beach home with you. It has four pockets that you can fill with sand to weigh it down, along with an addition pocket to store small items like your keys, sunglasses, or wallet. It's made with durable and lightweight nylon and folds up into a small pouch, so it won't take up a lot of space in your bag.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $31.61+ (available in six colours).

    27. A stylish sun hat that is extra shady. It's the perfect accessory for a beach day and they come with the most hilarious and punny embroidered quotes written on the edge.

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    It's also just a really great hat! It has an internal sweatband and adjustable drawstring to ensure the perfect fit.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.99+ (available with 25 different quotes/colours).

    28. A small-but-mighty power bank charger that'll charge your phone to full capacity up to seven times before it dies. The sleek and compact design makes it easy to travel with and it has two USB ports, so you can charge a couple devices at once.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $49.99+ (available in three colours).

    29. A waterproof cosmetic bag with multiple compartments to store your makeup or toiletries. It's foldable, portable, and it has a drawstring that's optimal for travel.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99+ (available in five colours).

    30. An ultra-soft facecloth that’ll remove all your makeup with water — just water! It works gently to remove makeup, dirt, and excess oil from your face, and can be washed easily by hand or in the washing machine when it gets dirty.

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    I love using this on the days when I'm feeling really lazy. Instead of using my usual cleansing oil or micellar water, I can wipe away my makeup with this cloth in a couple of minutes. I also love using it when I do a clay mask. It’s so much easier to get the residual product off my face!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.96.

    31. A set of extra-durable packing cubes that'll make packing for your next getaway so much easier. The cubes come in different sizes, so you can fit all your clothes, shoes, and other travel items into your suitcase.

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    There are six bags in the set, including three mesh cubes, one underwear bag, one drawstring bag, and one cosmetics bag.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $24.88+ (available in three colours).

    32. A portable Bluetooth speaker that's ALL about that bass (and treble)! You'll appreciate the impressive bass port that remains rich and clear, even at full volume. And the battery will last up to 15 hours on a single charge, so you can party all night long!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99+ (also available in black).

    33. A two-piece luggage set, so you can travel in style. They're expandable, lightweight, and durable, with eight multi-directional wheels for easy mobility.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $151.94+ (available in 19 colours).

    34. A pair of waterproof dry bags that'll keep your cellphone dry, even if you're a few feet under water. The bags come with a detachable lanyard, so you can keep your phone close while you hike, swim, or run. They're also transparent, making it easier to take pictures while you're on the go!

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    The dry bags fit most phones up to six and a half inches.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $12.99 (available in two colour sets).

    35. A pair of noise-cancelling over-ear headphones that'll tune out the noise, so you can listen to music without being disturbed. These headphones have a sleek design, high-quality sound, and a powerful bass. They'll last for up to 30 hours and have a built-in microphone for hands-free phone calls.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $79.99+ (available in three colours).

    36. A water-resistant shoe bag that'll store wet or dirty shoes in the bag without worrying about making the rest of your belongings dirty. It's made of a sturdy and lightweight mesh material and has a handle for easy portability.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.99 (available in five colours).

    37. A retractable lint roller that comes in a more travel-friendly size compared to regular lint rollers. It'll fit easily into your bag, so you can keep your clothes fuzz free, even when you're on the go.

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    You can get a pack of refills here to add to their gift, so they won't have to worry.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99.

    38. A pack of eco-friendly air purifying bags that'll remove bad odours from your clothes and shoes. They’re made with activated charcoal to absorb excess moisture and prevent mould and bacteria.

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    Plus, they can last up to two years. Just place them outside in the sun once a month for at least one hour to reactivate the charcoal. Check out BuzzFeed’s full review of the MOSO NATURAL Mini Air Purifying Bag.

    Get a pack of four on Amazon Canada for $24.95.

    39. A two-in-one hair dryer and volumizer that'll achieve that effortless, bouncy blowout that Cindy Crawford and Cher Horowitz perfected in the '90s.

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    It has three heat and speed options, a ceramic coating, and tiny airflow vents to dry and style hair quickly without damaging or over-styling it. The oval shape of the brush and the nylon pin bristles detangle hair and gets right down to the root to add extra lift.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $64.96 (available pink and mint).

    40. A LifeStraw, which makes water drinkable by filtering 99.999999% of bacteria and parasites, so you can enjoy a refreshing drink of water while you hike, camp, or travel.

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    It comes with a sealed bag, so you can easily store it in your backpack or pocket.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $25.99.

    41. A travel-friendly Kindle that'll let you carry an impressive library collection with you at all times. It comes with extra storage and has a long-lasting battery, so you can read whatever you want with the touch of a button!

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    You can create your optimal reading experience by adjusting the text size, font, and backlight. If you want to protect your Kindle, you might want to get a case for it. This one opens and closes just like a book!

    Get an 8GB Kindle on Amazon Canada for $114.99+ (also available in 32GB).

    42. A pair of simple-but-sporty running shoes that you can wear for any occasion. They have a cushioned insole, so you'll feel like you're walking on a cloud with every step!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.99+ (available in sizes 6.5-13 and in 13 colours).

    43. A lip balm that'll transport you to the tropics with its juicy watermelon scent. It's packed with ingredients like vitamin E and squalane oil to hydrate your lips, and contains SPF 20 to protect your lips from sun damage. You can wear it alone or use it as a base coat before applying lipstick.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.99.

    44. A pair of collapsible silicone straws that'll replace all the single-use plastic straws you'd normally use. They're a great alternative to metal straws, which can be hard on teeth and change temperature depending on whether you’re drinking a hot or cold beverage.

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    The straws come with two cleaning brushes, two carrying cases, and two key chains, making them super travel friendly!

    Get a pack of two straws on Amazon Canada for $14.99+ (available in multiple colours and sets).

    45. A woven crossbody bag that just screams vacation vibes. It's made with natural rattan fibres and has a unique circular shape that is sure to turn heads. It's spacious enough to hold all your essentials and will complement any outfit you're planning to wear.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $31.99.

    46. And finally, a mini cocktail kit, so you can enjoy a refreshing bevvy from anywhere. It comes with everything you'll need to make your favourite cocktail. All you'll need is alcohol.

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    It comes with tonic syrup, 1/2 oz jigger, bar spoon, recipe card, and a linen coaster.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $30.20+ (also available in five flavours).

    Enjoy your vaycay!

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