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plugbug worldWelcome to IndependentTraveler.com’s 12 Days of Travel Giveaways! Every day between December 2 and December 13, we’ll feature a different travel product for our readers to win. You may enter to win as many items as you wish (but only once per item).

Today’s featured product is a PlugBug World iPad/iPhone charger. This gadget is ideal for people who travel with a MacBook and an iPad or iPhone; it attaches to any MacBook power adapter to create a dual charger for both your laptop and your mobile device. It includes five different snap-on plugs, allowing it to fit into just about any electrical outlet around the world. You can purchase this product for $44.99 on the Twelve South website.

Want to win the PlugBug World? Leave a comment below by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 15, 2013. We’ll pick one person at random to win the gadget. This giveaway is open only to residents of the Lower 48 United States and the District of Columbia. To read the full contest rules, click here.

Editor’s Note: This contest has ended. The winner is Gina Strickland. Congratulations!

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— written by Sarah Schlichter

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59 Responses to “12 Days of Travel Giveaways, Day 5: PlugBug World”

  1. Nancy Hart-Esposito says:

    love this item!

  2. Jim W. says:

    Pretty cool!

  3. James says:

    Count me in!

  4. chontzy says:

    That’s a handy gift!

  5. oh that little Plug Bug Charger would keep me talking all day long with out a pause… my laptop would hum to the tap tap of my key strokes on my laptop
    a cure-all to a weak battery… love it …that’s on my list.

  6. Catherine Luce says:

    Ilove this web site

  7. Kelly Malleck says:

    cool item!

  8. Lori Deremer says:

    I love it – I never have the right plug

  9. Theresa Dell says:

    This would be perfect, tired of carrying around a bunch of different charger plugs

  10. Jake says:

    That would be great for being abroad

  11. Sue says:

    Would be a great item for traveling!

  12. Erin Smith says:

    Cool device. Thanks!

  13. Ginger says:

    Last year Santa (my generous son-in-law in Madrid) gave me a MacBook Air for Christmas. I am 67 & this is the first computer I have ever owned. Before I always had to use cyber cafes, hostels, libraries, etc. I do a lot of traveling & could really use this so I can take my laptop with me now.
    I hope Santa picks me.

  14. Joan B. says:

    Would certainly put it to good use with all the electronics we take on our trips.

  15. Diane JG says:

    Definitely could use one of these – please!!

  16. Holly says:

    Looks like the ticket for my travels with iPhone and iPad!

  17. Colleen says:

    Looks ultra convenient & something they can’t confiscate! Perfect travel tool!

  18. Gina says:

    Love it! Would be so much better than the tangle of cords I carry now.

  19. Barbie says:

    Ho, Ho, Ho!!!! I wonder if Santa reads these comments……If you (Santa) do, maybe you know this would fit into my Christmas stocking…Can’t miss my stocking, it’s the one with your picture on it…..Merry Christmas to all!

  20. Carole says:

    I could definitely use one of these. With a MacBook Air, a mini iPad and my iPhone, I always need to charge at least two of them!

  21. Emjay says:

    This would be great! I spent T’giving boondocking in southern ARizona in my trailer and had lots of electronic gizmos to charge. This would be extra helpful!

  22. Terry Kong says:

    I’m a geek… this would come in so handy!!!
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  23. Jan Davidson says:

    Would love this!

  24. Laura says:

    Thanks for the chance. This would be a nice win.

  25. Eileen Bussenger says:

    Handy and practical…great for traveling!

  26. Linda Knight says:

    We use the IPAD when we teach Scottish dancing. Looks like it would be great to have for when the battery gets low.

  27. LInda Conner says:

    I love this!!! How handy it would be.

  28. Kathy Browning says:

    I have both a Macbook and an iPhone and this charger would be great to have when traveling!

  29. Jillian says:

    This would be so handy for my life!!!!

  30. Natalie Mugavero says:

    This is such an innovative idea! Love it.

  31. Michele Hayes says:

    Would love to win. Thanks.

  32. sharon says:

    fab product!

  33. Robin says:

    Need this

  34. Larry says:

    Keep yourself fully charged with PlugBug World in your bag !!

  35. David Jetton says:

    What a good idea.

  36. Arthur Foster says:

    This would sure come in handy!!!

  37. Renate Wilson says:

    THis is a great way to introduce new products ! Would love to try this one.

  38. Janet S. says:

    This would be a great accessory for my new MacBook Air.

  39. Leslie Walden says:

    Maybe since it’s red I could find it easier in my bag.

  40. Linda says:

    I carry many electrical devices. This would be great for all my travels.

  41. CJ Thomas says:

    Exactly what I need for my travels

  42. Pamela Boyd says:

    Light, convenient, easy to pack! What could be better?

  43. Maureen says:

    As a MAC girl, I could use this!

  44. Ravi says:

    Hopefully it works in India

  45. Phyllis says:

    THis would be so much handier!

  46. Adrian Bagayas says:

    cool concept

  47. Sue Madrid says:

    Since I drank the Apple koolaid, I can’t seem to get enough “product” to prevent regular occurrences of the DT’s. Fortunately, the addiction is slightly cheaper than the cost of rehab.

  48. Lesly C says:

    so necessary for traveling

  49. Mya Campbell says:

    Wonder if it would work in Argentina?

  50. kathy decicco says:

    Also great for my techie daughter!

  51. Sounds wonderful as we always forget some kind of special plug!

  52. sunchicka says:

    THis would be awesome for my brother!

  53. Nikki says:

    Would love to win this! Thanks!

  54. Justine says:

    Great for devices that are always dying on folks!

  55. Micheline says:

    Very smart design!

  56. nadia says:

    Could use this on my international trips. Thanks.

  57. Nonna says:

    good for overseas trips!

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