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The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com

Christmas is less than a month away. Let the panicking commence!

If you know someone who loves to travel, you've come to the right place. Here, you'll find all sorts of travel-related gift guides for every type of traveler: your luxury hotel lovin' sister, your budget backpacking second cousin, and your great-aunt who likes the idea of travel (but, in reality, only goes on the same exact cruise every year).

Basically, if you read this article and you still show up to your family or office party's holiday gathering, don't blame me. You've got more inspiration here than your pocketbook will allow!

So, no excuses. Play like a champion. And buy those travel gifts for your favorite globetrotter.


Shameless Plugs for My Own Gift Guides
Cosmos Mariners: Destination Unknown // 14 Awesome Gifts for the Traveler in Your Life 
Cosmos Mariners: Destination Unknown // 9 Awesome Gifts for Your Favorite Traveler

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General
Two Scots Abroad // 10 New Tried and Tested Tempting Travel Gifts
Casual Travelist // 10 Gifts for the Traveler on Your List 
2 Aussie Travellers // 9 Perfect Xmas Gifts for Travellers
Solitary Wanderer // Best Christmas Gifts for Solo Travelers
Solitary Wanderer // 10 Best Gifts for Travelers
Indie Travel Podcast // The Gift Guide for the Travellers in Your Life
Chasing the Donkey // A Donkey's Christmas for Travelers Gift Guide 2015
The Girl and Globe // Holiday Gifts for Travelers under $100
A Girl and Her Passport // 6 Gifts for Travelers
Travel the World // 2015 Travel Gift Guide
Traveling Bytes // Long Distance Gifts
The Globe Trotting Teacher // 12 Must-Have Practical Holiday Gifts Every Traveler Needs
Local Adventurer // 25 Great Gifts for Travelers
Ever in Transit // 40+ Holiday Gifts for Travelers
The Atlas Heart // 10 Must Have Gifts for the Avid Traveler
The Voyaging // 10 Gift Ideas for the Person Who Loves to Travel
Travel Paint Repeat // 19 Gift Ideas for Travelers
There Comes a Yes // Gift Guide: the Gloating Traveler
Honestly WTF // The Globetrotter Gift Guide
Walking on Travels // Ultimate Gift Guide for Travelers
The Blonde Abroad // The Ultimate Travel Gift Guide
Mandy Living Life // Gift Guide for the Travel Lover
The Sophisticated Life // Holiday Travel Gift Guide
Handmade Charlotte // Gift Guide for Globetrotters
The Style Files // Travel the World Gift Guide
Shop Girl Daily // Gifts for the World Traveler
Sam's Fifth Avenue // Gifts for Your Traveler
Transient Express // Gifts to DIY and Gifts to Buy: for the Globetrotter
Uncommon Caribbean // Experiential Traveler's Gift Guide
Living after Midnight // Gift Guide for the Jetsetter
Footnotes and Finds // Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers
Travel Made Simple // New Traveler Gift Guide
Traveling Nine to Fiver // A Traveler's Gift Guide
Roaming Renegades // Gifts for the Traveler That They Will Love
Beautifully Travelled // Ultimate Traveler Christmas Gift Guide
Travel Addicts // 2015 Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers
Little Things Travel // Gifts for the Travelers in Your Life
Eat Sleep Love Travel // The Traveller's Perfect Christmas Gift List
My Wanderlusty Life // Gift Guide for Travelers
Wander the Map // Holiday Gift Ideas for Travelers

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com
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Budget Travelers/ Backpackers 
My Itchy Travel Feet // Budget Travel Gift Guides
PopSugar // 26 Frugal Gifts for the Savvy Traveler
Polyvore user Rockcreek // Gifts for the Minimalist Backpacker
Section Hiker // Backpacking Gear Gift Guide: 50 Gifts Under $50
Frugal Traveler: NY Times Blog // Ten Cheap (and Cheapish) Travel Gift Ideas
Barefoot Theory // Gear of the Year: 33 Outdoor Travel and Adventure Gifts

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com
Yours truly during my London study abroad session back in summer 2005
Study Abroad Students
The Abroad Guide // 11 Gift Ideas for Students Studying Abroad
Flash Routers // Unique Gift Ideas for the College Student Studying Abroad 
More like a Moat // Holiday Gift Guide for College and Study Abroad Students
Huffington Post // 12 Must-Have Gifts for Students Studying Abroad

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com
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Female Travelers
Postcards and Passports // Travel Gifts for Women
The Blonde Abroad // 10 Holiday Gifts for Female Travelers
The Budget Minded Traveler // 10 Gifts Every Female Traveler Wants
Lauren Conrad // Guide Guide for the the Jet Setter
Stylish Travel Girl // 100+ Perfect Gift Ideas for Travelers
Her Packing List // 10 Gift Ideas for the Female Traveler

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com
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Male Travelers
Travel Freak // The 27 Best Gifts for Men Who Travel
The Blonde Abroad // The Ultimate Travel Gift Guide for Men
Man Made // Awesome Stocking Stuffers for the Outdoor Guy
Travel Fashion Girl // Travel Gift Ideas for Him: 20 Essential Backpacking Gadgets
Man Makes Fire // 10 Best Gifts for Backpackers
Dish Our Town // Gift Guide for Traveling Men

The Ultimate Round-up of Travel Gift Guides | CosmosMariners.com
Family travel for the win!
My daughter and I at Neuschwanstein Castle in October 2015
Family/ Kid Travelers
Flashpacker Family // The Ultimate Gift Guide for Families Who Love to Travel
No Back Home // Holiday Gift Guide for Outdoor Kids
Tips for Family Trips // 10 Travel Toys for Kids that Fit into One Backpack
Trips with Tykes // Gifts for Traveling Kids
Trips with Tykes // 20 Stocking Stuffers for Traveling Kids
Trips with Tykes // Gifts for Traveling Toddlers and Preschoolers
Adventure Family in Motion // Gift Guide for Family Campers
Flashbacker Family // The Ultimate Gift Guide for Families Who Love to Travel


But stay away from these!
On the flip side of things, don't even think about buying these gifts, as your favorite traveler will surely hate all of them:
Venturists // Worst Gifts for Travelers

What travel related gift would you like to get under the tree this year? Who in your life is a traveler?

P.S. If you're a blogger and you've got a travel-themed gift guide you'd like me to add, leave the link in the comments or email me at cosmosmariners@gmail.com!

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