Island Themed Gifts

Island Themed Gifts

by Allie Whalen
Stripes Okinawa

Raise your hand if you love giving gifts! Raise your hand if you love giving gifts, but you don’t love running around to buy it all and you never seem to find the time to pack it up and take it to the post office. Raise your hand if you’d rather leave the gift-giving to someone else!!

This blog post is for you - whether you love giving gifts or not. And this blog post is especially for those of us that live overseas and can never seem to make it to the post office on time to mail those thoughtful presents.

I have put together gift ideas that are easy to buy (and ship!) on Amazon and will give the gift receiver some island love. You don’t have to spend extra time -searching for just the right thing. Get all of your island-themed ideas right here!

I hope you’ve found something for your favorite neighbor, babysitter, or the friend that’s only a text away! I just love giving gifts but sometimes with the busyness of the season and holiday traveling it’s nice to be able to find the right present on Amazon.

Let me know over on Instagram or Facebook if you’ve found the perfect gift for your loved ones! And don’t forget to save this list to your Pinterest gift idea board so you have it handy in the future when you’re scrambling to find a gift.


Allie Whalen is a culinary artist and amateur photographer with a love for the outdoors. She has recently begun sharing her experiences online where she talks about natural and healthy ways to take care of your body and the world around you. She is a military spouse based in Okinawa near Camp Hansen. Allie and her family are excited make beautiful Okinawa their best move yet. There they enjoy the rugged, tranquil life on the northern parts of the island. You can find Allie’s blog at, where she details her travels, basic conservation techniques, home education, and leading a healthy lifestyle.

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