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[ Magellan’s Travel Essentials ]
[ Nap Mat, Go Games, Are You Phrazy?, LetterFlip ]

Gear Up With Magellan’s

HERE is any number of vital items a traveler requires before embarking on a trip, such as gas for the car, hotel reservation, flight ticket or, just as important, the mandatory travel essentials from Magellan’s.

For the requisite travel gear to make your travel experience comfortable and enjoyable, call 800 962-4943 for a catalog or visit Among the many necessities you’ll find the following.

Vistana OveRx Sunglasses, with an elegant design and lightweight frames, fit neatly over your prescription glasses. Polarized scratch-resistant lenses offer protection against damaging UVA and UVB rays and glare. Comes with protective case and cleaning cloth. More information at $49.85.

Magellan’s IV Rolling Tote is great in that it has less compartments, allowing you ample room to pack more things in the one main compartment. Includes detachable shoulder strap and mesh organizer pouch. Black or Copper, $99.

Locking Luggage Strap is a must-have. Many suitcases look alike in color and design. Put this 2-inch wide colorful strap around your suitcase and it will instantly identify your bag on the baggage carousel. Adjusts from 41 inches to 74 inches. $14.85.

Pill Organizer has eight color-coded pockets on one side with plastic pouches to hold your daytime pills and eight pockets on the opposite side to hold your nighttime pills. A zippered pocket on the back stores prescriptions. Very convenient way to carry your pills on the road. $11.95.

Walk-About Lite Rolling Tote by Travelpro has a large main compartment plus two zippered front pockets, the smaller pone for your tickets. Two elastic side pockets will hold a water bottle and umbrella. With adjustable padded shoulder strap. Black, Crimson or Moss. Choose the Crimson and you won’t need a Locking Luggage Strap to set your gear apart from the crowd. $109.

Leather Jewelry Case, the size of an eyeglass case, has soft suede-lined compartments to store your watch or pearls, a pouch for earrings, clips to hold necklaces, plus a ring holder. $29.85.

Metrosafe 200 is a sturdy nylon urban travel bag to carry your valuables in worry-free security. It can foil thieves with its wire-reinforced shoulder strap, slashproof front, bottom and side panels, tamperproof zippers on two main compartments, and a snatchproof mechanism to secure the bag to a chair while you’re dining. Mobile phone and camera fit into padded pockets in the front zippered compartment. $49.85.

Ultra Soles will protect you from athlete’s foot and nail fungus. Use them for campground, or hotel bathrooms, wet decks, sea shores and other places you wouldn’t want to put down your bare feet. $8.85.



Inflatable Knee Pillow supports the lower back and knees as you sleep. Inflate the pillow to your preferred degree of firmness and place between your knees. The contoured shape stays in place when you move. Deflates speedily and folds flat to fit in youir pocket, purse or luggage. $11.85

Terraluxe Sandals from Teva are exceptionally comfortable. Excellent rubber sole traction, quick release buckle, and dual-density midfoot shank make this a wise choice for the discerning traveler. Men’s and women’s sizes in Blue or Driftwood. $85.


Woman’s Shirt is a lightweight blend of cotton and stretch polyester with three-quarter cuffed sleeves and modified tail hem with wide side slits. Available in Carnation, Blue or White. $59.

Computer Case with its top-loading padded compartment allows for quick and easy access during security checks. There is plenty of space in the zippered front organizer for mobile phone, pens, business cards and other items. Another compartment has room for you to pack an overnight change of clothes. Padded shoulder strap. Available in nylon ($99) or full-grain leather ($149).

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Gotta Have It

Nap Mat makes sleep time a convenient way for children to be comfortable. It’s an all-in-one quilted mat, blanket and pillow from Baby Boom, a division of the Betesh Group. Each of the three items are attached, and slips into a clear backpack, making it perfect for pre-schoolers to tote to school or for a sleepover at grandma’s. Six styles such as Animal Friends, Dinosaur Pals, Sports Time. SRP $19.99.

Go Games is a new line from Magnetic Poetry with an SRP $8.95. They’re classic board games, with magnetized game pieces and game boards, designed to go where you go – on planes, trains, boats or cars. There are six titles: backgammon, chess, checkers, tic-tac-toe, hangman and dominoes. Each game comes in a zippered tin with carrying handle. Great idea!

Are You Phrazy? Is a perfect pastime for baby boomers who recall such culture catch phrases as "Talk to the hand" and "Been there, done that." For 4-8 players, ages 10 and up. Instead of watching TV, you can live it with Are You Phrazy? The TV Edition. Blurt out and butt in with such phrases as "And away we go" and "The devil made me do it." For ages 8 and up, 4-12 players.

Letterflip is a word game for 2 players (ages 10 and up) who combine clever deduction and a little luck to identify concealed words. Card tray contains 150 double-sided cards. $19.99.

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