Graduation Gifts For The Graduate Who Loves To Travel

Graduation Gifts For The Graduate Who Loves To Travel

By Aly Walansky

If someone in your life loves to travel and is graduating – either from school or from one area of life to another – these gifts will show them you care, and send them on their way!

Brooklyn Eyewear

Brooklyn Spectacles customizable eyewear – Started by eyewear aficionado, Jenny Ma, with a dedication to merging fit, style and functionality into a single, affordable pair of glasses…BKS let’s you completely customize each pair from prescription and frame (their team will even suggest the best style and fit for your face) to lens treatments that fit your lifestyle like blue-blockers, anti-glare coverage, polarization and even color-tinting.  Starting at $195.

The last thing any avid traveler wants or needs is a bulky wallet to lug around! This genuine leather Ora Delphine is the perfect size carryall. $65

Aventurine Stone

Energy Muse, a conscious lifestyle brand specializing in healing crystals, offers many stones for the adventurous grad, such as the Aventurine Stone ($6) and this necklace For the Free Spirit (39.88).

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Lulu Dharma ($42): Hip Packs with RFID protection is a smartly designed hands-free accessory that is a must-have item for the travel loving grad. The perfect, super chic, carry all for travel, beach trips, running, cycling, hiking, daily errands or anything she wants to do hands free while keeping her precious belongings safe and close by.

Design Ideas Cross Country Message Board ($79)  Keep track of all of the amazing places life has taken you and everywhere you hope to go on this incredible cork board designed to show true-scale topographic land formations across the country.

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FORTO–the TSA-approved little bottle of coffee with a big boost for the quick caffeine fix your traveling grad needs on their long layover at the airport or to cure jet lag on their next summer adventure!Made for busy millennials on the go, FORTO is cold-brewed with 100% Arabica coffee beans and has the energy of a large coffee packed in a 2oz. ready-to-drink shot. It’s USDA-Organic certified, does not require refrigeration, and comes in a cute TSA-approved, spill-proof bottle that won’t waste precious space in your carry-on. Available for $15 or less for a 6-pack on Amazon or (and at Hudson News at the airport in case they forget to throw it in their bag).

Headed to the West AKA Best Coast for a little post grad travel? Give her (or him!) this flat bill 100% marino wool unisex Beverly Hills hat from Hood Hat  ($65) to shade her from the sun and the paparazzi!

Lulu DK’s ($98)  “Keep Going” Necklace is the perfect gift for the travel-loving grad – with the compass symbol on one side and the message “Keep Going” on the back, this necklace will lead her in the right direction wherever her travels make take her.

Michele Deco Sport Rose Gold Tone Blush Silicone Watch Embark on your adventures on time and in style with this rose gold beauty. You don’t have to choose between durability and style when you wear this watch; it offers both! Crafted in stainless steel with 18K rose gold plating, the silicone bezel and interchangeable 18mm strap are a lush blush color. $395

Pai-Shau  Try Me Travel Set ($45) includes essentials for a woman on the go: Supreme Revitalizing Mask, Texture Dust, and Imperial Hold Hairspray. The hair mask’s weightless formula helps keep your locks full of moisture, volume and shine. Texture Dust is a non-aerosol multi-use product that amplifies volume and refreshes your style in between washes because, let’s face it, who has time to wash their hair everyday while traveling? The Imperial Hold Hairspray keeps your hair manageably soft, but provides all-day hold. This item combo makes the perfect travel set — and it comes with its own carrier bag!

Aly Walansky
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