Buddy The Traveling Monkey Shop

Hello and welcome to the Buddy The Traveling Monkey Shop! Below you’ll find some of our favorite travel items. Everything from the backpacks we use to the services we use to make travel more affordable. These items are sure to get you inspired and will help you along on your next adventure.

Carry-On Essentials

Besides some clothes, these items are always in our backpack. We go more in-depth on these items in this post.

Carry-On Essentials

Zazzle luggage tag

Cold Weather Items

Before we traveled to Iceland, we realized how unprepared we were for cold climates. These items helped us survive lol!

Cold Weather Items

Warm Weather Items

We head to the beach as often as we can! We grew up in Florida, can you blame us? 😉

Warm Weather Items

Buddy The Traveling Monkey Gear

Show the world how much you love Buddy The Traveling Monkey! Whether you’re on a trip or hanging out at home, we’ve got something for you. To see all products, click here.

Buddy The traveling monkey products, part of Our Carry-On Travel Essentials

Trusted Housesitters

Trusted Housesitters has become invaluable to us since becoming nomadic. We look for homes in a city we want to visit and are able to explore over an extended amount of time, without having to pay for accommodation! You can read about our personal experience with Trusted Housesitters and when you’re ready to sign up, click here and use code RAF79399 at check out to receive 25% off.

Trusted Housesitters homepage


Occasionally when we travel we do need to book a place to stay for a few days. We recommend AirBnB, especially if you’re wanting a more authentic travel experience. If you’re thinking of signing up, click this link to get a $40 credit that will automatically be applied towards your first reservation.

AirBnB credit

World Travel Tracker Map

We think this is such a fun way to keep track of your travels! Scratch off each country or state as you visit. Click here for more info.

Track your travels with this fun World Travel Tracker Map by Landmass Goods. It's a great way to inspire others and fuel your own wanderlust.