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Explore the best 2022 travel gear, tech and accessories that make great travel gifts for any solo traveler – novice to expert – that are functional, stylish, and even eco-friendly.


Solgaard Carry On Closet green

Carry-On Closet​

by Solgaard

The eco-minded, avid carry-on only traveler will love this. Accepted by all airlines with TSA-approved locks, a 10 year warranty, a USB charging port; and a built-in six shelf closet system that packs for 3 to 6 days, what more could anyone want for easy travel? Solgaard even made this bag with five pounds of recycled ocean plastics. How cool is that? Available in 10 different colors and 2 different sizes: the 22″ accepted by all US airlines, and the 20″ accepted by all International airlines, including small European carriers. Free shipping on U.S. orders over $100. Can’t beat that.

aviator carry-on

by Paravel

The Aviator covers it all: fitting in most overhead compartments, the hard case has a scuff-hiding textured finish, 360° double spinner wheels with carbon steel bearings, an interior compression board, smart interior pockets, and a removable laundry bag. It holds 2-4 days of clothes and 1-2 pairs of shoes, so it’s perfect for long weekend or beyond. It’s also sustainable: made of recycled polycarbonate, recycled aluminum, recycled vegan leather, and 15 upcycled plastic water bottles, Paravel also offsets the shipping carbon emissions and plants a tree for every order placed. Comes in 5 colors and a Plus size. Get 20% Off Sitewide with $100 or more purchase (use code GIFTING20).


Skyroam Solis X Smartspot

by Skyroam

No more relying on risky, public WiFi during travel. The Solis X Smartspot provides secure WiFi where ever you go. Small enough to fit in your pocket, this 4G LTE mobile hotspot and 4700 mAh power bank can provide pay-as-you-go WiFi in 135 countries. With the ability to connect up to 10 devices, it comes with built-in VPN, a remote camera and requires no SIM card or contracts. A perfect gift to keep the global traveler you know connected from beach to cafe or hotel to airport.