Going Away Gifts

For those traveling to study abroad or moving to a new country or state, these are the best going away gifts they can take with them.

Going Away Gifts
Going Away Gifts

A going away gift is a thoughtful way to show someone that you will miss them and wish them well on their new adventure. Some popular going away gift ideas could include a sentimental piece of artwork or jewelry, a photo album or frame, a special piece of clothing or accessory, or a thoughtful keepsake or memento. For the traveler, you could also consider a gift card to a favorite airline or hotel, a travel book or guide, or a collection of travel-sized toiletries or snacks. Other ideas could include a book by a favorite author, a collection of their favorite movies or TV shows, a set of fun board games or puzzles, or a new kitchen gadget or cookbook for the aspiring chef. Ultimately, the best gift will be something that shows the recipient how much they are loved and appreciated, and that reflects their unique personality and interests.

The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Expert Advice for Extreme Situations

Danger! It lurks at every corner. Quicksand. Sharks. Cyberbullies. Super Flu. From wrestling an alligator to evading drones to landing a plane if the pilot passes out, The Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook is here to help. Needed now more than ever, this revised and expanded edition delivers frightening and funny real advice readers need to know fast.

Buy at Amazon - $15

Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 2 is a super portable speaker that rocks a surprisingly big sound — anywhere. Heading outside? Hit the all-new Outdoor Boost for louder, crisper audio that’s specially tuned for outdoor listening. With 13 hours of battery life, it’ll rage ‘till dawn. It’s got a rating of IP67, so it’s super waterproof. And dustproof. And it floats. Plus, you can wirelessly pair two WONDERBOOM 2 speakers for an even bigger stereo or mono sound. It’s your shower buddy, your beach volleyball captain, and the “big splash” at your next pool party.

Buy at Amazon - $100

Hand Embroidered State Pillows

Celebrate your favorite state with a pillow embroidered with its famous sites, cities, and cultural icons.

Buy at Uncommon Goods - $243

Swiss Army Huntsman Knife

This knife is precision-crafted for quality and durability.

Buy at REI - $50

Cocktail Mixers Collection

Looking to try our cocktail mixers or know someone who'd love them? Our Cocktail Mixer Collection is the perfect selection. Featuring 4 x 60ml bottles, you can sample our Maple Old Fashioned, Smoked Maple Old Fashioned, Maple Tonic and Maple Ginger Mule all in one pack.

Buy at Runamok - $21

Japanese Hot Spring Minerals Bath Salts

Recreate a traditional Japanese Onsen within the comforts of your home. Enjoy the feeling of natural Japanese Onsen Minerals working on your skin while the Hinoki Essential Oil will stimulate your sense of smell that helps you envision as if you are relaxing in a Japanese Hinoki Bath. 

Buy at Jinen - $35

Compartes Chocolate Truffles

These chocolates are the BEST of the best!

Buy at Compartes - $55

Standard Passport Cover

This Standard Passport Cover will keep your passport protected while on the move. Made to hold all you'll need in the airport and beyond, this personalized leather passport holder has pockets on either side of the interior for both your passport and a folded boarding pass. Designed to store a single passport, this lightweight design will keep all you need at hand without weighing you down or bulking up your travel bag.

Buy at Leatherology - $50

Daily Microfoliant Exfoliator

Achieve brighter, smoother skin every day with this iconic exfoliating powder. Rice-based powder activates upon contact with water, releasing Papain, Salicylic Acid and Rice Enzymes to polish skin to perfection. A Skin Brightening Complex of Phytic Acid from Rice Bran, White Tea and Licorice helps balance uneven skin tone while a super-soothing blend of Colloidal Oatmeal and Allantoin helps calm skin. Gentle enough for daily use.

Buy at Dermalogica - $64