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Keep this tiny clutch (large enough for a cellphone and lipstick) in the freezer. Its embedded ice pack comes in handy on hot nights when you need a bit of brrr on your neck. $52; More information: http://bit.ly/20gcxOW

Gifts for travelers

When it comes to travel, one gift does not fit all, though some do suit many. Just as travelers run the gamut from laid-back staycationers day tripping to a local vineyard to full-out explorers climbing mountains in remote areas, so does their gear.

Wish your loved ones a bon voyage with these gifts for frequent travelers. Whether they're road-trippers or jet-setters, there's something here for everyone.

To see more holiday gift guides, visit newsday.com/giftguides.

'Ruff Guide to the United States'

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Does your dog want to learn to surf? Fly in a seaplane? Camp in a safari tent in Yellowstone or stay in the lap of luxury by the Atlantic Ocean? Of course she does, and you can come along, too. Give this book, featuring 365 of the best dog-friendly attractions and accommodations in all 50 states, to the traveler in your life who hates to leave Fido at home; $25


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This low-price mini personal video cam, shaped like a UFO and smaller than an "I Like Ike" button, pins right to your clothing and takes 80 minutes of decent, albeit a bit shaky, videos (720p resolution). $69.99 from mecam.me. More information: http://bit.ly/1PApYWf; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1OSwYfi


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This little waterproof personal light is only 2 inches square, but packs a punch in deep darkness. Backpack ready, it also has a color-changing mode that turns any hotel room into a dreamy, romantic space. $29.90 from enevu.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1OSxx9d



Tunics By Tina Stephens

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The 100 percent rayon Tina 3/4 Sleeve Tunic is light, stylish, packs easily (and de-wrinkles while you shower), covers the bumpy parts, and looks great with leggings. Change shoes and jewelry after a day of sightseeing, and you're ready for a fancy dinner. $98; More information: http://bit.ly/1GBMtaC; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1Hh8KFl

Youvee Sunscreen Swipes

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Uniquely packaged in an easy-to-pack sealed finger pocket, the fragrance and paraben-free swipes allow you to apply 30 SPF -- with no greasy residue -- on the go. $33 for 24 swipes; More information: http://bit.ly/1GPpVTv; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1jXebEB

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BROADWAY UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH E.T.C. You've been to a thousand Broadway shows, but have you ever had a private meal with one of the actors? Purchase a Private Act 1 Tour with Broadway Up Close Tours, and enjoy lunch or coffee at Edgar's Cafe with an actor from a Broadway show (pictured, Savannah Frazier from "Amazing Grace," with her lunch dates). $115 per person for tour and lunch; $75 per person for just lunch (two-person minimum). More information: etccustomevents.com

Packable pails

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These collapsible beach pails solve the problem of hauling bulky sand containers to the beach. Available in four fun colors, the very sturdy pails store flat and take up very little room. $14.99 from packablepails.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1hTQmLS; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1NnS1F9

Cutex Advanced Revival Nail Polish Remover Pads

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Each felt pad is conveniently packaged, fits in your pocket or purse, and is strong enough to remove polish on all 10 fingers or toes. And it's TSA approved. $7.98 for a two-pack with 20 pads. More information: http://bit.ly/1NFFpZX; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1NdPNK4



Moji Foot Pro Massager

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This slip-resistant foot massager features large stainless steel omni-directional massage spheres to target heel, toe and plantar fasciitis pain, and improve circulation, after hours of sitting in a cramped airplane seat. Though hefty, it's small enough to slip into a backpack. $39.99; More information: http://bit.ly/1PUMHMF; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1M1bdGb


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This ingenious lightweight, spacious four-wheel "spinner" luggage folds to the size of a small briefcase when not in use. The 22-inch Zipsack can hold a week's worth of clothing, pulls easily with enclosed strap and comes in hot new colors. $70 from biaggi.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1LEUsAm; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1M6SBDx

Coolclutch Mini

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Keep this tiny clutch (large enough for a cellphone and lipstick) in the freezer. Its embedded ice pack comes in handy on hot nights when you need a bit of brrr on your neck. $52; More information: http://bit.ly/20gcxOW


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A marker-like pen that covers gray roots and is perfect for travel. (It also works on men's beards and brows.) A great "girlfriend gift" for those who can relate to hair "in between colorings." $15; More information: http://bit.ly/1MwNWRZ

Girl trunks

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Guys have it easy. They can hike, kayak and surf in their swimwear and never need to change before or after taking a plunge. Thanks to Girl Trunks -- swim shorts and halter swim tops for females -- women can share in this serendipitous approach to adventure. Trunks $79, tops $59, from girltrunks.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1jB2HXn



Compression Socks

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Move over, beige, there's a stylin' new compression sock in town. Who knew these long-haul plane ride must-haves, with advanced Gradient Pressure knitting technology to improve circulation and alleviate leg swelling, could be so fashion-forward? $32.95 from vimvigr.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1GikkFu


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ThinOptics are reading glasses that fit in a credit-card-sized case that adheres to the back of your cellphone and comfortably clamp to the bridge of your nose. You will never misplace those menu readers again. Glasses and phone case $38.95 from thinoptics.com; More information: http://bit.ly/1RqyK6u; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1Xkg6RR

Quick Clava

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The Quick Clava combines winter head protection with instant neck and face cover. Face and neck wraps stow in the beanie and can be pulled down to stave off frigid temps. Great for skiers or snowboarders or those who just want to glide or hike when the temps dip. $24.99-$34.99 from seirus.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1jTOZhR; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1M8R9H3

'Ultimate Travel'

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This tabletop book ranks the top 500 spots in the world, based on the reports of Lonely Planet's intrepid travelers. The fact that the Temples of Angkor, the Great Barrier Reef and Machu Picchu top the list (in that order) provides some idea of this catalog's adventurous scope and focus. Photos are stunning; $24.99

'Star Wars'-inspired flip-flops

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We're flip-flopping over these "Star Wars"-inspired flip-flops; $26 (mid-November) More information: http://bit.ly/1KevLc5; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1X9QGGz



Ooh La La Boutiques headband

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Fend off cold in style with this extra wide headband (in five colors) with faux diamonds in the center; $30 at select Ooh La La Boutiques. More information: http://bit.ly/1LYv5yJ

Earbud holder

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Earbud wires stay tame and untangled in this snap-close Italian leather case from Restoration Hardware; $15 in black or brown. More information: http://bit.ly/1GkQM9K

Shoe Dust Bags

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Pretty dust bags to keep footwear in shape; $58 at Henri Bendel stores. More information: http://bit.ly/1GkP9sP; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1GNsJLC

Mini Bag

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Stash a phone in this rubberized mini bag and avoid the dreaded wet phone syndrome -- or use it as a funky evening bag; $20. More information: http://bit.ly/1VZsOTs; Find the best price: http://bit.ly/1GkSKHp

Cat Nap Sleep Mask

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Fun kitty cat sleep mask in luxe leopard brocade backed by skin-soothing satin; $12 at select Sephora stores and sephora.com. More information: http://seph.me/1MSRtZx



Magnetic Analysis Chess Set

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For gaming travelers, 8-inch Black Magnetic Analysis Chess Set with case; $39.95 at chessusa.com. More information: http://bit.ly/1RWgNO5

Mitten Flask

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Fleece-lined mittens by DCI hold a tiny, 4-ounce flask; $20; More information: http://bit.ly/1LnRXo4

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