— To make a hotel room or vacation rental homey, a flat-folding mesh laundry hamper; plastic, fold-out flower vase and 2-cup travel kettle for boiling water.

— For cocktails on the road, Flight 001 sells a $65 mini-bar kit with tiny glass bottles, metal flasks, stir spoon, funnel and recipe booklet. The vials are sized to be TSA-compliant, but remember that it's not legal to drink your own booze on an airplane.

Travel Gift Guide

This undated image from the Flight 001 travel store shows the company's mini-bar kit, with tiny glass bottles and metal flasks for storing your favorite alcohol-and-mixer ingredients for cocktails on the road. The portable happy hour also includes a funnel, stir spoon and cocktail recipe booklet. (Flight 001 via AP)

Rain ponchos that fold into tiny flat squares.

— Disposable underwear.

Pashmina or cotton print scarf, for warmth, modesty or even as a picnic or beach blanket.

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