Going Above and Abroad: A Gift Guide For the Traveling Graduate
A world traveler's closest companion is their backpack. This Osprey backpack includes lockable zippers, interior pockets and internal compression straps, as well as removable sleeping pad/rain jacket straps.
With little room to pack various jackets, practicality comes first in the form of this Precip Jacket. Its temperature regulating technology and waterproof breathability makes this is an essential no matter the climate your graduate is traveling to.
Even if your graduate is going on a journey to find themselves, make sure they're able to stay connected with a portable charger. Regardless of their final destination they'll stay charged up with this that charger that more than doubles the run time of most smartphones and recharges in 3 hours and works with existing device USB cables.
Hygiene often flies out of the window when hopping from hostel to hostel. No need to skimp on a fresh, clean feeling with this dry shampoo that easily refreshes oily hair for whatever's next on the itinerary.
Keep your graduate looking sharp with an oxford wrinkle-free shirt. Wrinkle-free clothes are a great option when packing gets a little out of hand in the traveler's backpack.
It's powerful, lightweight and foldable--a traveling beauty's dream. This travel dryer will keep you looking great all trip long without weighing you down along the way.
Document world travels with a camera that's super tiny yet takes amazing photographs. Boasting 14.1-megapixel resolution, this Canon PowerShot features movie shooting capability and fun scene modes such as the Fisheye Effect.
Keep your graduate in the books with an e-reader featuring 8-week battery life and capacity for up to 1,100 books. Traveler's can take their library with them with built-in Wi-Fi for easy book downloading all in a small size to save space.
Give the fit of a scrapbook for all the ticket stubs, souvenirs and unforgettable pictures taken during travels. The Pioneer Sewn Leatherette accommodates 12"x12" pages and includes clear protectors with sturdy ring bound construction.
Send your graduate off into the world with all of the essentials they'll need to conquer and explore what lies ahead. Their final destination may be unknown, but what's in their backpack doesn't have to be. They'll be packing light; nevertheless, they'll be outfitted for wild adventures unaccounted for in their itinerary with this gift guide.
For the traveling graduate, it's inhibition to the wind, past emotions behind them and uh, sometimes, hygiene out of the window. Help them squeeze a few clean agents in their backpack like a refreshing and fragrant dry shampoo or a super lightweight blowdryer for on-the-road beauty. If their post-trip plan is to flaunt some jaw-dropping pictures and selfies (taken with their awesome new camera, of course!) make sure they look stunning in a wrinkle-free shirt designed to withstand a crammed, messy backpack. It truly is the little things that matter for the college graduate going abroad, so gift lightweight, double-duty items able to work in any environment.
We've rounded up some of our favorite graduation gifts for the college alum going abroad. Check out the top 9 best ideas in the gallery above and send your grad off styled and totally safe.