10 Travel Photo Keepsake Ideas

10 fun keepsake ideas for cherishing your travel memories from

Traveling is one of my biggest passions in life. Whether it be an impromptu weekend stay two towns over, a cross-country road trip or a jaunt across the pond to wander the streets of Europe, I literally can’t get enough. Admittedly though, I’m far worse at preserving and showcasing my travel photos and mementos than I am at packing a suitcase. With a fair amount of travel on the docket for me this fall, I’ve started rounding up a few ideas on how I can document my adventures. Last week we talked about 10 cool ideas for displaying photos in your home and today? Today it’s all about 10 travel photo keepsake ideas!

  • My Travels Notebook 1 of 10
    My Travels Notebook
    This little pocket-sized travel notebook is perfect for doodles, sketches and logging adventures! I love the cover illustration and the kraft paper cover.
    $7 from Happy Dappy Bits.
  • I Was Here Travel Book 2 of 10
    I Was Here Travel Book
    A sweet travel book for the adventurer at heart, I Was Here features adorable illustrations, prompts you to explore whatever city you may be in with adventure guides and provides spots for cataloging all of your favorites.
    $16.95 from Chronicle Books.
  • Homemade Travel Diary 3 of 10
    Homemade Travel Diary
    This homemade travel diary is so beautiful, made from old books, remnants of craft paper, and envelopes and tickets collected while traveling. I love this idea! You could recreate it with any notebook.
    Photo from Inmost Light.
  • Envelope Travel Journal 4 of 10
    Envelope Travel Journal
    My favorite feature of this travel journal is the big tie-tab envelopes, which you can stuff full of ticket stubs and little trinkets.
    $30 from Cursive New York.
  • Leather Keepsake Travel Book 5 of 10
    Leather Keepsake Travel Book
    A true keepsake, this leatherbound travel journal makes the perfect sketch book and place to tuck your favorite travel photos.
    $56 from Baum-Kuchen.
  • Printable Travel Log 6 of 10
    Printable Travel Log
    This printable travel log pages are so ingenious! With guides, maps for tracking where you've been, and slots for photos, you can customize your own travel journal!
    $18 from Bubbo.
  • Embroidered Map Wall Art 7 of 10
    Embroidered Map Wall Art
    I am certifiably obsessed with this idea! Track your journeys by embroidering your travel path on a map, then frame alongside your favorite trip photos!
    Get the how-to at Martha Stewart.
  • Photo Collage Frame 8 of 10
    Photo Collage Frame
    Yes! That's the only thing to really say about this one. Print your travel photos at small scale and create a dramatic, oversized photo collage frame to revisit your favorite destinations from the comfort of your living room.
    Photo from Apartment Therapy.
  • Photo Shower Curtains 9 of 10
    Photo Shower Curtains
    Quirky and fun, consider blowing up a favorite travel photo and having it printed on a shower curtain! It's a bold, modern addition to the washroom.
    Pricing from $149 at Photo Shower Curtain.
  • Vintage Postcard Travel Journal 10 of 10
    Vintage Postcard Travel Journal
    I absolutely adore this idea, combining vintage postcards, your favorite travel photos, and little scribblings about what you've seen and done. So sweet!
    Get the how-to at A Beautiful Mess.

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