Travel Loot

Travel Tools for the Globetrotting Dad

by Berit Baugher

Clockwise from top left: Photo by Jeff Sheldon; courtesy of Baxter of California; courtesy of Man of the World.

He took you on your first flight. Got you out of that "jam" in South America. Helped you squeeze ten shoes into a single carry-on and then drove you to the airport. Maybe he spent a flight soothing your jet-lagged infant. Or just accepted your international calls (collect, of course). Whatever the story  — and there always is one — it's the time of year where we think of and give thanks to the dad(s) in our life: the men that help us navigate this globe.

From TSA-approved shampoo to fancy passport wallets, we've rounded up our favorite goods for guys who like to get out and explore the world.