7 Amazon #PrimeDay Deals Especially for Travelers

Jul 11, 2017

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Amazon’s Prime Day has arrived and with it an entire world of epic deals just waiting to be snatched up. But with thousands of products to choose from and only so much time before each deal runs out, it can be difficult to track down the best hits. Never fear: The Points Guy has scoured Amazon’s Prime Day deals to find the unbeatable items that might be worth a look, particularly for travelers on the hunt for new gear. Plus, JetBlue TrueBlue members can earn as much as 6x points on Prime Day purchases.

1. Samsonite Spinner

Amazon lists this among the top deals of the day and we have to agree. At 66% off, these Samsonite spinner hardside bags are the definition of a steal. You’ll save $184 off the full price — more than enough to book a flight to somewhere fun. This deal is live.

2. FlyHawk RFID Blocking Wallet

Credit cards are your gateway to the sky, so it might be worth it investing in some extra gear to keep them safe. This Italian leather wallet will do just that, with built-in RFID-blocking technology to stop would-be hackers from accessing your cards. This deal starts: 7:35pm.FLYHAWK RFID BLOCKING WALLET

3. Samsung 360˚ VR Camera

Record your next adventure abroad from a whole new perspective with the Samsung Gear VR camera — available at a steep 69% discount throughout the day. It’s an awesome entry price for a piece of tech still very much on the rise, and a great way to wow your friends with all-immersive 360˚ video. This deal is live.

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4. Bagail Packing Cubes

Fight back against bad organization with a full set of luggage packing cubes that’ll save you headaches on the go. With six nifty pouches designed to slide into a checked bag, you might  avoid the mid-trip travesty that is clothing stew. This deal is live.

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5. Firefield Tracker Night Vision Goggle Binoculars

Take the tourist experience to a whole new level when you strap into this pair of night-vision goggles, one of the most intriguing deals out there today. Just make sure you’re not walking around city streets with these bad boys on. This deal is live.

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6. Knomo World Travel Adaptor

Travel the world without fear of forgetting the right plug with this all-in-one adaptor kit. It’s got three different prongs that collectively cover 220 different countries, according to the product listing. That’s enough to keep your gear charged just about anywhere. This deal starts at 2:45pm.

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7. Sony Wireless Headphones

Drone out the wretched baby in seat 17F with this pair of wireless headphones from Sony, available through the close of Prime Day at a $100 discount. They pack some serious power — more than enough to block out ambient airline noise. This deal is live.

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Are you shopping #PrimeDay deals today? Let us know what you find in the comments below.

Featured photo of Amazon Warehouse courtesy of Eric Piermont via Getty Images.

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