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10 Philly Stores to Shop for Travel Essentials

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Pine Street's Omoi is the online place in Philly to shop the travel-friendly ALL Knitwear x Baggu collab. Image credit: Omoi Zakka Shop

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They say the best part of traveling is just getting to your destination, a statement that's undermined by airport delays, lost luggage, and that snot-nosed kid who keeps kicking the back of your seat. Whether you're departing by train, plane, or automobile, travel essentials from these 10 Philly stores will help make your trip a little less painful. Bon voyage!


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1. Eastern Mountain Sports

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3401 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 382-0930
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You'll find practical travel essentials (eye masks, suitcase locks, packable rain jackets) at EMS. [Image credit: Eastern Mountain Sports]

2. Fireside Camp Supply

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2207 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(267) 928-2757
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Even if you're not embarking on a camping adventure, your toes will appreciate slipping into a pair of Minnetonka moccasins from Fireside Camp Supply. [Image credit: Fireside Camp Supply]

3. Hello World

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257 S 20th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 545-5207
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Expect cute and quirky luggage tags, passport covers, watches, and travel cases at this indie boutique.[Image credit: Hello World]

4. Omoi Zakka Shop

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1608 Pine St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 545-0963
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Looking to catch up on some correspondece mid-flight? This Japanese import store is Philly's go-to place for fun and functional pens, pencils, journals, and notebooks. You'll also find bags, passport covers, mini candles, and other travel essentials here. [Image credit: Omoi/Facebook]

5. Robinson Luggage

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201 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 735-9859
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This Philly luggage stalwart is due to close next month (sad face), so hurry in now for luggage from the likes of Tumi, Kipling, Boyt, Victorinox, and more.[Image credit: Robinson Luggage]

6. Scarlett Alley

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241 Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 592-7898
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Stop into this Old City staple for mini speakers, tech cases, cosmetic cases, sleep sacks, and eye masks to help you tune out annoying travel mates.[Image credit: Scarlett Alley]

7. Third Street Habit

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153 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 925-5455
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A staple Third Street Habit offering, fold-able flats from Yosi Samra are an essential of any carry-on. [Image credit: Yosi Samra]

8. The Spiral Bookcase

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112 Cotton St
Philadelphia, PA 19127
(215) 482-0704
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Head to Manayunk's The Spiral Bookcase to pick up a new book or magazine to help you pass time between the legs of your trip. [Image credit: The Spiral Bookcase]

9. Tselaine

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1927 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 301-4752
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If you're headed somewhere cold, Tselaine's Echo Touch gloves are a customer favorite. Bonus: They're touchscreen compatible.

10. United By Blue Coffeehouse and Clothier

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144 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(800) 779-0240
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Traveling with a member of the opposite sex? UBB provides eye-catching, gender-neutral totes, bags, and laptop cases that neither of you will mind lugging around. [Image credit: United by Blue]

1. Eastern Mountain Sports

3401 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
You'll find practical travel essentials (eye masks, suitcase locks, packable rain jackets) at EMS. [Image credit: Eastern Mountain Sports]
3401 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

2. Fireside Camp Supply

2207 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Even if you're not embarking on a camping adventure, your toes will appreciate slipping into a pair of Minnetonka moccasins from Fireside Camp Supply. [Image credit: Fireside Camp Supply]
2207 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146

3. Hello World

257 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Expect cute and quirky luggage tags, passport covers, watches, and travel cases at this indie boutique.[Image credit: Hello World]
257 S 20th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

4. Omoi Zakka Shop

1608 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Looking to catch up on some correspondece mid-flight? This Japanese import store is Philly's go-to place for fun and functional pens, pencils, journals, and notebooks. You'll also find bags, passport covers, mini candles, and other travel essentials here. [Image credit: Omoi/Facebook]
1608 Pine St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

5. Robinson Luggage

201 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
This Philly luggage stalwart is due to close next month (sad face), so hurry in now for luggage from the likes of Tumi, Kipling, Boyt, Victorinox, and more.[Image credit: Robinson Luggage]
201 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

6. Scarlett Alley

241 Race St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
Stop into this Old City staple for mini speakers, tech cases, cosmetic cases, sleep sacks, and eye masks to help you tune out annoying travel mates.[Image credit: Scarlett Alley]
241 Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

7. Third Street Habit

153 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
A staple Third Street Habit offering, fold-able flats from Yosi Samra are an essential of any carry-on. [Image credit: Yosi Samra]
153 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

8. The Spiral Bookcase

112 Cotton St, Philadelphia, PA 19127
Head to Manayunk's The Spiral Bookcase to pick up a new book or magazine to help you pass time between the legs of your trip. [Image credit: The Spiral Bookcase]
112 Cotton St
Philadelphia, PA 19127

9. Tselaine

1927 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
If you're headed somewhere cold, Tselaine's Echo Touch gloves are a customer favorite. Bonus: They're touchscreen compatible.
1927 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

10. United By Blue Coffeehouse and Clothier

144 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Traveling with a member of the opposite sex? UBB provides eye-catching, gender-neutral totes, bags, and laptop cases that neither of you will mind lugging around. [Image credit: United by Blue]
144 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106