Even though he is fully vaccinated and everyone has masks, it can be nerve-wracking to get back on a plane after all this time.
Show him that you understand with these comforting gifts that will put his mind at ease – and make his flight so much more luxurious.
Help him block all the other passengers and the bright lights from their devices with this super soft mask made from 100% natural mulberry silk. “Eye masks are important for good sleep, especially when traveling,” says Michael J. Breus, PhD, aka The sleep doctor. With more than 18,000 five-star reviews on Amazon, this top seller is from Alaska bear provides total blackout and breathable, cool relaxation. It even fits comfortably with earplugs or earplugs so he can immerse himself in his music or podcast or just tune in to everyone else. Price: $ 9.99
Makes it easier for him to sleep through his first flight after the pandemic with this game-changing travel pillow that can be easily attached to his carry-on luggage, yet is 100% bedridden so he can continue to use it when he reaches his destination. And oh, he will definitely continue to use it because it is soft and supportive and can actually be adjusted to the height and firmness of his choice. He will never take another flight without it. Price: $ 99
Thanks to the unconditional lifetime performance guarantee – the only one of its kind in the industry – Briggs & Riley is always a great gift idea. This amazing piece is ideal for flying because he can slide it under the seat in front of him to keep everything at hand instead of endlessly having to reach up to the main compartment to handle a clumsy backpack. Combines the best features of a folder and backpack – it even has backpack straps that can be hidden away when not in use – it’s sleek yet subtly packed with pockets and compartments to keep it well organized. Price: $ 289
There are so many reasons why this tee shirt will be his travel favorite. It is soft and comfortable and has a relaxed sophistication that makes it a good top piece as well as an ideal layer foundation. But best of all, it is made from 100% premium Filium-activated cotton to repel liquids and odors so he does not have to worry about spilling anything on his shirt and having it stain. Put on the red wine! Price: $ 48
Sometimes a safety blanket is all that anyone really needs and this beautiful blanket will keep him cozy and comforted through a long, crowded flight. Handmade by master weavers in the Peruvian Andes, it is baby soft, yet elegant in a navy blue and gray block weave. It is so luxurious that he will feel like he is in first class even though he is sitting in a middle seat in coach. In fact, it is so luxurious that he can actually be upgraded to first class. Price: $ 175
Billed as “the lack of connection between wireless headphones and wired headphone jacks”, this brilliant little device allows him to use his favorite wireless headphones or earphones, even if the screen of the aircraft has only one headphone jack. He just needs to plug it in and he’s ready. He can even connect two pairs of headphones so you are tuned too. The battery lasts more than 16 hours and it also works in a rental car or in the gym. Price: $ 54.99
This compact germ killer uses UVC LEDs to zap up to 99% of viruses, bacteria, mold and fungi that may be present on air trays and other surfaces. He just has to tilt the stick over each area for five seconds and – voila – his worries can go away with the bacteria. The wand fits easily into a carry-on luggage and can be quickly charged via its laptop or power bank, making it an ideal travel companion for these post-pandemic times. Price: $ 29.99
Having his own recyclable bottle with him will make his life so much easier – and is so much better for the planet. Made of stainless steel and 100% BPA-free, Pure drinks keep you hot for 12 hours and cold for 24, but what takes it to a whole different level is that it cleanses itself. All he has to do is press a button and the UV technology in the bottle lid cleans itself and guarantees him fresh water and a clean bottle in three minutes. This makes it much easier to stay hydrated while traveling. Price: $ 49.90
There is nothing like a rainbow-colored collection of candies to make a boring flight a delight, and this candy charcuterie table will instantly upgrade his mood before he can get stuck. Available in a variety of sizes, each carefully cured board has unique sweet and sour gums in an eye-catching mix of colors and shapes. In addition, they are small enough to get in the mouth under the mask. Price: From $ 46
Hand cleaner will be a reassuring item for travelers to carry with them, well, possibly forever, and this one is compact, sophisticated and smells good. It’s flat enough to store pretty much anywhere, which is good because he wants one in every bag as well as at home and in his glove compartment. And because it’s TSA compliant, he can use it as soon as he gets through security. Price: $ 8.00