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13 Christmas Gifts for the Savvy Summer Traveler in Your Life

It can be difficult to find the perfect Christmas gift for the savvy summer traveler in your life. These 13 ideas are the perfect solution.

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1. Quick Drying Travel Towel

Summertime and towels go together like peanut butter and jelly. A quick drying travel towel will take the savvy summer traveler to the beach or pool and back again with its quick-drying properties.
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Summertime and towels go together like peanut butter and jelly. A quick drying travel towel will take the savvy summer traveler to the beach or pool and back again with its quick-drying properties.

2. Headphone Splitter

For the summertime road warrior traveling with a family, this Belkin headphone splitter could be a lifesaver for keeping the kids quiet during the long ride.
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For the summertime road warrior traveling with a family, this Belkin headphone splitter could be a lifesaver for keeping the kids quiet during the long ride.

3. Perfect Carry-On Bag

Meanwhile, for the summertime air traveler, this perfect sized carry-on bag even comes with a battery for recharging electronics.
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Meanwhile, for the summertime air traveler, this perfect sized carry-on bag even comes with a battery for recharging electronics.

4. Packing Cubes

And to take the perfect suitcase to the next level, whether for the road warrior or the air traveler, travel cubes will speed up the packing and leave maximum time for summer vacation enjoyment.
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And to take the perfect suitcase to the next level, whether for the road warrior or the air traveler, travel cubes will speed up the packing and leave maximum time for summer vacation enjoyment.

5. Lightweight Mesh Bag

Continuing with the organizational theme, a roomy and lightweight mesh bag that takes up zero room in a suitcase is perfect for the spontaneous beach trip, or even a great gift for local farmer’s market visitors.
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Continuing with the organizational theme, a roomy and lightweight mesh bag that takes up zero room in a suitcase is perfect for the spontaneous beach trip, or even a great gift for local farmer’s market visitors.

6. Jet Lag Cure

This carry-on essential is the perfect cure for conquering jet lag, and it’s classy packaging is sure to impress even your mother-in-law.
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This carry-on essential is the perfect cure for conquering jet lag, and it’s classy packaging is sure to impress even your mother-in-law.

7. Phone Case Charger

Sure to be one of the most popular gifts for any traveler, this phone case includes a built-in charger, and will cure any blues that occur when a cell phone dies at the most inopportune moment. For example, after a two-hour climb to the top of a mountain.
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Sure to be one of the most popular gifts for any traveler, this phone case includes a built-in charger, and will cure any blues that occur when a cell phone dies at the most inopportune moment. For example, after a two-hour climb to the top of a mountain.

8. Super Camera Phone Lens

To make a phone even more multi-purpose, this Moment Superfish Lens will turn a smartphone camera into a super high-quality option for all the beautiful beach moments of the summer. Photographer friends will love it!
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To make a phone even more multi-purpose, this Moment Superfish Lens will turn a smartphone camera into a super high-quality option for all the beautiful beach moments of the summer. Photographer friends will love it!

9. Kindle Paperwhite

Of all the gear needed for summer traveling, if you know a fan of beach reading, this one could be the most critical. Take the Kindle Paperwhite to the beach and have thousands of books at your fingertips without having to pack any extra weight.
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Of all the gear needed for summer traveling, if you know a fan of beach reading, this one could be the most critical. Take the Kindle Paperwhite to the beach and have thousands of books at your fingertips without having to pack any extra weight.

10. Portable Laundry Bag

If summertime always involves a camping trip or two, this small gift packs a big punch. It works like an old-fashioned washboard, which allows for an easy way to do laundry on the go.
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If summertime always involves a camping trip or two, this small gift packs a big punch. It works like an old-fashioned washboard, which allows for an easy way to do laundry on the go.

11. Headlamp

Perfect for when an emergency arises on the road and much more practical than a heavy and clunky flashlight, a headlamp can save a summertime traveler who unexpectedly gets stranded. Pick your friend’s favorite color to make it personal.
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Perfect for when an emergency arises on the road and much more practical than a heavy and clunky flashlight, a headlamp can save a summertime traveler who unexpectedly gets stranded. Pick your friend’s favorite color to make it personal.

12. Universal Cord Organizer

Because earphones and other gadgets that require cords are an essential for almost everyone you know, it’s important to keep them together when traveling. A cord organizer is the perfect solution.
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Because earphones and other gadgets that require cords are an essential for almost everyone you know, it’s important to keep them together when traveling. A cord organizer is the perfect solution.

13. Portable Bluetooth Keyboard

Last but not least, for the summertime traveler looking to pack as little as possible, a portable Bluetooth keyboard makes travel with only a tablet a breeze. Practical and cool: a dad’s dream gift.
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Last but not least, for the summertime traveler looking to pack as little as possible, a portable Bluetooth keyboard makes travel with only a tablet a breeze. Practical and cool: a dad’s dream gift.

Now that you’ve gotten them an awesome gift, hopefully the traveler in your life will take you on their next summer road trip!

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