11/22/2012 07:56 am ET Updated Nov 15, 2013

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Gifts For The Traveling Boomer

It has been said that experiences are far more valuable than materials -- but that doesn’t mean we don't need materials to make the most of our experiences.

This year, if you have any post 50 friends or family embarking on a globetrotting adventure, make their travel experiences as comfortable as possible with one of these 6 gifts. We asked some of our boomer travel bloggers to suggest the items they reach for most in their suitcases and backpacks. From the ultimate inflatable neck pillow to an indestructible sun hat, these gifts are proven to make any trip more relaxing and enjoyable.

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