One of the great joys (and occasional stresses) of traveling is the part where you try to figure out what to bring home to remind you of what a fun time you had – without ending up with dusty boxes full of shot glasses and magnets in the back of your closet. It’s a tricky balance, and one that can take a lifetime to figure out, but these 17 people definitely have the right idea.

Consider “The Tattoo.” After all, you don’t have to store it, and you don’t have to dig it out to look back on that amazing trip to New Zealand or your wild week in Cleveland – it’s right there, reminding you to book your next trip every single day.

#17. Gorgeous.

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#16. Cool variation on the airplane theme.

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#15. When you want to remind yourself to go…

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#14. Never stop.

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#13. This is a large (but gorgeous) commitment.

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#12. …someday

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#11. I love this.

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#10. This is a beautiful illustration.

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#9. Simple and beautiful.

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#8. Love the colors.

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#7. The safe way to bring your passport everywhere you go.

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#6. #NeverForget

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#5. This is a cool representation.

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#4. I heart tiny tattoos.

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#3. Landscape tattoos are not my thing but this is super creative and detailed.

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#2. This would be cool for your favorite destination OR your beloved home base.

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#1. I would copy this, for sure.

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