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Gift Ideas | The Globetrotter

Our roundup today is of some original gift ideas for the traveler who already has everything. From practical to just plain fun, here are some great products for your friend or family member that is a frequent flier. Stay tuned for more gift ideas. Check out some more photos and product details below...



1. A joint development between Micro and Samsonite, the Micro Scooter Luggage is a fun way of walking to and from the terminal gate. Instead of wheeling your luggage, now you can ride it. And beat the crowds! Then when you´ve finished riding it, the scooter folds up and operates like normal cabin baggage.
$299 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



2. Supported by wireless music streaming via Bluetooth, the Philips SBT30 Bluetooth Sound Shooter offers powerful sound in a compact, stylish design and fits in the palm of your hand. This portable mono speaker supports music streaming from Bluetooth-enabled devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops.
$49 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



3. Tired of using touch screen controls on a tiny screen whilst playing games? Drone Controller is the answer. The sleek universal controller connects to your tablet, laptop, or smart phone via Bluetooth and enables you to play your favorite game with dual analog joysticks, a digital G-pad, six face buttons and two shoulder buttons. $80 | BUY



4. The Ultimate Organizer! The Grid-It system provides endless configurations for your digital devices and personal effects. Conveniently sized for your current laptop bag or travel case, you will save time on the go by easily finding what you need. $15 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



5. This little alarm will give you a little peace of mind when traveling in a questionable location. The little gadget is easy to use and set up, with it´s loud high pitched 91dB alarm it will definitely wake you up and startle an intruder. The device also features a very handy led flashlight. $11 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



6. PlugBug World is a 2.1-Amp USB wall charger that attaches to, and converts, any MacBook Power Adapter into a dual charger that works in any major country. PlugBug World also lets you charge your MacBook Pro + iPad or iPhone simultaneously, from one outlet. $37 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



7. Ostrich Pillow is a revolutionary new product to enable easy power naps anytime, any place. Ostrich Pillows unique design offers a micro environment in which to take a cozy and comfortable power nap at ease. $99 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



8. The Salomon S-Lab Light Jacket packs into the palm of your hand! Weighing an impressive 2.5 ounces, the simple jacket redefines featherweight. It features articulated elbows increasing range of motion, plus elastic cuffs and hem providing a secure fit. Perfect to carry in your packed luggage. Available in white or black. $78 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here



9. Reliable power, capable of quickly charging virtually any USB device in the world, including the iPad and other power-hungry tablets with ease. $79 | BUY

You can buy it in Europe here

You can purchase the print in the image below at behappy.me

Also check out our recent roundups for: The Lego Fanatic, Dog Lover, Sushi Lover




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NEWGATE BUBBLE WALL CLOCK

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