2016 Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide for Travelling Parents

Better late than never? I feel like I say that every year! If you are anything like me, you aren’t done your shopping in October… So scroll through our list and get shopping!


We are also still loving the items on our 2015 Gift Guide - we have a great list of ideas specifically for the travelling mom or dad!



Here is our 2016 Gift Guide for parents travelling with a baby:

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For Inspiration

National Geographic - 100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life

Nat Geo 100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life

This is a great book to dream and plan as a family.  Though your baby will be too young right now, it's never to early to start planning all the wonderful family vacations you will have together!

Lonely Planet - The Travel Book

The Travel Book - Inspiration for Travelling Parents

Touted as an essential travel book for every household, you'll find every country in the world in this book. Flip open the pages and let yourself be inspired for your next trip!

Baby Can Travel Guides

Baby Can Travel Guides - Be More Prepared by Doing Less

Our travel guides were written specifically for parents. If you are travelling to Paris, Barcelona, NYC or London, you won't find this baby specific information in any other travel guide. If it's your first time travelling with your baby, our Baby Can Travel: Anywhere guide has everything you need to know about travelling with a baby. 

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Lonely Planet's Where To Go When

Where to go When - Inspiration for Travelling Parents

Choosing where to go at the right time is especially important when travelling with babies and toddlers. This book can help you decide where to go based on climate or value for each month of the year. 

For Getting Around

Ergobaby Baby Carrier

Ergo baby carrier - a perfect gift for parents who travel with their baby

A baby carrier is a must when travelling with a baby. You will use it at the airport and for visiting attractions that are not stroller friendly. 

Britax Travel Cart

Transport your car seat onto your flight with ease with this travel cart

If you are travelling with car seats, having this Britax travel cart to wheel them along will make getting to your destination so much easier.

For Eating

My Little Seat Travel Highchair

Travel highchair for your baby

This is a great option for a travel highchair. It takes up very little space and can even be thrown in the washing machine. With this you won't need to worry about restaurants having highchairs!

My Brest Friend Inflatable Travel Nursing Pillow

Travel Nursing Pillow for Travel with Your Baby

Having a nursing pillow can make feeding your baby so much easier. This inflatable travel nursing pillow would take up little room in your carry-on and could be used on the flight. 

Boon Silicone Feeding Items

Boon Baby Feeder for travel
Boon Baby Feeder for travel
Boon sippy cup lids for travel

Once your baby starts solids, your time will become much more centered around feeding your baby. Having items that make feeding on-the-go quicker and easier will mean more time to see the sights!

ZoLi On-the-Go Formula and Snack Dispenser

On-the-go snack container for travel with baby

Babies and toddlers eat a lot of snacks. This versatile dispenser can be used for both formula and snacks, making it the perfect item to bring along on your trip. 

For Sleeping

Fly-Tot - Inflatable Cushion For Flying

fly-tot cushion for flights with babies, toddler and children who travel

This inflatable cushion will improve your flying experience! By filling in the foot area between the seats, it will create a bed for your child to stretch out on and sleep! See our full review here. 

CoziGo - Sleep Cover

Sleep cover to help baby sleep while travel on the flight, stroller and on-the-go

Getting your baby to sleep on a flight or on-the-go in the stroller can be difficult with the distracting world around. The CoziGo is here to help your baby fall asleep faster and stay asleep longer! 

KidCo Peapod Plus Infant Travel Bed

Infant travel bed for travel with your baby

Though not appropriate for younger babies, this infant travel bed can fit right in your luggage. That's one less than to carry and one less thing to worry about!

BRICA Fold N’ Go Travel Bassinet

Travel bassinet for travel with your baby

For younger babies, this fold up bassinet works well for travel. You won't have to worry about having a crib at your destination or what the hotel will provide you with.

Lotus Travel Crib & Portable Baby Playard

Lotus travel crib for travel with your baby

If you prefer to have a crib and playard, the Lotus travel crib is a great travel crib with it's super fast setup and backpack portability. It even fits as a carry-on!

Totokan Baby Monitor

Baby monitor for parents who travel with their baby

This baby monitor is portable and water-resistant, making it an ideal baby monitor for travelling parents. You can get the image of your child streamed directly to your smartphone. 

For Bedtime

Signstek Baby Travel Inflatable Tub

Inflatable tub for babies or infants who travel

If a bath is part of your bedtime routine, you will want to continue that on the road to ensure your baby has the best sleep possible. If a tub is unavailable, this non-slip inflatable tub will do the trick!

Travel Board Books

paris travel baby book
san diego travel baby book
london travel baby book
nyc travel baby book
nyc travel baby book

Start to introduce your baby to the world of travel with this collection of board books! They would go along perfectly with a set of Baby Can Travel Guides for Paris, London or NYC too. If San Diego is in your travel plans, we also have a FREE guide for taking a baby or toddler there.

For Playing

Meraki Toys

travel toy for baby, infant, toddler
travel toy for baby, infant, toddler

Nobody wants to cart around a bag full of toys. These beautiful handmade travel toys won't take up any space and will keep your baby or toddler entertained on your trip.

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