With the holidays just around the corner – it’s time to get shopping!  Whether your gift list includes road trip enthusiasts, weekend campers, or international adventurers, here are 10 gift ideas from the AAA Travel Store that every traveler on your list will love!

And – just in time for holiday shopping:  AAA Members save additional 15% off already low AAA Member prices at your local AAA Travel Store Nov. 22 – Dec. 23rd, 2021.

Join us on Nov. 17th for our Travel Smart Virtual presentation:  Holiday Packing Tips.  Anne will be sharing stress-free tips for holiday travel and some fun secrets to packing the perfect stocking!

1) Pacsafe RFID Blocking Wallet
AAA Member Price $27.95

A wallet is one of the top gift items at the holidays and this travel wallet is made from RFIDsafe™ blocking material that protects credit cards against unwanted scans.  With five card slots and plenty of room for cash, it even has a zip pocket for coins.  Trivia: Did you know when giving a gift of a wallet or anything that is meant to hold money, you should always put money in it so the person will have good luck?

2) Talus Tri-Fold Pill and Storage Box
AAA Member Price $7.95



Have an organized packer on your list?  They’ll love this travel essential! Keep small jewelry items like rings from getting crushed in bags by packing them in this compact lightweight organizer.  8-compartments and three sections fold open allowing easy access to other travel essentials like pills and personal care items. Size: 4.25 x 2.75 x 1.5”

3) Passport Slip and Vaccination Card Sleeve
AAA Member Price $4.95

International travelers on your list?  This Passport Slip and Vaccination Card sleeve is the ideal gift.  It keeps both a passport and Covid-19 vaccine ID card together – and is even large enough to fit another essential item – like a Global Entry Card. The transparent design on both sides makes the card clearly visible and easy to display upon request and folds flat to tuck into your bag or security wallet.  Also convenient for keeping documents organized at home.

4) Urban Gear Headlamp
AAA Member Price $6.99


This headlamp is the perfect gift for the traveler who has everything!  It’s ideal for sharing a room – allowing you to read without disturbing traveling companions, for camping trips or at home walking the dog at night. 10 super bright long-lasting LEDs generate 7 hours of runtime, and the adjustable headband fits both adults and children.  Three AAA batteries included. Available in black, blue, silver, and red colors.

5) Sockwell Compression Socks
AAA Member Price $22.50 – $23.99

Give the gift of warmth with Sockwell compression socks. Made of wool and bamboo, they provide moderate (15-20mmHg) graduated compression for making long travel days more comfortable. Available in both men’s and women’s styles.  

6) Tilley Hat
AAA Member Price $76.99-79.99

This isn’t just any hat.  Foldable for easy packing and guaranteed for life, the Tilley hat features water repellent and certified UPF 50+ sun protection fabric, making it the perfect hat for all types of travelers on your list. Available in navy, olive and khaki colors.

7) Eagle Creek Pac-it Starter Kit
AAA Member Price $52.95

Give the gift of smart packing with Eagle Creek’s three-piece starter set, which keeps everything organized using a packing folder to minimize wrinkles in shirts and pants, plus two cubes – perfect for packing any type of bag:  from duffels and backpacks to wheeled luggage. Available in a variety of colors.

8) Ricardo Rodeo Drive 21” Spinner
AAA Member Price $206.99

Travel in style with the Ricardo 21” hard sided spinner.  It’s the perfect size for shorter trips and expands an additional 2 inches for extra carrying capacity when needed.  Also available in 25” and 29” sizes and black and red colors.

9) Columbia Jacket
AAA Member Price $64.88

Perfect for the adventure seekers in your life:  Columbia’s Splash-A-Little Jacket ensures they will stay warm and dry.  With waterproof, breathable, seam-sealed construction, this sleek jacket let’s wearers stay active and comfortable on rainy winter days.  An interior zipped pocket provides convenience and added security.  Available in white, red and black colors.

10) AAA Road Safety Kit
AAA Member Price $44.99

Keep your loved ones safe with the AAA Premium Traveler Road Kit.  This essential set contains all the basics including jumper cables, a flashlight, first aid supplies, tools and more.

AND… a bonus gift idea if you still can’t decide:  AAA Gift Card 

Give the gift of travel!  The AAA Gift Card is a one-size fits all gift solution.  There are so many ways it can be used:  To protect the ones you love with the gift of a AAA membership, towards booking a dream vacation or in the Travel Store.  Redeemable at AAA OR/ID Travel Stores.

Travel Smart: Holiday Packing Tips

Wednesday November 17 at 10:00am
Wednesday November 17 at 2:00pm

Travel expert Anne McAlpin knows how to pack:  whether it’s a suitcase or a stocking!  Join AAA and Anne to learn stress-free tips for holiday travel as well as gift ideas for everyone on your list.  Whether you are traveling now, or just dreaming of traveling,  Anne will cover:

  • Packing Tips for Holiday Travel
  • Top Ten Travel Gifts
  • The Best Luggage for All Types of Travel
  • How to Pack the Perfect Stocking