People buy souvenirs to be reminded of special moments from trips. Sometimes they want something to help them remember those special moments. That small item from the place you traveled and toured around is a physical memory. These purchases are a symbol of moments of fun or relaxation.

Icelolly.com — a travel site — came up with a list of the best and worst souvenirs for tourists. Some of the items listed are as simple as a t-shirt, magnet, or a key chain. Some of them are more permanent. People actually get tattoos when they travel to remind them of their trip.

When it comes to travel keepsakes, they said most people prefer items that are small or inexpensive. They also mentioned how the story behind the souvenir is better than the object itself. You may want to consider these souvenirs during your next destination gift shop trip.

Here are 5 of the most popular souvenirs tourist buy. See their full list here.

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